Will Congress vote away pre-existing exclusions?

From AP 6/14/18, click here for full story The media  has grasped onto recent Trump administration statements as being aimed at pre-existing conditions.  “At issue is Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ recent decision that the Justice Department will no longer defend key parts of the Obama-era Affordable Care Act in court. That includes the law’s unpopular requirement to carry health insurance, …

New Jersey mandates individual health insurance

Governor Phil Murphy has signed into law The New Jersey Health Insurance Market Preservation Act (the “Act”) making it the second state, after Massachusetts, requiring resident individuals to maintain health insurance coverage or face an individual shared responsibility payment. This law comes on the heels of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, signed by President Trump on December 22, 2017, …

The NY Times reported on January 30 that “Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase announced on Tuesday that they would form an independent health care company to serve their employees in the United States.”  Few details are available as the initiative seems to be in the planning stages.