A message you will not hear from the health care law’s nearly $700 million advertising campaign: premiums are about to get a lot more expensive, especially for young and healthy Americans. A new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report outlines the current cost of insurance premiums, providing an excellent benchmark to compare future Obamacare premiums.
NEWS: The Washington Examiner Reports Government Watchdog Details Current Health Insurance Costs as #RateShock LoomsJuly 25, 2013 | ICYMI
OPINION: Rep. Fred Upton in Reuters: "The Architecture of Abundance: Building Energy Infrastructure"July 25, 2013 | ICYMI
Chairman Upton: “Instead of holding on to outmoded laws and regulations, we need to build the new Architecture of Abundance to create jobs, power our economy, and lower prices to consumers.”
Chairman Upton: “The Energy Consumers Relief Act is a step in the right direction to help get our energy future back on course.”
NEWS: Media Outlets Report on Subcommittee Pressing Administration Witness for Answers on Employer Mandate DelayJuly 19, 2013 | ICYMI
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, chaired by Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA), held a hearing yesterday in an effort to get answers from the Treasury Department regarding the administration's recent rewrite of major portions of the health care law. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Retirement and Health Policy Mark Iwry, who was involved in the administration’s decision, provided testimony.
NEWS: Hours After President’s Campaign-Style Obamacare “Rebate” Rally, Indiana Rate Shock Forecast Provides Dose of RealityJuly 19, 2013 | ICYMI
On Thursday, President Obama took to the podium for a rally to tout the so-called Obamacare rebates, which the administration boasts average $100 per year.
NEWS: Media Outlets Report: Upton and Stearns Offer Legislation to Make Sure There Will Be “No More Solyndras”July 12, 2013 | ICYMI
Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) appeared on “Fox and Friends” this morning to discuss the details of the “No More Solyndras Act” and preview this morning’s committeehearing on the draft legislation. Upton and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chairman Cliff Stearns (R-FL) are offering the legislation to ensure taxpayers are never again left on the hook for th