Two comments… first, it is difficult for me to muster much sympathy when so many of the insurers pushed to foist Obamacare on our nation in the first place. Second, have we not learned that you should never trust the government to honor an agreement? Just ask the Native Americans.
Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative expected to receive $45 million in 2015 through a program in the Affordable Care Act to help offset the risk health insurers faced in a new market.
The Wisconsin cooperative instead received $5.7 million.
Common Ground Healthcare, based in Brookfield, now is among more than 100 health insurers who contend that the federal government owes them billions of dollars for reneging on commitments made as part of the Affordable Care Act.