Tag Archives: federal poverty level

ASPE: Medicaid Expansion Lowers Marketplace Premiums

A new Obama administration report concludes that Medicaid expansion is associated with 7 percent lower age-adjusted marketplace premiums for the second-lowest cost silver plan.

August 26, 2016

Decoupling Myths About Employment And Health Insurance

A recent study published in Health Affairs found that expanding Medicaid has had no appreciable effect on employment. This begs the question, why should employment changes or job reductions have anything to do with health insurance in the first place?

February 8, 2016