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Judge Rejects Notre Dame Contraceptive Lawsuit
Notre Dame's lawsuit against the federal government challenged the provision of the Affordable Care Act that requires birth control to be provided under employer provided insurance plans. The Affordable Care Act does allow exemptions for religiously …
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Kill the medical device tax
The Affordable Care Act's (ACA) medical device tax is one such policy lemon. Not only is the 2.3 percent tax … In Indiana, Cook Medical put on hold plans to build 5 new plants in the Mid-West due to the costs associated with this tax. The device tax …
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Unemployment benefits bill clears hurdle
Among the GOP proposals is a suspension in the requirement to purchase health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, a change that would potentially save billions of dollars in federal subsidies to the lower-income. As drafted, the unemployment bill …
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