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News Briefing for Wednesday, October 29, 2014

HEALTHCARE: Obamacare sends health premiums skyrocketing by as much as 78 percent Covering pre-existing conditions and ‘essential benefits’ raising insurance plan costs “The Affordable Care Act was supposed to make health care more affordable, but a newly released study of insurance policies before and after Obamacare shows that average premiums have skyrocketed, for some groups by as much as 78 percent. Average insurance premiums in the sought-after 23-year-old demographic rose most dramatically, with men in that age group seeing an average 78.2 percent price increase before factoring in government subsidies, and women having their ...

News Briefing for Friday, September 19

Below are some of the news stories that we are reading today. HEALTHCARE:   Issa Confirms That HealthCare.gov Revealed Customers’ Personal Information “Rep. Darrell Issa slammed Obamacare administrator Marilyn Tavenner Thursday for failing to disclose that HealthCare.gov actually has revealed some customers’ personal information. During heated questioning from Oversight Committee chairman Rep. Issa, the committee determined that while Tavenner had just testified that HealthCare.gov didn’t release Obamacare enrollees’ personal data (PII), the GAO confirmed that yes, it actually has leaked some information. “For the 13 ...