The ACA and You

Photo Credit James Montgomery Flagg It is hard to quantify what the Supreme Court upholding the largest piece of legislation passed in our lifetime is going to mean for all of us.  There are innumerable variables to consider, and questions will remain years from now.  The Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly called Obamacare, will have…

America’s Healthcare Challenge 7

Healthcare costs are the largest driver to our national debt, and as you can see above, workers have not enjoyed traditional wage increases due to the rapid rate of healthcare growth in this country.  The issue of the cost is a large problem businesses will have to deal with, especially with experts predicting insurance premiums…

America’s Healthcare Challenge 8

This week’s episode of America’s Healthcare Challenge reviews some of the major themes in health policy covered so far, the pick of Rep. Paul Ryan by Mitt Romney to be the Republican Vice-Presidental nominee, and some lessons we can draw from the Massachusetts connector which of course was passed while Romney was Governor. Once again,…