Skip to comments.Costs Of Health Care Plans On N.J. Health Exchange Most Expensive In Nation ($943 family of four)
Posted on 09/25/2013 3:18:46 PM PDT by 11th_VA
TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) A report out Wednesday from the federal government finds that health insurance prices on New Jerseys exchange will be among the most expensive in the country for those without subsidies.
The report from the federal Department of Health and Human Services comes less than a week before the launch of the state health exchanges that are a key element of President Barack Obamas health insurance overhaul. The idea is that the exchange offers otherwise uninsured people a way to get their own insurance, in many cases with a federal subsidies.
The federal analysis out Wednesday finds that for a 27-year-old with low-level catastrophic insurance, the monthly premium would be $129. For a family of four with a better plan, it would be $943.
Both figures are well above the national averages and among the most expensive in the country. But federal subsidies based on income would reduce prices for many people.
(Excerpt) Read more at newyork.cbslocal.com ...
They will thank their god Obama and ask for more. Hand holding while walking the beach will be optional
No surprise there; for decades we’ve been in the same vicous tailspin that NY and CA are in, in which fewer “makers” are constantly beset by a growing number of “takers”. There are simply too few American-American taxpayers left here, and like everything else pushed by the Dems this is just another means to transfer wealth from those “makers” to the usual “takers”.
so that leaves me and you and other private sector middle class worker bees to carry the load again...
-— so that leaves me and you and other private sector middle class worker bees to carry the load again... -—
At this point, I wouldn’t blame anyone who goes underground. It’s how my family survived communism.
The highest risks for insurance companies are probably in states with the highest rates of television viewing and partying.
Well at least we won’t have people dying in the streets as lib’s were yelling to get Obamacare passed.
Where the hell do these people think we’re going to get the money? They take what they want from our paychecks. They confiscate our property a little every year. They tax gasoline and our cars. We are actually living in a socialist country without anyone daring to give it the name.
>> $943 family of four
So there are no tax dollars administering this monstrosity?
It’s $12,700 for a married couple in California if both are age 49 and they make $75,000 between the two of them.
And without absolutely NONE of the upside.
At least the Euros get 6 weeks vacation time, massive parental leave, insane amounts of sick time, etc.
Sure seems we got the extremely raw end of this whole socialism thing.
remember there won’t be checking into anyone who says they need subsidies
anyone who feels out the paperwork and says they need subsidies will get them
courtesy of us
that POS 0dumbo must get as many signed up as he can so it will never be repealed
those figures seem low
Wisc just published figures of $341 a month for the lowest level silver plan
Just a few hundred billion more Baraqqi/Bernanke/Lew minibucks...
It doesn’t seem fair that a federally mandated program doesn’t cost the same for everyone. Could that be a lawsuit for equal protection or something like that?
Why would that be a factor? The US has been running trillion dollar plus deficits for years now. Baraqqi/Bernanke minibucks for all!
Free college in Canada and many European countries too.
Good try, but nope. Remember that Chief Justice Roberts ruled that Obamacare is a tax. And tax rates can be applied progressively (unequally).
As an aside, who would have thought five years ago that Roberts would be so destructive to personal liberty? Now you have to pay a tax just for being you.
Take our military out of the picture, and they would have been getting their free education as imposed by Nazi Germany or the Soviet Union.
what insurance company
is most anti-Republican?
Well golly gee willikers and heck, how did that happen? I thought Christie and Obummer were ‘buds’ .... Christie couldn’t work out an exemption deal for his peeps? Obummer didn’t offer a deal to his loyal serf? I don’t understand ..... /s/
By Jove you’ve got it
“At least the Euros get 6 weeks vacation time, massive parental leave, insane amounts of sick time, etc.”
Don’t forget overtime is illegal in some countries as well (while unpaid overtime is the norm here). This country was in trouble when northern Europeans stopped coming here; it signaled we’d lost our mojo...
I think it won't be very long before welfare recipients find a portion of their check deducted for Obamacare.
Won't THAT be fun?
“Who pays for the subsidies. Oh, Whitie, I thought so.”
Don’t count on it (at least for the younger ones). It is practically illegal to hire a white guy, even harder to promote him, so they’ve basically just kicked back and are living the life of our urban livestock. They have nothing to even pay a fine with.
What is the income cap? And doesn’t everyone have to pay something? There is no completely free ride, is there? Which brings up the question “Does an unemployed person on welfare have to pay a fine?”
Medicaid is not going away because of Obamacare.
No need to make this a “black and white” issue. Everybody’s going to get it in the neck.
Tough Sh_t! New Jersey voted FOR ObamaCare!
Says Silver plan for me and hubby...$1197 a month.
Definitely affordable! Nice to know we are rich.
We are already paying $1k a month.
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