A new Additional Medicare Tax went into effect on Jan 1, 2013..
The 0.9 percent Additional Medicare Tax applies to an individual’s wages, Railroad Retirement Tax Act compensation and self-employment income that exceeds a threshold amount based on the individual’s filing status.
Our rating was False when the Wisconsin Republican in January 2017 said Obamacare "is in what the actuaries call a death spiral," given that conditions didn’t match the definition of what is an established term.
5, 2017: "We’re going to get this law repealed, we’re going to get this law replaced, and we’re going to have a transition period so that people do not have the rug pulled out from underneath them while we get to a better place.
There are many ways, of course, to evaluate the Affordable Care Act, which became law in 2010 though many changes were phased in later.
But two of the major ones are coverage (Do more people have health insurance?
We want every American to have access to quality, affordable health coverage This is nothing but fatuous gobbledygook.
We should add, first, that Ryan also pledged, once the GOP repeals the law, to “make sure that there is a stable transition to a truly patient-centered system.