The Transylvania Times -

Valid Concerns


March 6, 2017

In today’s paper, county commissioner Mike Hawkins expresses some valid concerns about repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

As we previously noted, the ACA is not without its flaws. For those individuals and families who are not eligible for subsidies, the cost of premiums has skyrocketed. Married people who are not covered by their employer have had to pay high premiums to be placed on their spouse’s employee coverage or purchase their own. Those are just two of several flaws with the ACA.

But the two plans currently being created to replace the ACA may be worse. A...

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