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Healthcare Plan Target During Recess

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Healthcare Plan Target During Recess

Congressional republicans will be using the August break from Washington to spread their message about the Affordable Care Act, that it will be too costly and complicated. South Dakota Senator John Thune says numbers are emerging in the state…

Thune says they have been looking over the numbers, and making comparisons…

Thune says most indications are that health insurance will be more expensive under the ACA…

Health insurance exchanges in each state are supposed to begin sign ups on October first, with the individual insurance mandate kicking in on January first.

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