We're trying to get an idea of how much the community knows about the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare) for our upcoming Affordable Care Act: What You Need to Know forum. Please answer the following True/False questions to the best of your knowledge. To learn the answers to these questions, come to Talk Straight with Adams
State Healthcare Forum, April 13, 2013 from 1pm-3pm at McDaniel Hall on the campus of Adams State University, Alamosa Colorado

* 1. Under "Obama care" insurance companies can disallow coverage based on any
preexisting conditions you may have.

* 2. The Affordable Care Act will only impact people with low incomes

* 3. Obama care will fund abortions

* 4. The law requires insurers to spend between 80 to 85 percent of every
premium dollar on medical care as opposed to advertising and

* 5. Under the new law, panels that provision health care and decide if you
will live or die will be developed.

* 6. Small businesses that have fewer than 10 employees that provide insurance
for their workers will get a 50% tax credit on their contribution

* 7. Texas is seceding from the Union because of the passage of The Affordable
Care Act

* 8. Starting in 2018, the law imposes a 35% tax on employer provided health
plans that exceed $10,200 for individual coverage

* 9. Obama care means my taxes will go up.