Expert analysis of the latest health reform issues

Nevada consumers with coverage through HealthCare.gov can now use the state-run website to select their 2020 coverage this fall.

The Scoop: September 6, 2019 Edition

September 6, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Five exchanges extend open enrollment; Idaho’s 'coverage choice' Medicaid expansion proposal has… Read more

Arizona voters may see a ballot initiative to codify ACA consumer protections.

The Scoop: August 30, 2019 Edition

August 30, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Rhode Island reinsurance program receives federal approval; New Mexico will ban surprise balance… Read more

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper | Reuters: Brian Snyder

The Scoop: August 23, 2019 Edition

August 23, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Reinsurance gets federal approval in Montana and Delaware; Maryland short-term plans will cover mental… Read more

Montana plans to seek federal approval for a Medicaid work requirement, and is accepting public comments on the proposal.

The Scoop: August 16, 2019 Edition

August 16, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Delaware codifies ACA consumer protections; insurers join or expand their participation in 15 state… Read more

The Scoop: August 9, 2019 Edition

August 9, 2019 – In this edition of The Scoop: Washington, Vermont insurance commissioners crack down on bogus health plans; judge rejects New Hampshire’s… Read more

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis says a reinsurance pool approved by the federal government will drive down insurance premiums in the state.

The Scoop: August 2, 2019 Edition

August 2, 2019 – In this edition of The Scoop: North Dakota and Colorado state reinsurance programs receive federal approval; CMS rejects Utah's request for… Read more

10 ways the GOP sabotaged Obamacare

12 ways the GOP sabotaged Obamacare

July 26, 2019 – The story of Obamacare's problems is not complete unless we take a look back at all the ways Republican lawmakers took steps to… Read more

A new survey reveals that the population with the highest rate of uninsurance cares about health coverage, but needs more information about options.

Millennial coverage challenges are largely about cost, awareness

July 9, 2019 – A new survey reveals that the population with the highest rate of uninsurance cares about health coverage, but needs more information about… Read more

Fourteen states have either locked in – or made progress toward implementing – at least ten provisions that will help preserve the ACA's impact.

What’s YOUR state doing to save the ACA?

June 7, 2019 – Fourteen states have either locked in – or made progress toward – at least ten provisions that will help preserve the Affordable Care… Read more

The kegger celebrating an attack on our healthcare

May 4, 2019 – Two years ago, House Republicans passed their bill (called AHCA) to gut the Affordable Care Act, and then held a kegger to celebrate.I… Read more

Peter Morley talks about healthcare with Senator Tammy Duckworth.

This battle to protect Americans with pre-existing conditions is personal

March 28, 2019 – Peter Morley's own chronic health issues (10+ and counting) inspired him to share the stories of other Americans with pre-existing… Read more

President Trump and House Republicans celebrate House passage of a bill to repeal major parts of the Affordable Care Act.

Not even the slightest pretense:

March 26, 2019 – Since last night, my Twitter feed has been blowing up with people freaking out over the latest attack on justice, the rule of law and… Read more