Uncovered: New $2 billion bailout in Obamacare

Byron York Washington Examiner 3/31/2011

Investigators for the House Energy and Commerce Committee have discovered that a little-known provision in the national health care law has allowed the federal government to pay nearly $2 billion to unions, state public employee systems, and big corporations to subsidize health coverage costs for early retirees. At the current […]

‘ObamaCare’ landed NJ insurance fund $39M

Herb Jackson The Record NorthJersey.com 3/14/2011

New Jersey’s beleaguered public worker health insurance fund got a nearly $39 million cash injection last year from a piece of the controversial federal health insurance law that Governor Christie derides as “Obamacare.”

Christie’s administration aggressively pursued the funding, a Treasury Department spokesman said, and is seeking payment for […]