How Do People Really Feel About Obamacare?
CNN Money examines opinions, facts and myths in an attempt to set the record straight. In related news, a label -- QHP, which means "qualified health plan" -- will be added to health law coverage bought by Texans from healthcare.gov and California purports to have a "secret" formula for keeping premium costs down.
The Real Deal On Obamacare
Many of the GOP presidential candidates say they'll repeal or greatly revise the Affordable Care Act. Love it or hate it, there are lots of opinions about Obamacare. Some are true. Many are myths. CNNMoney sets the record straight. (Luhby, 8/5)
The Texas Tribune:
Obamacare Health Plans To Get Special Label
Texans who purchased an insurance plan under President Obama's signature health law will soon have a special label on their insurance cards — "QHP," for "qualified health plan." House Bill 1514, which becomes law Sept. 1, will apply to more than a million Texans who purchased insurance on healthcare.gov, the federal exchange created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). (Lin, Walters and Murphy, 8/6)
California’s Exchange Touts Its Antidote For Rate Hikes
The head of California’s exchange, after overseeing two straight years of small rate hikes, is convinced his state has the secret formula for keeping down insurance premiums — limiting the amount of health plan choice. (Pradhan, 8/5)