Oregon Exchange Offers Positive Hope for Rate Moderation

As we’ve shared on this site, one of the major benefits to a working Exchange is the competition it is supposed to create among insurance companies; with a larger market available to it and consumers able to view their offerings side-by-side with comparable plans from other companies, this idea was a major reason why Exchanges… Read more »

Politics Aside: How Will Exchanges Affect Our Community?

As the deadline for states to report exchange decisions to the federal government has come and gone, we’re looking ahead at how implementation will affect the nonprofit and association community. The result of the November election removed the last pathway for repeal of the Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). As the ACA will be… Read more »

ASAE Testimony on the Association Community

Yesterday, ASAE President & CEO John H. Graham IV, CAE submitted the following testimony to the House Ways & Means Committee for their May 16 hearing on the nonprofit sector: Chairman Boustany, Ranking Member Lewis and members of the Subcommittee, thank you for the opportunity to submit a written statement for the May 16, 2012… Read more »

ASAE Responds to Attack on Associations in Washington Post

ASAE President & CEO John H. Graham IV, CAE submitted a “letter to the editor” to The Washington Post on Tuesday in response to a legally incorrect and misleading editorial published by the paper in the Sunday Business section on December 18. The editorial, entitled “Starve the Beast. End the Stalemate,” was written by columnist… Read more »