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LAO: Surplus Calif. Tax Revenue Could Go To Health Programs

April 28, 2015

California revenue is on pace to exceed state estimates by about $4 billion, and health and welfare programs could receive some of the extra money, according to a Legislative Analyst's Office report released Friday, the Sacramento Bee's "Capitol Alert" reports. Read More

ObamaCare Penalty Could be too Low, Analysis Finds

April 28, 2015

A new analysis highlights that it is often cheaper for people to pay ObamaCare’s penalty for not having health insurance than to buy coverage, meaning the penalty might be too low to spur middle-income people to get covered. Read More

Compromise GOP Budget Hikes War Funds, Targets ‘Obamacare’

April 28, 2015

House and Senate GOP negotiators neared agreement Monday on a budget blueprint that would enable Republicans controlling Congress to more easily target President Barack Obama's signature health care law while delivering an almost $40 billion budget boost to the Pentagon. Read More