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Washington Obamacare maps show highest participation in Trump country – KUOW News and Information

The article objectively justifies the stance regarding the pros and cons of policy and intervention. Also, it brings to light areas of uncertainty that one would otherwise not have known the great impact this issue is resolving. Furthermore, the long-term effects of this issue impact the welfare of society as a whole. This objective article is worth taking a read!

Key Takeaways:

  • Supporters of the Affordable Care Act say some members of the public don’t realize the impact the legislation has already had. Now the Washington Health Benefit Exchange is trying to tell that story at a website called 1in4WA.com.
  • The counties with the highest use rate of the state exchange are rural: Adams, Okanogan and Yakima. They’re east of the Cascades and they voted for Donald Trump.
  • About 40 percent of the people using the exchange make too much money to qualify for assistance – they’re using the exchange to compare insurance providers and comply with the mandate.

“The counties with the highest use rate of the state exchange are rural: Adams, Okanogan and Yakima.”

http://kuow.org/post/who-uses-obamacare-wa-people-trump-country