Health Insurance Exchange Subsidies Create Inequities
Publication Date: March 2010
Publisher(s): National Center for Policy Analysis (U.S.)
Author(s): Stephen Entin
Keywords: health exchange subsidies; health care
Coverage: United States
Both the House and Senate versions of the health care bill, as well as the Obama administration's "compromise" proposal, offer large subsidies to encourage low- and middle-income individuals and households to purchase health insurance from private insurers through a government-supervised health insurance exchange.