Congress, Court pose new threats to ACA

December 2014
HR Specialist: Compensation & Benefits;Dec2014, Vol. 9 Issue 12, p1
The article discusses the threats posed by the U.S. Congress under control by the Republicans and the U.S. Supreme Court to the legitimacy of the U.S. Affordable Care Act (ACA), although repeal of the law is unlikely. It mentions that U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Speaker of the House John Boehner pledged to repeal the ACA. Also discussed are the possible legislative efforts and measures under the ACA that might ass pass and that U.S. President Barack Obama might sign.


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