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Rules for Equal Coverage by Employers
Remain Elusive Under Health Law

New York Times, by Robert Pear

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 1/18/2014 10:28:08 PM

Washington - The Obama administration is delaying enforcement of another provision of the new health care law, one that prohibits employers from providing better health benefits to top executives than to other employees. Tax officials said they would not enforce the provision this year because they had yet to issue regulations for employers to follow. The Affordable Care Act, adopted nearly four years ago, says employer-sponsored health plans must not discriminate “in favor of highly compensated individuals” with respect to either eligibility or benefits. The government provides a substantial tax break for employer-sponsored insurance,

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In a bid to keep up with all the Tea Party applicants for the 2014 midterm elections, the 0bama-run IRS will suspend (illegally) implantation of 0bamaCare for the "rich." How could someone labeled a "top executive" not have the money to pay for their health care? Just check the names on the lists compiled by the Occupy Wall Street anarchists.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Ribicon, 1/18/2014 10:40:34 PM     (No. 9697440)

Make the operating environment utterly unpredictable for the businesses that provide our life´s blood. Progressives call this "creating jobs."

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pros7767, 1/18/2014 10:51:19 PM     (No. 9697447)

I thought the aim was to tax the rich.

I guess he doesn´t want dem contributions to dry up before 2014 elections. After that, watch out!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: keekng, 1/18/2014 11:20:20 PM     (No. 9697459)

Zippy´s obamacare turned into a joke when it was written. How can they enforce any provisions when, Zippy himself, has authorized special provision for his buddies.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Peach1, 1/18/2014 11:31:14 PM     (No. 9697466)

Since El Presidente isn´t following the law, why should we?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 1/19/2014 12:30:43 AM     (No. 9697490)

Ahem enforce that rule of equal coverage on the Congressional critters and WH FIRST.
Are they not the fake elite of the nation.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/19/2014 3:41:51 AM     (No. 9697531)

With all the demonrats fleeing congress for the lucrative lobbyist market, Barry is doing them a favor by suspending another BarryCare provision to make sure they don´t have to pay an extra cent and can keep their golden health benefits in the lobbyist market.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: planetgeo, 1/19/2014 3:43:41 AM     (No. 9697532)

The chutzpah of these Obamunists is jaw-dropping. Having pointedly excluded themselves and their union cronies from the cruddy Obamacare plans, and saddling us taxpayers with the cost of their super duper health plans they DARE to imply how "unfair" the 2-tier executive-employee plans are. Unreal.

I long to see these treasonous jerks get the "Ceaucescu retirement plan".

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MattMusson, 1/19/2014 8:25:56 AM     (No. 9697653)

Under ObamaCare we are all equal. But, some are more equal than others.

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