Affordable Care Act
Unless clarified by the IRS or amended by Congress, the Affordable Care Act could shut down volunteer fire departments through out the country including the 60-member company in Stone Harbor.
As more Americans sign up online for healthcare under the Affordable Care Act, there is a growing envy among Pennsylvanians who would qualify for expanded Medicaid, but won’t get it come January.
Even if all goes according to plan, Healthy Pennsylvania is unlikely to go into effect until 2015.
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett unveiled details of his Medicaid reform plan today. He will submit a waiver in January to cover the uninsured, and the public comment period is now open.
The governor’s proposal will be posted online for a 30-day review period.
“Both the Medicaid and the CHIP programs are working together to reduce the number of uninsured children,” says Joan Alker, Executive Director at the Center for Children and Families.
Just days into serving a term left vacant by the death of longtime New Jersey Democratic Senator Frank Lautenberg, Booker has had to hit the ground running and he is not shying away from tackling one of the biggest issues on capital hill right now, the Affordable Care Act.
Now that many of the bugs in the process have been worked out, Philadelphia health commissioner Don Schwartz says it’s safe to encourage enrollees to sign up.
Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
Just 37% of those surveyed approve of the job President Obama is doing, while 57% disapprove.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul is a “failure” and predicts it “will not succeed — it just won’t.”
Can the nation expect to see the same positive results across the country as was seen in Massachusetts?
According to one tax expert, the IRS cannot attach a lien to personal assets for not having health insurance.
Obamacare has suffered website glitches since its initial rollout, but one group is having no problem with the law: scammers, preying on people who don’t know the ins and outs of health insurance reform.
If you are not assured by promises of a highly secure government exchange to buy health insurance, skip it.