Briefs & Reports

Understanding the ACA Supreme Court Decision: State Decisions and State Solutions

Eileen Ellis
Kathy D. Gifford
Joan Henneberry
Jennifer Kent,
Jack Meyer, PhD

In upholding the vast majority of the Affordable Care Act, the Supreme Court has placed the responsibility for implementation back with the states.  HMA shares our perspective on “what now” for states.  What are some of the questions states should be asking?  What decisions will states need to make?  And how to best implement and understand the state fiscal options?