News Briefing for Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Dec 10, 2014

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HEALTHCARE: Job health insurance costs rising faster than wages “People with insurance through an employer—that is, most people with health coverage—are paying “more in premiums and deductibles than ever before” as those costs outpace the growth of wages, a new…

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News Briefing for Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Dec 9, 2014

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HEALTHCARE: McConnell: Repealing Obamacare Could Be ‘Number One’ For New Senate “Incoming Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell is set to make repealing Obamacare one of the first votes of the new, Republican-controlled Senate. “Number one: We certainly will have…

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Gruber’s apology: too little too late

Dec 9, 2014

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MIT economist and Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber attempted to diffuse his controversial remarks today by offering an apology during a hearing with the House Government and Oversight Committee. We’ve got news for Gruber: it’s too little too late. It’s too…

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