House GOP To Treasury: Stop Obamacare Payments Until You Can Verify Incomes

According to a report in the May 21 Washington Times, Republicans in the House of Representatives want the Treasury Department to stop subsidies to private health insurers pending verification of their accuracy.

 

The information was contained in a letter sent to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew by 13 members of the Ways and Means Committee, alleging the administration has failed in its healthcare mission by not fully constructing the federal health marketplace (or exchange) system: Healthcare.gov.

 

Ideally, he system should identify discrepancies between enrollee income information provided and subsidy amounts paid  at the time of health plan purchases.

 

Read more at: The Washington Times.com