House Energy and Commerce and Senate HELP Committees’ Request for Information: Design Considerations for a Public Health Insurance Option

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PolicyLab responded to a request for information from the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce and the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) seeking input on design considerations for a public health insurance option. In this letter, PolicyLab experts answer questions such as “who should be eligible for the public option?” and "how should the public options’ benefit package be structured?”

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Rubin D, Rosenquist R, Strane D, Glaser A