Join the Conversation: What do you think about the individual mandate?

The individual mandate to purchase health insurance is one of the most contentious provisions of the Affordable Care Act.  Many believe it is necessary to reduce the number of uninsured and the corresponding amount of uncompensated care.  Starting in 2014, it will be paired with premium tax credits to help middle and low-income families afford … Read more

How would the House replace the healthcare reform they repealed?

Somewhat lost in the fuss around the House of Representative’s actions to repeal the Patient Protection and Accountable Care Act (PPACA) was the fact that the House’s Republican leadership actually submitted its own proposal for reforming health care.  Last year, now-Speaker John Boehner sponsored an amendment to H.R. 3962 (the “Affordable Healthcare for America Act”).  … Read more

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