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ACA Watch | September 26, 2017

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ACA Watch | September 26, 2017
September 30 is a crucial deadline for the GOP. It marks the last day that Senators could pass a bill through the “fast track” budget reconciliation process. In the past week, several Republican Senators have announced that they would not vote for the Graham-Cassidy bill, including Senators Rand Paul (R-KY), John McCain (R-AZ), and Susan Collins (R-ME). With a 52-to-48 advantage, the GOP holds more Senate seats, and could only afford to lose two votes from their party and still pass legislatio...
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ACA Watch | July 11, 2017

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ACA Watch | July 11, 2017
Today GOP leaders will meet with other Republican Senators to discuss new revisions of the most recent health care bill to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 (BCRA) has faced criticism from GOP moderates, as well as being unpopular with lobbying groups and the general public who fear the loss of coverage for vulnerable Americans. The Congressional Research Service (CRS) provides clarity with their superb side-by-side "Comparison of the AHCA and the ...
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ACA Watch | January 31, 2017

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ACA Watch | January 31, 2017
Today marks the last day of open enrollment to sign up for health coverage plans on the federal Marketplace for 2017 under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Last week congressional Republicans attended a policy retreat in Philadelphia, hoping to shape details and a timeline for repealing the ACA and replacing it with an alternate plan.
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ACA Watch | January 24, 2017

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ACA Watch | January 24, 2017
President Trump’s Executive Order sets broad policy objectives and allowed the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other Agencies to interpret ACA law more liberally.
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ACA Watch | January 10, 2017

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ACA Watch | January 10, 2017
The repeal of the Affordable Care Act begins as Republicans move forward with a Budget Resolution bill.
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ACA Compliance Updates 2016: Are All Your Ducks in a Row? | WASB | January 20, 2016
Employee Benefits Corporation is pleased to announce that Sue Sieger, ACFCI, CAS and Senior Compliance Consultant, will be giving a presentation called “ACA Compliance Updates 2016: Are All Your Ducks in a Row?” as part of the Wisconsin Association of School Boards’(WASB) 2016 Joint State Education Convention. The convention will be held on January 20-22 at Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Sue will discuss current topics in health care reform and how they impact employee benefit pl...
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