October Surprise

Obamacare Prompting New Wave Of Cancellation Notices Nationwide


Obamacare Fall Forecast: ‘New Health Insurance Cancellations’ For Hundreds Of Thousands


“Thousands of Americans will see their health plans cancelled before the November elections in a development that could boost critics of ObamaCare. …nearly 50,000 people will lose their current health coverage in the coming weeks.” (“More Plan Cancellations Coming Under Obamacare,” The Hill, 9/30/14)

  • “About 30,000 New Mexicans are about to see their individual health insurance plans go away… The notice alerts members that their plans will be discontinued effective Jan. 1, 2015, and that they need to select a new plan… Some customers have objected to losing plans they say fit their needs and budget and being required to buy plans that have coverage they don’t believe they need at a sometimes higher cost.” (“Health Insurance Cancellations Coming For About 30,000 In NM,” Albuquerque Journal, 9/30/14)