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State Premium Watch: Pricing In The New Insurance Marketplaces

State Premium Watch: Pricing In The New Insurance Marketplaces – Kaiser Health News. One of the biggest questions about Obamacare is whether its new consumer protections might lead to higher costs for some people buying coverage on their own — … Continue reading

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Delta Airlines letter to the Obama Adminstration: Obamacare NOT Business as Usual

Delta Air Lines letter to the Obama administration June 13, 2013 I want to thank you for the opportunity to meet with you at Grady Hospital in Atlanta recently to discuss the impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on … Continue reading

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5 Things to Know About the Cost of Obamacare Coverage | The Exchange – Yahoo! Finance

5 Things to Know About the Cost of Obamacare Coverage | The Exchange – Yahoo! Finance. The “sticker price” is not what most people will pay. Old coverage vs. new coverage makes it hard to compare plans. Premiums on the … Continue reading

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Low cost health plans in New Jersey being dismantled

Thanks to Obamacare: Over 100K New Jersey Residents to Lose Their Affordable Health Plans under Obamacare | National Review Online. The Star-Ledger warns that B&E customers who don’t qualify for a federal tax credit to purchase insurance can likely expect … Continue reading

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White Castle On Obamacare

White Castle On Obamacare: We May Only Hire Part-Time Workers. The restaurant chain has no intention of firing members of its current full-time staff or reducing benefits as a result of President Barack Obama’s new health care law, Richardson originally … Continue reading

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The cost of Obamacare – Purdue University

University Faces $2.8 Million Obamacare Bill | The Weekly Standard. “We are making some pretty radical changes because of ‘health care reform,’” says Purdue’s Eva Nodine. “So we wanted to make sure we had enough time to educate our employees … Continue reading

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Local Governments Cut Part-Time Hours To Avoid ObamaCare Mandate

Local Governments Cut Part-Time Hours To Avoid ObamaCare Mandate – Investors.com. Say it ain’t so… Yet while private companies are getting all this unwelcome and hostile attention, local governments across the country have been quietly doing exactly the same thing … Continue reading

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If You Work for Yourself, What Will Obamacare Mean for You? – Yahoo! News

If You Work for Yourself, What Will Obamacare Mean for You? – Yahoo! News. When she was 32, Wendy Drabick opened her own IT and accounting consulting business and started paying health insurance premiums for herself and her family, now … Continue reading

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Young male invincibles get Obamacare screw job

Who will pay higher premiums under Obamacare? Young men. The Obama administration says the Affordable Care Act will provide cheaper health insurance for millions of Americans. But some people, particularly young men who aren’t insured through their employers, could see … Continue reading

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The Obamacare rate explosion

Insurers predict 100%-400% Obamacare rate explosion | WashingtonExaminer.com. Internal cost estimates from 17 of the nation’s largest insurance companies indicate that health insurance premiums will grow an average of 100 percent under Obamacare, and that some will soar more than … Continue reading

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Dems Anxious About Obamacare Effect on 2014 Elections

Imagine: Dems Anxious About Obamacare Effect on 2014 Elections. Last Monday night, Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch who faces off with Republican Mark Sanford at the polls for South Carolina’s First Congressional District on Tuesday called the law “extremely problematic” during … Continue reading

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Obamacare: Lower Health Insurance Premiums in New York, and Higher Premiums Most Everywhere Else

Good news if you live in New York: Obamacare: Lower Health Insurance Premiums in New York, and Higher Premiums Most Everywhere Else – Hit & Run : Reason.com. Not so good news if you live everywhere else.

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Big insurers wary of joining Obamacare exchanges

Wow, who could have imagined: Big insurers wary of joining Obamacare exchanges. Interesting, the article doesn’t mention utilization/claim uncertainty. Don’t think this is a problem? Consider that the Federal high risk pool had fewer enrollees than anticipated yet suffered cost overuns and … Continue reading

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Obamacare-Reid: More Funding Needed To Prevent Health Care Law From Becoming “Train Wreck”

Only the beginning of the cost overruns. Also, can money fix a bad law? Color me skeptical.

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President must address Obamacare ‘train wreck’

President must address Obamacare ‘train wreck’ | The Great Debate. When even a key architect of Obamacare says the law’s implementation will resemble a “train wreck,” it is clear that its biggest remaining supporters need to finally level with the … Continue reading

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