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Conservatives Ask Lawmakers To Leave ACA Stabilization Out Of Omnibus

March 13, 2018
A coalition of conservative groups on Monday (March 12) called on members of Congress to reject what the groups called "bailouts for private health insurance companies" in the upcoming omnibus spending bill and to continue pushing to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The 15 conservative groups contend that providing new federal funding for reinsurance, invisible high-risk pools and cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers will not help the markets or save the government money. The coalition argues that states can already...