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September 12, 2018
The departments of Health and Human Services (HHS), Labor, and Treasury issued the final rule on August 1 making the expansion of short-term plans official.
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September 25, 2018
By Christopher Talgo
U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar is encouraging states to allow the sale of short-term individual health insurance plans outside the Obamacare exchanges.
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August 22, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Federal health-related tax exemptions, including the tax exclusion for employer-purchased health insurance, are now expected to exceed $500 billion in 2019.
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Health Care
April 18, 2018
By Arianna Wilkerson
Do you remember this line by then-President Barack Obama: “If you like your health care plan, you can keep it”? The oft-repeated promise (read: “Lie of the Year”)?
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April 12, 2018
By Charles Katebi
In this Research & Commentary, Charles Katebi examines a new proposal in Missouri to expand short-term insurance as an affordable option to Obamacare.
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March 29, 2018
By Arianna Wilkerson
This week's Leaflet examines the efforts in multiple states to reimpose the Individual Health Insurance Mandate.
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August 23, 2017
By Daniel Sutter
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) taxes Americans without health insurance.  The unpopular individual mandate violates personal freedom and was targeted by Congressional Republicans in their recent “Obamacare” repeal efforts.
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Health Care
July 27, 2017
By Scott Ehrlich
One of these variables has to give, writes Heartland Policy Advisor Scott Ehrlich.
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Health Care
Entitlements
July 14, 2017
By Emma Restuccia
It's time people knew the price of the health care services they use, employers say.
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Health Care
March 28, 2017
By Alieta Eck M.D.
Imagine that you don’t feel well. You have had nausea and vague abdominal pain for a week, and you notice that your belt is getting tighter. You have not seen a doctor in a while and sense something could be seriously wrong. So what do you do?
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