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In a guest blog post for Third and State, Det Ansinn, owner of BrickSimple, a software development company in Doylestown, PA, warns that repealing the ACA will leave his employees without the “awesome and amazing” healthcare plan he now provides them. Read Ansinn’s post on how the Republican plan will hurt small businesses like his.
Why Businesses Need the ACA
1 in5 Marketplace consumers was a small business owner or entrepreneur in 2014
A Treasury Department report released in January 2017 showed that "the Affordable Care Act (ACA's) Health Insurance Marketplaces are playing an especially crucial role in providing health coverage to entrepreneurs and other independent workers". In fact, Pennsylvania is one of ten states with the largest number of small business owners having Marketplace coverage in 2014.
Read two assessments of the Treasury Department's report.
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