Tag Archive: employer mandate

Trump Proposes Expanding HRAs

October 24, 2018 4:05 pm Published by

Recently, Labor, Treasury and HHS proposed a rule to allow employers to fund tax-exempted HRAs to help pay for workers' individual health insurance premiums.

Senate Delays ACA Repeal Vote

June 28, 2017 11:17 am Published by

Yesterday, the Senate GOP leadership delayed the vote on their health care bill amidst resistance from some Republicans to even begin debate.

President Vetoes ACA Repeal

January 13, 2016 11:14 am Published by

Last week, President Obama vetoed a budget reconciliation bill which would have repealed major provisions of the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act (PPACA).

Budget Bill Passes Senate, Repeals ACA

December 9, 2015 8:54 am Published by

Last week,the Senate passed 52-47 a budget reconciliation bill that includes repeal of two ACA excise taxes and eliminates the health insurance coverage mandates for individuals and employers.

The 114th Congress Begins this Week

January 7, 2015 12:03 pm Published by

This week, the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives kicked off the 114th Congress with their oaths of office, welcome receptions and passage in the House of a broad rules package.

New Report: Employer Mandate is Ineffective

May 14, 2014 11:15 am Published by

A new analysis from the Urban Institute makes a compelling case that Obamacare’s employer mandate adds a great deal of complexity, distorts the labor market, and does very little to increase the availability of health insurance coverage.