New estimates show that recent efforts to eliminate pre-existing condition protections could leave millions of women and girls at risk of being charged more or denied coverage for individual insurance.
The new plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act would have the same devastating results as earlier bills.
The pattern is clear: Health insurers are raising premiums in 2019, and the efforts of the Trump administration and its allies to sabotage the ACA are to blame.
State-by-State Estimated Premium Increases due to Individual Mandate Repeal and Short-Term Plan Rule
Marketplace sabotage is projected to increase 2019 benchmark marketplace premiums by $1,013 on average.
After a 2016 Supreme Court decision, policymakers must re-evaluate strategies for collecting health care data.
New analysis by CAP further explains the range of health care discrimination faced by LGBTQ people and HHS's critical role in combatting it under Section 1557.
This proposal guarantees the right of all Americans to enroll in the same high-quality plan modeled after the Medicare program.
Conservatives rely on old, inaccurate myths about Medicaid to defend their proposals to cut this essential program.
Federal cuts to advertising and outreach as well as shorter open enrollment periods appear to have dampened enrollment on HealthCare.gov.
Imposing work requirements for parents could introduce instability to children’s health care coverage and increase stress in homes across America.
New data from the Center for American Progress show that LGBTQ people frequently avoid health care and experience discrimination in these settings, underscoring the importance of ACA.
By taking these steps, states can lower premiums, increase the number of people with health insurance coverage, and prevent substandard plans from undermining their insurance markets.
On average, about 29,800 fewer people in each congressional district would have coverage by 2025.
The next U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services will play a pivotal role in creating a health care system that supports women’s and families’ health care needs.
This interactive map provides information on the lowest premium net of tax credits for sample households.