Tag Archives: ACA

Budgetary and Economic Effects of Repealing the Affordable Care Act

Budgetary and Economic Effects of Repealing the Affordable Care Act Source: Congressional Budget Office CBO and the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation estimate that, over the next decade, a repeal of the Affordable Care Act would probably increase budget deficits with or without considering the effects of macroeconomic feedback.

Monitoring the Impact of Health Reform on Americans Ages 50-64

Monitoring the Impact of Health Reform on Americans Ages 50-64 Source: AARP Public Policy Institute New AARP Public Policy Institute/Urban Institute survey data show the uninsured rates for 50- to 64-year-olds dropped 31% between December 2013 and December 2014. A bigger drop occurred in states that expanded their Medicaid programs, and the uninsured rate is […]

State-Based Exchanges Saw Higher Attrition from 2014 to 2015 Than Federally-Facilitated Exchanges

State-Based Exchanges Saw Higher Attrition from 2014 to 2015 Than Federally-Facilitated Exchanges (PDF) Source: Avelere Health (via HealthReformGPS) Exchanges run by the federal government both retained a higher percentage of 2014 enrollees and enrolled a higher percentage of new enrollees in 2015 than states that run their own exchanges, according to a new Avalere analysis. […]