health insurance
Oct 2017
Jul 2017

Trump could let Obamacare ‘implode’ tomorrow

John Sexton Jul 31, 2017 7:21 PM

“Trump has only guaranteed the payments through July…”

Somebody has to pay for it

Jun 2017

It’s not a slippery slope. It’s a freaking avalanche.

“Not only are taxpayers footing the bill, but people are dying unnecessarily because of this.”

I can’t imagine what I was thinking when I said that

“…a substantial increase in cost for New Yorkers who don’t get help from subsidies under Obamacare.”

May 2017

Right or privilege? A beauty of a trick question

Ed Morrissey May 20, 2017 11:31 AM

Markets.

“The main driver of the rate change is the increasing cost of medical care.”

Connecticut insurer requests rate increase of 34%

John Sexton May 09, 2017 2:41 PM

“The state’s health insurers are asking for sizeable rate increases…”

Mar 2017

Pretty much across the board

Shortsightedness at its worst.

Oct 2016

Having one very expensive choice is not a competitive market

What could possibly go wrong? Well, actually… a lot.

“The people that are getting killed in this deal are small business people…”

Sep 2016

“There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch.”

Follow the money. And in this case it’s not nearly all in the cost of prescription drugs

Aug 2016

“This really is a math problem.”

Mar 2016
Feb 2016
Nov 2015
Oct 2015
Aug 2015

Picking winners and lots of losers

Jul 2015

Yeah, but that’s a pretty big piece

Jun 2015

Spiraling.

Dec 2014
Oct 2014

Cash grab

Jun 2014

Nothing to see here

May 2014

“When we first supported the calls for healthcare reform, we thought it was going to bring costs down.”

During the initial open enrollment period, the Obama administration released monthly enrollment reports that — even if they were exasperatingly …

Apr 2014

Nobody is surprised, right?

Relatively speaking.

Mar 2014

Quotes of the day

Erika Johnsen Mar 20, 2014 10:41 PM

“I think that everyone’s very grateful that you did this.”

The final countdown.

Feb 2014

T-minus one month to go.

And another one, gone.

Purrrrfect?

It’s almost like the left hand doesn’t know what the right is doing.

Because they’re more like… guidelines than actual rules.

Caveat emptor.