While the Supreme Court deliberates on the Affordable Care Act, Congress and the White House may act

The ACA's third date with the Supreme Court was Nov. 10, and it will be months before a decision. In the meantime, however, Congress and the new president can do things to bolster the law.

Zack Buck, Associate Professor of Law, University of Tennessee • conversation
Nov. 12, 2020 ~8 min

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Conservatives backed the ideas behind Obamacare, so how did they come to hate it?

Republicans have attacked the Affordable Care Act since it became law 10 years ago, yet Republicans were the ones who came up with the blueprint for the law. How did this twist happen?

Wendy Netter Epstein, Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Jaharis Health Law Institute, DePaul University • conversation
Nov. 10, 2020 ~10 min

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Conservatives backed the ideas behind Obamacare, so how did they come to decry it?

Republicans have attacked the Affordable Care Act since it became law 10 years ago, yet Republicans were the ones who came up with the blueprint for the law. How did this twist happen?

Wendy Netter Epstein, Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Jaharis Health Law Institute, DePaul University • conversation
Nov. 10, 2020 ~10 min

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If the Supreme Court strikes down the Affordable Care Act, Trump's health care order is not enough to replace it

The Supreme Court will again consider the fate of the Affordable Care Act next month. But Trump's record and a reading of his health executive order make it unlikely that he can offer a meaningful alternative to the ACA.

Simon F. Haeder, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, Pennsylvania State University • conversation
Oct. 6, 2020 ~7 min

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If Obamacare goes away, here are eight ways your life will be affected

The Affordable Care Act has a date with the U.S. Supreme Court on Nov. 10. In the wake of Justice Ginsburg's death, the health car law hangs in the balance of a court with a four-four split.

Simon F. Haeder, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, Pennsylvania State University • conversation
Sept. 25, 2020 ~11 min

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How the Trump administration accidentally insured over 200,000 through Obamacare

The idea, says our experts, was to shut down Obamacare. But it didn't work out that way. This could take on more importance as the number of uninsured swells due to coronavirus.

David Anderson, Health policy research scientist, Duke University • conversation
April 28, 2020 ~7 min

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'The bills were more stressful than the cancer': US versus UK healthcare – a personal story

Why the UK should be proud of the NHS.

Nora Groce, Director UCL International Disability Research Centre, UCL • conversation
March 20, 2020 ~7 min

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