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State-run reinsurance programs lowered Obamacare premiums: Study

State-run reinsurance programs lowered health insurance premiums by nearly 20 percent, according to a study released Wednesday that will aid Democrats seeking added funding for a federal reinsurance pool. “For states looking to stabilize their individual markets, reinsurance programs may be an attractive opportunity,” said Chris Sloan, associate principal at Avalere Health, the consulting group… Read More »

As Shutdown Drags On, Worries Emerge About Spikes In Obamacare Premiums

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, right, speaks to members of the media while Donald Trump, left, listens following a Senate Republicans policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol in Washington,  Jan. 9, 2019.   (Photo: Al Drago/Bloomberg © 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP© 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP The government shutdown has raised worries some Americans… Read More »