“We’re optimistic that inserting the individual mandate repeal would be helpful.”
“The factors that I have described to you today lead to instability and to a spiral…”
“We continue to evaluate our footprint with a view towards significantly reducing our exposure…”
“I think you will see a lot more withdrawals this year…”
S&P: ObamaCare enrollment may decline in 2017.
Hair of the dog.
“The rule proposed on Monday would make some changes that have been sought by insurers…”
“we all know about the death spiral that actuaries worry about…”
“I think there’s a real risk that other insurers pull out.”
“Still resilient … still capable.”
“Higher-than-expected medical costs.”
But can you keep a White House crony-corruptocrat down?
Co-op collapse the canary in the coal mine?
“It falls under its own weight if the cost becomes more than we can absorb.”
A “scary movie” strategy?
“You make everybody live with this debacle.”
It won’t just be the individual markets.
Could Republicans have been right all along?
Not enough suckers young, healthy people are buying into the system.
“You are truly a warrior, sir, allegedly against your disabled clientele.”
We’ve heard this story before