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tax credits

Trumpcare steals from the poor

The poor get poorer under GOP’s tax credit scheme

March 10, 2017 – The AHCA would result in higher premiums for older people, smaller tax credits for poorer and older people, reduced access to Medicaid for… Read more

GOP would price subsidies on age, not need.

A (Tom) Price cut for subsidized health coverage

December 14, 2016 – As a standalone replacement for the ACA, Tom Price's plan would render coverage unaffordable for the vast majority of the 20-plus million… Read more

Lordy, Lordy. Obamacare Repeal Vote 40

August 2, 2013 – Folks, there's not a snowball's chance that the creatively named "Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act of 2013" will get anywhere close to… Read more

100 days until ACA enrollment starts

June 22, 2013 – Sunday, June 23, marks 100 days until the first day that people will be able to enroll in an affordable health insurance plan through the… Read more

Spreading confusion about SHOP exchanges

April 11, 2013 – The HHS has announced a temporary change to rules for the ACA's SHOP program. Critics of the ACA are using the change to spread confusion… Read more

Obamacare’s health insurance subsidies:

December 13, 2012 – Beginning in 2014, millions of Americans will discover that they qualify for subsidies designed to help them purchase their own health… Read more