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  •  So the answer is no. (0+ / 0-)

    If I fall in that income category below $23550, we get nothing. Even if the Federal government sets up an exchange. Correct?

    •  Correct, depending on family size (0+ / 0-)

      The lower cutoff is the poverty line, which varies by family size.  Below that, nothing -- except for people who are in states that accept the Medicaid expansion.  Unfortunately, that's not the case in either your state (Indiana) or mine (Texas).

      The problem is that the Supreme Court blew a big hole in the ACA when they made the Medicaid expansion voluntary at the state level.

      Political Compass: -6.75, -3.08

      by TexasTom on Sun May 05, 2013 at 09:06:30 AM PDT

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