Health Insurance Giant Gets Massive Profits Thanks to Obamacare

The health insurance Giant Aetna is profiting a great deal through the Affordable Care Act. Burce Jaspen writes at Forbes.com, “Aetna CEO Says Obamacare An ‘Attractive Growth Opportunity.’” How nice for him. Health insurer Aetna said it would make more money than originally anticipated thanks to “attractive growth” from new enrollment on public exchanges under the Affordable Care Act. Aetna now expects its 2015 earnings per share of “at least $7.00” compared to an earlier Read more […]

Health Insurance CEO Assures Us: Rates Might Not Rise as High as 20 Percent!

We have already received a taste of what is to come from the insurance providers in Maryland. Rates are getting ready to skyrocket. Now a CEO is confirming that the rates will be high. According to the Daily Caller: Top health insurance company Aetna will ask for Obamacare premium hikes of generally less than 20 percent, CEO Mark Bertolini said Wednesday. Bertolini spoke at a Goldman Sachs health care conference in Los Angeles, but did not specify what percentage rates would climb, Reuters Read more […]

Obamacare Transgender Nightmare: Increase Your Risk, Then Demand Lifestyle Subsidies

ProPublica gives us a glimpse of the insane pseudo-justice that infests Obamacare: Last spring, Jennifer Blair, a 62-year-old aspiring therapist who lives in Denver, noticed the kind of changes in her breast tissue — rapid, abnormal growth on one side of her chest — that would frighten any woman and alarm any physician. Blair didn’t have health insurance, but because she didn’t earn much money, she qualified for Colorado’s state-run Women’s Wellness Connection program, which funds free Read more […]