The majority of households paying the Obamacare penalty in 2015 were low- and middle-income households, according to the most recent data from the Internal Revenue Service.
The Internal Revenue Service was involved in a $5 million push to pressure Americans to buy Obamacare coverage, according to documents obtained from the watchdog group Judicial Watch.
An expert warned lawmakers that the Affordable Care Act is in a partial actuarial death spiral with large proportions of those below 200 percent of the federal poverty level enrolling.
Senators Lamar Alexander (R., Tenn.) and Bob Corker (R., Tenn.) have introduced the Health Care Options Act of 2017, which would save Americans from being penalized for not having health insurance when no insurers operating on the exchanges in their areas.
Approximately 6.5 million taxpayers paid $3 billion in Obamacare penalties for not having health insurance in 2016, according to preliminary data from the Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen
A group of 17 conservative organizations wrote an open letter to members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday encouraging them to continue to try to delay the individual mandate.
The increasing tax burden of Obamacare is becoming more and more evident.
The United States Supreme Court on Thursday largely upheld President Obama’s controversial healthcare law by a narrow 5-4 majority.
BuzzFeed has unearthed video from 2008 of Vice President Joe Biden voicing opposition to the individual mandate that would eventually become the central component of Obamacare.
Democratic Rep. Gerry Connolly (Va.) dreads the Supreme Court decision on Obamacare this month, expecting the president’s signature domestic legislation to be voted down or altered by the Supreme Court “for partisan reasons.”