The huge health-care subsidy everyone is ignoring
But the premise is fundamentally untrue. Government’s hand has long shaped and subsidized health-care markets, for example, in Medicare and Medicaid (which dominate how medical care is organized and delivered in America, even for care that falls outside ...
Obamacare 101: how the federal subsidy works (+video)
Washington — Under the Affordable Care Act, low- and middle-income Americans buying health insurance in the new electronic marketplaces may discover that they are eligible for a federal subsidy. Here are some questions and answers about the program.
Fertilizer subsidy: what is good for the farmer and the farm?
After a raging debate, the government finally decided to hike the chemical fertilizer subsidy, to catch up with spiralling fertilizer prices in the global market. Also, there is talk about bringing urea under the Nutrient Based Subsidy (NBS) system and ...
What is behind Nigeria fuel protests?
told CNN the money saved from removing the subsidy will help to improve public amenities and build much-needed infrastructure in a country with poor roads, lack of power and non-functioning refineries. Nigeria produces around 2.4 million barrels of crude ...
Can Obamacare Function Without Subsidized Health Coverage?
What is the Affordable Care Act without the healthcare subsidies designed to make insurance coverage accessible? The law, known colloquially as Obamacare, encompasses a number of healthcare reforms ranging from how hospitals are reimbursed for care to the ...