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Individual Mandate Delay

CBO: Five-Year Individual Mandate Delay Means 13 Million More Uninsured, Higher Premiums

Edwin Park | Posted 05.12.2014 | Politics
Edwin Park

Delaying health reform's individual mandate for five years, as a House bill would do to offset the cost of permanently cancelling scheduled cuts in Medicare payments to physicians, would mean about 13 million more uninsured Americans in 2018 compared to current law, with similar increases in most years that the mandate isn't in effect.

Sam Stein

White House Forcefully Defends Latest Health Care Law Change

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the president's top advisers on Tuesday accused Republicans of being transparently political in their criticisms of delays made t...

Some Democrats Now Want Obamacare Delayed

AP | Posted 10.24.2013 | Politics

BY LAURIE KELLMAN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — A growing number of the president's allies are worried about political fallout from gli...