July 31, 2008
Program Result Report
In 2002, the U.S. Congress enacted the Health Coverage Tax Credit to subsidize the purchase of coverage for certain individuals, particularly early retirees and workers displaced by international trade, who might otherwise be uninsured.
March 22, 2012
With Medicare spending expected to rise, one proposal would have the federal government pay a fixed contribution to health plans. Critics fear that could result in beneficiaries shouldering more of their health care costs.
October 1, 2011
An expert panel expressed divergent opinions about what constitutes affordability of health insurance premiums under the ACA.
March 1, 2010
Report examines the effects on coverage, costs, and small employer decisions to offer insurance under different scenarios for general increases in individual and ESI premiums.
June 12, 2009
New brief details the procedure of insurers investigating policyholders' medical history after a policy has been issued.