NAIFA Statement on Supreme Court's King v. Burwell Decision

June 25, 2015

“In the wake of the Supreme Court decision in King v. Burwell, NAIFA remains committed to pursuing targeted revisions to the Affordable Care Act,” said NAIFA President Juli McNeely. “For example, NAIFA supports legislation recently introduced by Sens. Isakson and Coons in the Senate and Reps. Long and Schrader in the House to remove advisor compensation from the medical loss ratio (MLR) calculation.   “We also favor S. 1099, introduced by Sens. Scott and Shaheen, and HR 1624, introduc...

NAIFA applauds Sens. Isakson and Coons for introduction of bill addressing MLR

June 24, 2015

U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and Chris Coons, D-Del., have introduced legislation that would exclude any compensation earned by independent insurance agents and brokers that serve the individual and small group markets from the medical loss ratio (MLR). NAIFA applauds the bill, Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act (S.1661), because it will ensure health insurance agents and brokers can continue to provide essential counseling and advocacy services to consumers lo...