In 2014, the LAW requires everyone to have
Health Insurance or pay a penalty.
Obamacare subsidies are for the needy and unemployed.
For the rest of us, Insurance companies pay Obamacare 3.8%
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For the majority of Rhode Islanders who get health insurance from large employers, rates will go up, on average, 9.5 percent to 12 percent.
Three points about this:
I don’t wish to be cruel to the voters of Rhode Island: but this is what happens when you let your state be exclusively run by, and exclusively represented by, Democrats. I’m sure that looking for an alternative seems all very icky for voters in that state: but whether it is ickier than the 13-17% rate hikes that the insurance companies are pushing for, and will very soon get, is only a rhetorical question for hardcore Democrats who still adamantly refuse to admit that they severely messed up with Obamacare. The rest of us are not actually obligated to cater to progressive’s self-delusion…
Small businesses with fewer than 50 employees may not be denied small group coverage or cancelled based on illness in the employee group. Higher premiums may apply.
Rhode Island Insurance Department
233 Richmond Street, Suite 233
Providence, RI 02903
Medicaid, Rite Care, RIte Care, Rhode Island Cancer Screening Program assists with medical care for low income individuals and families.
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