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high-risk insurance pools

“It’s not health insurance. It’s bankruptcy insurance.”

June 17, 2013 – I was approaching 60 years of age; I had exhausted my savings to pay for a private health insurance policy that was no longer financially… Read more

The Supremes and pre-existing conditions

June 24, 2012 – If the Supreme Court overturns the individual mandate that would require most Americans to buy insurance, it may rule that if everyone… Read more

Are high-risk insurance pools the answer?

January 3, 2011 – Some Republicans are promising that government funding will make the problematic high-risk pools a viable long-term answer to pre-existing… Read more