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'Innovation Waivers' Allow States to Experiment, Try to Improve Upon ACA

Bob Semro | Posted 04.14.2015 | Politics
Bob Semro

It's easy to think of the Affordable Care Act as a federal program so big that it is impregnable and impervious to change. But that would be wrong. In fact, there are provisions in the ACA that allow states to change major parts of the law.

Sam Stein

Obama's Embrace Of Health Care Opt-Out Could Shift Legal, Public-Relations Debates

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House officials insisted on Monday that President Barack Obama's embrace of a provision that would give states the right to opt ou...