“…a 43% rate increase will drive healthier, younger, and middle-aged individuals out of the market.”
“…a substantial increase in cost for New Yorkers who don’t get help from subsidies under Obamacare.”
“data shows average premiums were 105% higher in 2017 than in 2013…”
“Look, and whose fault is this?”
“The factors that I have described to you today lead to instability and to a spiral…”
“If I vote for this healthcare bill, it will be the end of my career.”
“That’s the group that felt the full force of the doubling of premiums in our state.”
“Americans have choices, and they’ve got to make a choice.”
Breaking: The subsidy tree is a myth.
“It’s baloney — not worth it.”
Laugh it up.
“about half of the people in the individual market are not getting such tax credits”
A curious lack of curiosity.
“And so the question is, what happened?”
“Republicans will pounce on the numbers…”
Take Note (7).
“Its utter failures become more obvious by the day.”
“The cheapest policies amount to…double her mortgage…”
Having one very expensive choice is not a competitive market
As Bill Clinton said: “It doesn’t work.”
ObamaCare another millstone.
Follow the money. And in this case it’s not nearly all in the cost of prescription drugs
“Obamacare failed because it flunked Economics 101 and Human Nature 101.”
Coattails vs boat anchors.
“This isn’t a death blow for the Affordable Care Act”?
“I think there’s a real risk that other insurers pull out.”
Tennessee hit with 40%+ premium hikes.
“…we are planning to stay in this market for another year. “
“…it still is a kick, to say the least.”
More could drop out of rate hikes are denied.
And taxpayers, too!
“Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas is seeking an average premium increase of nearly 60 percent for 2017…”
Just the facts, man. Just the facts.
Plus, the NYT confirms: Premiums going up sharply … again.
Plus, more price spikes for 2017.
Bad vendor. Bad! No cookie!
“The Corps is just starting to grapple with the issues the court has identified.”
“So you want me to sing my praises, is that what you’re saying?”