Stabilizing the Individual Market in Uncertain Times

Printed Materials (listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent)

“Following the ACA Repeal-and-Replace Effort, Where Does the U.S. Stand on Insurance Coverage?” Sara R. Collins, Munira Z. Gunja, and Michelle M. Doty. The Commonwealth Fund. September 7, 2017. Available at

“CMS Cuts ACA Advertising By 90 Percent Amid Other Cuts To Enrollment Outreach.” Timothy Jost. Health Affairs Blog. August 31, 2017. Available at

“Suggestions For A Bipartisan Approach on Health Care.” Joseph Antos and James Capretta. Health Affairs Blog. August 10, 2017. Available at

“A Bipartisan Answer to “What Now?” for Health Reform?” Health Reform Roundtable. August 8, 2017 Available at

“Stabilizing the Individual Market” America’s Health Insurance Plans. August 2017. Available at

“In the Aftermath.” David Blumenthal and Sara R. Collins. The Commonwealth Fund. July 28, 2017. Available at:

“Fixing Our Most Pressing Health Insurance Problems: A Bipartisan Path Forward.” Timothy Jost. The Commonwealth Fund. July 13, 2017. Available at

Additional Materials (listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent)

“Congress Shouldn’t Let Health Insurers’ Political Game-Playing Net Them Taxpayers’ Billions” Chris Jacobs. The Federalist. September 6, 2017. Available at

“Calendar’s Turn Brings New Congressional Approach to Health Reform” Timothy Jost. Health Affairs Blog. September 6, 2017. Available at

“A Glimmer of Bipartisanship on the ACA” David Blumenthal. The Commonwealth Fund. September 5, 2017. Available at

“A Bipartisan Approach to Strengthen Our Nation’s Individual Health Insurance Markets” Bipartisan Governors Blueprint. August 30, 2017. Available at

“The problem of piecemeal policymaking.” Joseph Antos. American Enterprise Institute. August 21, 2017. Available at

“A Way Forward for Bipartisan Health Reform? Democrat and Republican State Legislator

Priorities for the Goals of Health Policy.” Christina Pagel, Davd W. Bates, Donald A. Goldmann, and Christopher F. Koller, American Journal of Public Health, August 17, 2017. Available at

“Terminating CSR Payments Would Increase Deficits, CBO Finds.” Timothy Jost. Health Affairs Blog. August 15, 2017. Available at

“The Effects of Terminating Payments for Cost-Sharing Reductions.” Congressional Budget Office. August 15, 2017. Available at

“Making the Exchanges More Competitive by Bringing Medicare into the Fold.” Gerard Anderson, Jacob S. Hacker, Paul Starr. Health Affairs Blog. August 9, 2017. Available at

“Short-Term Health Plans: Still Bad for Consumers and the Individual Market.” Dania Palanker, Kevin Lucia, Emily Curran. The Commonwealth Fund. August 9, 2017. Available at

“What’s the Near-Term Outlook for the Affordable Care Act?” Cynthia Cox and Larry Levitt. Kaiser Family Foundation. August 4, 2017. Available at

“Extending Marketplace Tax Credits Would Make Coverage More Affordable for Middle-Income Adults.” Jodi Liu and Christine Eibner. The Commonwealth Fund. July 25, 2017. Available at

“This is How Congress Could Create a Bipartisan Health-Care Bill.” Paul Howard (Manhattan Institute) and Dana P. Goldman (Leonard D. Schaffer Center for Health Policy & Economics at the University of Southern California). Wall Street Journal’s MarketWatch. July 19, 2017. Available at

“Why There’s No Substitute for the Individual Mandate.” Sherry A. Glied and Adlan Jackson. The Commonwealth Fund. July 12, 2017. Available at

“Individual Insurance Market Performance in Early 2017.” Cynthia Cox and Larry Levitt. Kaiser Family Foundation. July 2017. Available at

“Five Key Ways to Help Stabilize the Individual and Small Group Health Insurance Markets in 2018.” Lindsay Kotecki and Hans K. Leida. Milliman. March 2017. Available at