GOP gains won’t have much impact on ACA but Medicaid expansion might stall

November 5, 2014 1:22 PM

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GOP gains won’t have much impact on ACA but Medicaid expansion might stall

While Republicans picked up seven seats in the U.S. Senate on Nov. 4 to assume a majority, recent good news surrounding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will likely safeguard major aspects of it from GOP repeal.

Three of the nation’s largest insurers - Aetna, WellPoint and UnitedHealth Group –recently posted Q3 profits that exceeded Wall Street expectations, and all will be maintaining or adding to plan offerings during the next ACA open enrollment cycle, which begins Nov. 15.

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