Repeal and Replace News

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives have introduced legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act.  Two GOP lawmakers from Colorado — U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner and U.S. Rep. Ken Buck — said that they have concerns about the package unveiled this week. … [Read more...]

Reality check: fixing health care requires repeal of Obamacare

By Doug Lamborn, Ken Buck, Mike Coffman and Scott Tipton | PUBLISHED: January 13, 2017 at 5:06 pm | UPDATED: January 13, 2017 at 6:20 pm Two weeks into 2017, it is clearer than ever that fixing our nation’s health care system will require a full repeal of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act (AC … [Read more...]

Infographic: Effects of President Donald Trump’s Healthcare Reform Proposals

There are four options under President Donald Trump's Affordable Care Act repeal and replace, according to a new infographic by NEJM Catalyst. The infographic examines the impact of each of these options on: the number of uninsured, the number of individuals in poor health; the annual average … [Read more...]

Trump Administration is looking to unwind the Affordable Care Act

President Trumps first Executive Order on Friday, January 20th, guides federal agencies to ease the “regulatory burdens” of ObamaCare.  One of the more unpopular components of the Affordable Care Act is the requirement to buy insurance. Trump’s order directs government agencies to minimize the econom … [Read more...]

What’s Up with the Individual Mandate?

With health reform delays and exceptions in the news, you may wonder if the individual mandate is in effect for 2014. It is. While employer mandates have been delayed, the individual mandate took effect on January 1. That means almost every American is expected to obtain health coverage through … [Read more...]

What Should I Know About the Health Insurance Mandate?

2014 made the requirements for participating in the Affordable Care Act mandatory. There are a few things you need to know to avoid penalties. Here is a quick Q&A to get you on the right track: What is the individual mandate? The Affordable Care Act makes it mandatory for all Americans to have … [Read more...]