CA Encourages Members to “Shop Around” – Consumers Are In Charge

CA Encourages Members to “Shop Around” – Consumers Are In Charge

The 2nd Open Enrollment is just around the corner. CA President Patty Strickland encourages all CA members to review the plan they selected through the Federal or State Marketplace and  “Shop Around” for the best health plan to suit your current situation. As we get ready to embark on the second year of the Affordable Care Act’s health coverage expansion, there are a several items to consider.

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It’s About the Consumer:  Health Insurance Marketplace Survey

It’s About the Consumer: Health Insurance Marketplace Survey

  Communicating for America is surveying members to find out how they feel about shopping for health insurance since Obamacare launched. Your participation is important to help CA understand how we can better serve our members in the second open enrollment of the Affordable Care Act, which starts on Saturday November 15th. Click here to […]

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June CA Survey

June CA Survey

As the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and immigration reform continue to be hotly debated in Congress, Communicating for America continues to work with legislators of both parties to ensure  the voices of America’s small businesses and the self-employed are heard in our nation’s capital. Click here to take our survey.

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Affordable Care Act University- The Facts not the Fiction

Affordable Care Act University- The Facts not the Fiction

Join CA, the Council for Affordable Health Coverage and the National Association of Manufacturers on May 1 for this Complimentary Webinar Series on the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Tax impact on Consumers & Employers Click here to register ACA University is an ongoing webinar series on the Affordable Care Act’s most notable reforms and their effects […]

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CA legislative team takes member survey results directly to Congress

CA legislative team takes member survey results directly to Congress

Communicating for America’s legislative team recently met with more than 50 House and Senate offices in Washington, DC to relay the results of the most recent CA Member survey. CA met directly with both Democrats and Republicans, advocating commonsense solutions that include giving consumers more affordable health coverage options under the ACA, and supporting bipartisan […]

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Clear Answers: The ACA’s Enrollment Deadline and Health Insurance Mandate

Clear Answers: The ACA’s Enrollment Deadline and Health Insurance Mandate

With the Healthcare Exchange Open Enrollment deadline of March 31 fast approaching, it is important to have all the facts about who is and who is not required to have health insurance in 2014. Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), most Americans are required to have health insurance or pay a penalty. However, there are […]

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Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) Extended

Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) Extended

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced that those consumers enrolled in the PCIP program will be allowed to keep their coverage until the end of April. Communicating for America continues to be a leading voice on this issue. In a recent press release published by multiple news outlets, CA President Patty […]

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CA becomes first national organization to call on President Obama to extend Open Enrollment period to purchase health insurance to May 15
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CA becomes first national organization to call on President Obama to extend Open Enrollment period to purchase health insurance to May 15

Communicating for America is calling on President Obama to extend the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) open enrollment period for individuals to sign up for a health insurance plan without facing a penalty.  In a statement picked up by dozens of top news outlets, CA Chairman Jeff Smedsrud urged the Administration to give consumers more time to […]

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CA Supports Legislation Providing Additional Coverage Options
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CA Supports Legislation Providing Additional Coverage Options

In a letter to US Senator Mark Begich, CA joined forces with several other national business, self employed and consumer advocacy groups in support of S. 1729, The Expanded Consumer Choice Act. The legislation would create a new “Copper” level of coverage, giving consumers additional options beyond the four tiers currently available under the Affordable […]

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CA Urges Bi-partisan Immigration Reform
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CA Urges Bi-partisan Immigration Reform

In a letter to key House members in both parties, Communicating for America is urging lawmakers to take up bi-partisan Immigration reform legislation. Immigration reform that strengthens American agriculture and rural business is a CA Member-adopted resolution and one of CA’s top legislative priorities. In the letter, CA outlines 5 key principles on behalf of its members […]

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