My Turn: Health care math doesn't add up for Alaskans

...21 year old, so the entire formula gets inflated. Worse still, the law imposes an added, costly tax referred to as the "Cadillac Tax" on high-dollar insurance plans - most of the plans available to older Alaskans - which tacks on an added 40 percent...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

...and he was taken to BRH.Motor vehicle crash? At 2:07 p.m. Monday, a 71-year-old woman reported her silver 2005 Cadillac was struck while parked unattended sometime in the past two days in the Juneau area. Damage only.Sex abuse? At 2:34...
Jones' HOF induction adds to Seattle's big year

...also speed and fluidity for a man who stood at 6-foot-5 and 325 pounds.His offseason workouts became folklore, pushing Cadillac Escalades as part of his regimen - and usually during some sort of contract dispute. Yet he showed up for every season opener...
Empire Editorial: 'Cadillac of parking meters' really just a lemon

...purchased from Aparc for $400,000 as the "Cadillac of parking meters." Nearly three years...saved in several years to buy a real "Cadillac," one that works the way it's intended...promised all along: give Juneau the Cadillac of parking meters it was promised. What...
Disability rights advocate Don Brandon dies at 60

...Juneau Dipsticks, Brandon was "a classic car fanatic," Vandor said. She recalled going for rides with him in his 1955 Cadillac Coupe de Ville on sunny days, listening to music and answering the inevitable question thrown his way: "It's 1955...
Sports on TV

GOLF9 a.m., TGC - PGA Tour-WGC, Cadillac Championship, first round, at Doral, Fla.2:30 p.m., TGC - PGA Tour, Puerto Rico Open, first round, at Rio Grande...
Health reform collides with organized labor's Cadillac

...out-of-pocket maximum of just $500 per family for out-of-network doctors, according to the company. No wonder they call them "Cadillac" plans. And so labor defends the tax exclusion with every ounce of its considerable clout. When Baucus floated a tax on...
Sports on TV

...Rustam Nugaev (26-6-0) vs. Marvin Quintero (25-4-0), at Pala, Calif.GOLF9 a.m., TGC - PGA Tour-WGC, Cadillac Championship, second round, at Doral, Fla.2:30 p.m., TGC - PGA Tour, Puerto Rico Open, second round, at Rio Grande...
School budgets getting slashed statewide insurance program in that it is self-insured. While the plan is good for employees, there is concern that the "Cadillac tax" for premium health care plans looming in 2018 may have dire consequences for the district, Fisher said."Without having...
State | Local
My Turn: Another Subaru in a snow bank

...Alaskans. And that's just the beginning. In 2018, ACA will impose a 40 percent tax on what have been characterized as "Cadillac" plans - ones that offer comprehensive medical insurance. To be competitive, many small businesses offer comprehensive medical...


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