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Wisconsin fights health care reform law

July 21, 2011

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At some point after Jan. 3, when Scott Walker becomes governor, Wisconsin will challenge the constitutionality of the federal law to overhaul the health care system. Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen has not decided whether the state will join the lawsuit filed in Florida by 20 other states, the National Federation of Independent Business […]

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May Health Insurance Reform Weekly Easy To Insure ME

July 21, 2011

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A weekly compilation from Aetna of health care-related developments in Washington, D.C. and state legislatures across the country. EasyToInsureME has the answers. Week of April 25, 2011 The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday that it had rejected a request from the state of Virginia to fast-track its challenge of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which […]

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Health Insurance Reform Weekly Medical cost trends for 2012

July 21, 2011

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PricewaterhouseCoopers and Medco Health Solutions released two new views of cost trends in health care during the past week, building on the release of the Milliman Medical Index.   PwC Health Research Institute’s “Behind the numbers: Medical cost trends for 2012,” examines the medical cost trends for employers in 2012.  This new report found “Medical cost […]

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Health Insurance Quotes Reform Obamacare & Buying Individual Health Insurance

July 21, 2011

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JANUARY 29, 2010 This Week in Health Care Reform Following the election of Republican Scott Brown to the Massachusetts State Senate last week and the resulting loss of Senate Democrats’ supermajority, lawmakers continue to pave the way for health care reform – with limited progress. In addition, polls indicate that the public would rather lawmakers […]

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Individual Health Insurance Reform Future Proceedings Easy To Insure Me

July 21, 2011

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MARCH 26, 2010 This Week in Health Care Reform      Health care reform legislation passed the House this week on a party-line vote. Late Sunday night, House Democrats approved the Senate health care reform package, sending the legislation to President Obama for his signature. On Tuesday, President Obama signed the underlying bill into law, yet […]

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Concern About Health Care Reform Makes Top News

July 21, 2011

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Despite Republican opposition, this was the day that The US Senate, along with the US House of Representatives opted to pass the much-needed health care reform legislation. Health Reform.gov is the official lookout point for those concerned about health reform news.  According to them, this is what President Obama had to say about the Senate’s […]

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Health Insurance Quotes Reform Weekly January

July 21, 2011

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. One such item, medical malpractice liability reform, got a hearing last week before the House Judiciary Committee as Republicans paraded several witnesses before the committee to showcase the need for legislation from the physicians’ perspective. Since it is very unlikely that the American Medical Association’s wish list would ever become law, the best result from the […]

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