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Lead, follow or get out of the way came out saying that 'Obamacare,' also known as the Affordable Care Act, will not only bring down Health Insurance premiums, but will bring them down even more than expected. This comes not long after a different study showed medical...
Health insurance changes coming Oct. 1 in Alaska for employers, individuals

...trillion over 10 years, Weinstein said.Those include a "Cadillac tax" on certain high-value plans, a tax on health insurance premiums, an excise tax on medical devices, the insurance mandate penalties and even a tax on tanning beds.Medicaid...
Small businesses still figuring out Affordable Care Act

...qualifying for Medicaid under current guidelines would be better than continuing to work and not being able to afford health insurance premiums. "And that's the last thing we want," Roemmich said. "We want people to work. We want businesses to...
Teachers, District far apart in labor talks

...year until late-spring.Under the district's proposal, the money used to pay a portion of the employees' health insurance premiums would instead be diverted to pay for salary increases of 1 percent in the first year of a new contract and 1...
Playing the health insurance blame game

...Politicians and at least one interest group seized the opportunity this week to point fingers over the news that health insurance premiums for thousands of Alaskans may increase next year.Parnell blames ObamaGov. Sean Parnell's administration...
Juneau schools face bleak budgets

...Teachers also want the district to pay more toward health insurance premiums, the cost of which has gone up, and to grant...backward." Marks said he once paid nothing for health insurance premiums but now pays about $300 a month. Barbara Mitchell...
Teachers, district to settle

...the Juneau School District's contribution to health insurance premiums by $50 per person a month. In the contract's...also increases the district's contribution to health insurance premiums by a further $50, to a total of $735 per person...
Teachers pump up pressure on district

...district's contribution toward health-insurance premiums from $550 a month per...of $243 a month toward health-insurance premiums of $793, said Anderson...85 more a month toward health-insurance premiums. Cowan said the district...
Free birth control mandate will hike prices for everyone

...amount. More specifically, you pay the smaller health insurance premiums to the insurer so that if you are one of the...lot more people getting those benefits and the health insurance premiums you pay would have to be increased substantially...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...taxpayer costs. Beyond new taxpayer costs, increases in the federal employee/annuitant enrollee's share of health insurance premiums are also anticipated as a consequence of Medical Savings Accounts. Current and retired federal employees are...


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