• Repealing Federal Health Reform: Economic and Employment Consequences for States

    Repeal of the Affordable Care Act's insurance premium tax credits and expansion of Medicaid eligibility would result in a $140 billion loss in federal funding for health care in 2019, leading to the loss of 2.6 million jobs (mostly in the private sector) that year across all states.

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  • The Commonwealth Fund’s Top 10 for 2016

    As expected, the presidential election dominated the headlines—and The Commonwealth Fund’s website—in 2016. Among our most-read web pages were RAND analyses estimating the impact of now President-elect Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton’s health care proposals.

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  • ACA Repeal Debate

    Read research and analysis on Affordable Care Act (ACA) enrollment and people's experiences with their new health plan options, as well as evidence on the estimated impact of repeal and select replacement ideas.

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Repealing the ACA Could Result in 2.6 Million Jobs Lost in 2019
Jobs losses from ACA repeal would affect every state but these 10 would suffer the biggest hits.

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Susan L. Hayes
Susan L. Hayes, M.P.A., is senior research associate for The Commonwealth Fund's Tracking Health System Performance initiative. In this...