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Baldwin Bill Would Boost Subsidies For Young Adults

March 09, 2018
Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) is pushing legislation that would increase subsidies for young adults aged 18 to 35 by lowering the maximum premium contribution threshold. Baldwin says her bill, introduced Thursday (March 8), could boost subsidies for more than 4 million young adults and in the process encourage more young, healthy individuals to enroll while also protecting older individuals from higher premiums. Supporters hope the bill will be added to the March 23 omnibus along with other market stabilization provisions,...

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