posted by Clare Krusing
on March 26, 2015
For Immediate Release
Washington, D.C. — This afternoon, Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) filed an amendment, as part of the ongoing Senate budget debate, proposing to fully repeal the ACA’s health insurance tax (HIT). Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS) are co-sponsors of this amendment.
In response, AHIP President and CEO Karen Ignagni issued the following statement:
“Repealing the health insurance tax would provide immediate relief to millions of families, small business owners, seniors, and states. Now is the time for Congress to act.”
Background on the Health Insurance Tax:
For more information about the health insurance tax, visit our website at www.ahip.org/HIT.
Providing Health Benefits for Over 200 Million Americans.