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Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act Subsidies
6/25/2015

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act Subsidies

In a 6-3 decision, the Supreme Court ruled that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) intended to make subsidies available to all Americans who are eligible. The decision preserves subsidies for approximately 6.4 million people in 34 states that rely on the federal exchange and gives the Obama administration its second major ACA victory in three years.

King v. Burwell Decision Looming: Preparing for the Possible Outcomes
6/5/2015

King v. Burwell Decision Looming: Preparing for the Possible Outcomes

A familiar scenario presents itself—summer has arrived and the health care industry eagerly awaits a Supreme Court decision that could topple the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Three years after the court narrowly ruled that the ACA was indeed constitutional, albeit with the important caveat that states could not be forced to participate in the Medicaid expansion, once again the future of health care reform is being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court. A decision is expected at the end of June and millions of lives will be affected.