Less than 24 hours after it was announced that Centene was buying Health Net, Aetna announced the purchase of Humana. I wonder how much longer Cigna can hold off Anthem. Let the consolidations continue!
Mo Brooks (R-AL) has entered a one sentence bill for repeal of the ACA (ObamaCare). Seen as more of a symbolic gesture (the bill did not go to vote in the House), he gets right to the point in a succinct fashion...
“Effective as of Dec. 31, 2017, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is repealed, and the provisions of law amended or repealed by such Act are restored or revived as if such Act had not been enacted.” Full article from The Libertarian Republic
An interactive subsidy map provided by Kaiser Foundation allows you to see the impact of tax credit subsidy (2020) versus income-based subsidy (current). Sorted by county in all 50 states. Those above 400% federal poverty level would do much better, those below, depends on county and income. Most below 200% would do much worse.
Subsidies under ACA are based primarily on income. Tax Credits would be based primarily on age.