1,776Oct 5, 2013
Health Care Law Implementation
Keith Fontenot and James Capretta talked about the Affordable Care Act following the opening of the health care exchanges, including the pros and cons of the system and its rollout, and how the law ...
856Jul 10, 2013
Health Care Law Employer Mandate
Ethics policy experts and law academics testified on the Obama administration’s decision to delay the employer mandate and the employer information reporting requirements under the Affordable ...
373Apr 22, 2013
Panelists talked about possible Medicare reforms. Topics included premium adjustments according to income, increasing the role of private insurance companies, and restructuring payment to ...
283Dec 11, 2012
Domestic Programs Budget Cuts
Isabel Sawhill and James Capretta debated the merits of cutting domestic programs in order to save money and help the economy. They also addressed sequestration budget cuts and the"fiscal ...
935Sep 21, 2012
Medicare Advantage Program
The Medicare Advantage program is an alternative to the FIFA insurance program, offered by private companies, and about 1 of every 4 Medicare recipients take part in the program. The program is ...
3,912Feb 8, 2012
Health Care Law Contraceptives Rule
Catholic leaders spoke about an Obama administration ruling on a provision of the 2010 health care law that requires church-affiliated employers to cover contraceptives and other preventive services ...
690Nov 22, 2010
112th Congress and Health Care
Panelists talked about their opposition to the new health care law and strategies to fight the law short of an unlikely repeal of the measure in the 112th Congress. Jim Capretta, who has called ...
404Aug 19, 2010
Cost of Government Day
Participants talked to reporters about tax policy and spending by both the federal and state governments. Following their remarks they answered questions from the reporters.
134Sep 11, 2009
Health Care Reform Strategy
Panelists looked back at President Clinton’s 1993 attempt to overhaul the U.S. care system in comparison to what President Obama is trying in the present. The heads of the Congressional ...