Legislation Could Prevent Premium Increases for Mid-Size Employers

There is growing support for legislation in the U.S. Senate to halt the required expansion of the small group market under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In April 2015, Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) and Senator Jean Shaheen (D-NH) introduced the Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees (PACE) Act (S. 1099), which now has 27 bipartisan cosponsors…