This page was designed to help you share quotes from consumers and advocates protesting the harmful effects of the King v. Burwell lawsuit currently before the Supreme Court. Please share these graphics with your networks.
On March 4, 2015, the Supreme Court will hear arguments on King v. Burwell, a lawsuit that seeks to eliminate financial assistance (the Affordable Care Act’s premium tax subsidies that help low- to moderate-income residents afford health insurance) in two thirds of states. Opponents of the case argue, in part, that the case is specious and based on a technicality.
Top 9 Occupations of the Employed but Uninsured in Indiana Who Would Benefit from Expanding Medicaid
In Indiana, more than 390,000 low-income residents lack access to health insurance. If Indiana chooses to accept federal dollars to close this gap in health coverage, the state stands to gain not only better health outcomes, but also new job creation and increased economic growth. Those who would most benefit from expanding Medicaid are working adults with incomes of up to 138 percent of the federal poverty level ($27,310 for a family of three in 2014). Nearly 59 percent of this population is employed but uninsured.
This infographic shows the populations—uninsured adults, parents with dependent children, working but uninsured adults, and uninsured veterans and their spouses—that would benefit from extending Medicaid.
Top 9 Occupations of the Employed but Uninsured in North Carolina Who Would Benefit from Expanding Medicaid
If North Carolina chooses to accept federal dollars to expand Medicaid, 407,000 uninsured low-wage workers could gain health coverage. In addition to improving access to health care, Medicaid expansion would boost North Carolina’s economy.
How many people will be eligible for a health insurance premium tax credit?
Father’s Day is a good time to let new fathers know they may qualify to buy health insurance for their family on the marketplace. Use our graphics to spread the word on social media!
This 50-state infographic series features state-specific data on how many people will be able to receive financial assistance for health insurance.
Learn how many young adults are eligible for financial assistance to help buy health insurance in the marketplace, and how many young adults are uninsured.
States that expand Medicaid are making high-quality health coverage available to many hard-working people who would not otherwise have insurance. These individuals don’t qualify for regular Medicaid but cannot afford private health insurance. We looked at data from 11 states that have expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act and found that the majority of residents who can benefit from expanded Medicaid are employed.