Sep 2018

AP: Obamacare prices are stabilizing (mostly)

John Sexton Sep 07, 2018 3:22 PM

“This is still a market that’s unaffordable for many people who aren’t eligible for subsidies.”

Mar 2018

“Cumulatively, these premium increases would average 50 percent over the three-year period…”

Oct 2017

Obamacare silver plan premiums up an average of 34%

John Sexton Oct 26, 2017 9:21 PM

“These premium increases may allow insurers to remain in the market…”

Sep 2017
Aug 2017


Jul 2017

“There are going to be a great many Americans who tonight feel a sense of betrayal.”

Jun 2017

“…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.”

May 2017

“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…”

Apr 2017

“If I vote for this healthcare bill, it will be the end of my career.”

Mar 2017

“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.”

Jan 2017
Dec 2016

Breaking: The subsidy tree is a myth.

Nov 2016

“It’s baloney — not worth it.”

Laugh it up.

“about half of the people in the individual market are not getting such tax credits”

Oct 2016

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

Has the ObamaCare meltdown begun?

Ed Morrissey Oct 06, 2016 6:01 PM

As Bill Clinton said: “It doesn’t work.”

Sep 2016

ObamaCare another millstone.

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

Chicago Tribune: Why Obamacare failed

John Sexton Sep 09, 2016 8:41 PM

“Obamacare failed because it flunked Economics 101 and Human Nature 101.”


Aug 2016

ObamaCare price hikes may tilt the Senate toward GOP

Ed Morrissey Aug 26, 2016 12:41 PM

Coattails vs boat anchors.

Illinois ObamaCare rates skyrocketing 43-55% for 2017

Ed Morrissey Aug 25, 2016 7:01 PM

Chow down.

“This isn’t a death blow for the Affordable Care Act”?