The issues involves certain applications for Medicare Part B applications.
Under the law, the money was promised to companies as part of the start-up costs of Obamacare. But a GOP-led Congress reneged on the promise.
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The federal government must "honor its obligations" and pay private insurers $12 billion owed to them under an Obamacare provision aimed at encouraging them to offer medical coverage to uninsured Americans, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday.
The almost-unanimous decision will allow insurers to recoup early losses from the Affordable Care Act's implementation.
Only Alito dissents in decision that government must make good on its promise to share costs.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled in favor of health insurers seeking $12 billion from the federal government under a program set up by the Obamacare law aimed at encouraging them to offer medical coverage to previously uninsured Americans.
The decision represents the high court's views on Congress' power of the purse: Lawmakers cannot promise funding and then disavow that pledge.&...
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