Obamacare Exchanges

CBO: Eliminating Cost-Sharing Reduction Payments Will Increase Premiums by 20%

Expert says insurers are increasing premiums due to Obamacare mandates that have caused large losses

A protester wears a Repeal Obamacare button on his jacketEliminating the Affordable Care Act's cost-sharing reduction payments will cause premiums to increase by 20 percent next year and may cause some insurers to withdraw from the exchanges, according to a report from the Congressional Budget Office.