Archive for December, 2010

Federal Judge Strikes Down Health Care Law

December 13, 2010
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Federal Judge Strikes Down Health Care Law

  WASHINGTON — A U.S. judge in Virginia on Monday declared unconstitutional a key part of President Barack Obama’s landmark healthcare law in the first major setback on an issue that will likely end up at the Supreme Court. Read the Va. judge’s ruling on the health care law (.pdf) U.S. District Judge Henry...
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Family Health Plan Premiums Increasingly Unaffordable!

December 6, 2010
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Family Health Plan Premiums Increasingly Unaffordable!

  Jeff Elliott, for HealthLeaders Media, December 6, 2010 Family health insurance premiums for employer-sponsored plans rose 41% between 2003 and 2009, according to a study by The Commonwealth Fund. At the current pace, average premiums across the country would reach more than $23,000 per family by 2020, as detailed in the report. The...
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