Month: August 2019

My Intern Experience at ITUP

August 27, 2019

By Lorraine Twohey-Jacobs [caption id="attachment_15374" align="alignright" width="450"] ITUP External Affairs Coordinator Emili LaBass (left) and ITUP Summer Intern Loraine Twohey-Jacobs (right)[/caption] I interned at Insure the Uninsured Project (ITUP) this summer as a Health…

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Bills Pending as Legislature Winds Down

August 16, 2019

By Garrett Hall On Monday, August 12, the California legislature reconvened after a summer recess for the final stretch of the first year of the 2019-20 legislative session. The budget, passed on June 27, 2019, included many provisions originally introduced as legislation in January,…

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ITUP in the News

August 16, 2019

California is leading the way in advancing and protecting coverage gains under the ACA.  Today in the LA Times ITUP Executive Director, Deborah Kelch, points out that  “For the individual market, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was a complete game-changer, and California went full…

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Final Federal Rule on Immigrants and Public Charge Fact Sheet

August 14, 2019

On August 12, 2019, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security released the final rule on “public charge,” which will likely increase the number of uninsured in California. The latest ITUP Fact Sheet review and summarize the final rule, existing federal law related to public…

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Public Charge & Health Care in California

August 14, 2019

Finalized Federal Rule Could Increase the Number of Uninsured in California On August 12, 2019, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (USDHS) released the final rule on “public charge.” The new rule adds to the factors and conditions the federal government will consider when…

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ITUP Analysis: Covered CA 2020 Rates

August 8, 2019

On July 16, 2019, Covered California, California’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace, released preliminary health plan premiums for individual coverage starting January 2020. This new issue of ITUP Tracking reviews the rate changes and health plan choices available…

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