The Energy and Commerce Committee today released a follow-up memo on the funding status of the Early Retiree Reinsurance Program, an initiative created as part of President Obama's health care law that is quickly running out of money.
The president sold his health care reforms with three key promises: health care premiums would decrease by $2,500 per family; if you like your current plan, you can keep it; and, small business tax credits would encourage employers to provide coverage.
Washington, DC - Today, Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee Chairman Joe Pitts (R-PA) and Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Chairman Wally Herger (R-CA) released the following statements on the 18 month anniversary of the health care law to highlight the reform's negative impact on job creators:
The National Federation of Independent Business today released a study that reveals small businesses aren't buying the new health care law.-- The study provides insight into why employers may be hesitating.
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