Obamacare

Another CO-OP Closes Because of Obamacare Failures

May 27, 2016

Yesterday, the Ohio Department of Insurance announced it was closing InHealth Mutual, one of Obamacare’s Consumer Operated and Oriented Plan (CO-OP) programs, which was created with more than $129 million in taxpayer dollars to provide health insurance. Nearly 22,000 Ohioans now find themselves losing their health ...

Brady and Upton to CMS: Stop Unlawful Payments to Insurers

March 23, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) sent a letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt regarding CMS’s plan to illegally divert as much as $3.5 billion from the Treasury to pay health insurers through the Transitional ...

Obamacare at Six: Six Ways the Administration Violated Its Own Health Care Law

March 21, 2016

This week marks the 6th Anniversary of Obamacare. In trying to make the President’s failing health care law work over the last six years, the Obama Administration has done more than break its promises to the American people. It has unilaterally rewritten its own law to satisfy special interests – providing further proof that Washington’s one-size-fits-all health care system is ...

Brady Votes to Repeal Obamacare

February 2, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tonight, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) voted to override President Obama’s veto of the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 (H.R. 3762) and ultimately repeal Obamacare. Earlier today, Chairman Brady spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives about his ...

Brady: Congress Must Take Action to Save Medicare

January 26, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in reaction to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) report on federal spending and the 2026 exhaustion date of Medicare’s Hospital Insurance Trust Fund. “Our entitlement programs are unsustainable. In 2015, for the first time, federal health care ...