Has Obamacare Affected More Americans than You Think?

When it comes to looking at the success or failures of Obamacare, the government and other agencies likes to use numbers and stats to help support their claims. When the government wants to shine a positive light on the reform law, they utilize statistics demonstrating how many individuals now have insurance that didn’t before. On the flip side, critics report on¬†numbers showing how many Americans still remain uninsured.

Is the number of insured Americans the only way to measure Obamacare’s success? There are several more aspects of the law that may go undetected, and sometimes even unreported.¬† Continue reading

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Court Upholds ACA Subsidies – What’s Next for Congress?

Last month, the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act’s tax subsidy program that is currently in place. This was the second ruling by the court in favor of the health care reform law in the last three years. As this point, many industry experts believe that Obamacare is here to stay and it is up to Congress to continue to evolve the law to make it work.

From the creation of a competitive marketplace to shop for insurance plans to new insurance regulations, the law is a complex law with various elements that affects every entity differently. Undoubtedly, there are weaknesses within the law. Since the Supreme Court has continued to uphold specific aspects of Obamacare, it is now up to Congress to continue to improve the law.

Here are a few issues that Congress will face in the near future:

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