Tuesday, August 25, 2015

FACT: Insurer windfall under Walker's plan, while we all pay for skyrocketing Junk health care policies.

Urban Milwaukee examined the cost of Scott Walker's health care plan with the only group of numbers provided; the age based tax credits. And since this is a cobble together plan filled with elements of other Republican ideas, you will now see how costly their market based system is, right from the beginning.
Statewide: An analysis of Scott Walker’s recent health repeal proposal by Citizen Action of Wisconsin reveals that his plan would expose many Wisconsin consumers who receive federal tax credits under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to massive premium hikes.

“As a high cost state, Wisconsin health consumers benefit more than other states from tax credits under the Affordable Care Act.
Citizen Action calculated the cost from two age groups: A 60 year old, and a 40 year old:

One more chart:

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