Will Obamacare force more smokers to quit?

The Affordable Care Act will impose large insurance surcharges on tobacco users. But people in smoking-cessation programs will get a break.

Bruce Kennedy MSN Money 1/28/2013

Obamacare bans higher premiums or the denial of health coverage because of pre-existing conditions. But one group will still find themselves penalized: smokers.

The new measures in the Affordable […]

If You Like Your Health Care Plan, You Can Start Beating Your Head Against the Wall Now

Peter Suderman Reason.com 8/26/2010

If you like your health care plan, tough luck—ifyou’re on a Medicare prescription drug plan:

More than 3 million seniors may have to switch their Medicare prescription plan next year, even if they’re perfectly happy with it, thanks to an attempt by the government to simplify their lives.

The policy change […]