A report in the Financial Times says that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has petitioned the Obama administration to exempt employers in states that have rejected Medicaid expansion (such as Texas) from tax penalties for failing to provide coverage to employees would would have been covered by Medicaid. The Chamber points to the administration's decision to exempt low-income workers in states rejecting Medicaid expansion from the individual mandate's tax penalties.
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Recent survey finds that many small business owners incorrectly believe that they will be subject to the employer mandate.
Insurers say premiums for some individual and small-group plans could jump by as much as 116%.