2.8 million Americans - including 57,500 Washingtonians - are going without crit...: 2.8 million Americans - including 57,500 Washingtonians - are going without critical Unemployment Insurance (UI) because of House Republican inaction. And now Nevada's Republican Governor Brian Sandoval admits it’s high time for Speaker Boehner to join Democrats in doing what's right and bring bipartisan legislation to renew UI to the House Floor. http://blogs.rollcall.com/218/unemployment-benefits-republican-gov-sandoval-joins-democrats-extension-push/?dczUnemployment Extension: Republican Gov. Sandoval Joins Democrats' Call for Actionblogs.rollcall.com(Chris Maddaloni/CQ Roll Call File Photo) The governors of the two states with the highest unemployment rates are urging Speaker John A. Boehner of
Good news today re: the Affordable Care Act. Lower-than-expected premiums under...: Good news today re: the Affordable Care Act. Lower-than-expected premiums under the #ACA will reduce the cost of expanding coverage by $104 billion over the next decade. So says the Wall Street Journal - “CBO predicts lower premiums in health insurance exchanges.” http://goo.gl/nbnhOj #ACAWorksCBO projects lower premiums in health-insurance exchangesonline.wsj.comHealth-insurance premiums for plans sold in the Affordable Care Act's exchanges will be lower than previously expected for the next few years, according to a report by the Congressional Budget Office.