• Listen: Is COVID-19 a Preexisting Condition?

    7 days ago - By The Atlantic

    Many Americans have relied on the Affordable Care Act during the pandemic, but an upcoming Supreme Court case may invalidate it. With worries about the ACA looming over Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearings, staff writer James Hamblin and executive producer Katherine Wells are joined on the podcast Social Distance by Karen Pollitz, a senior fellow at the Kaiser Family Foundation. An expert on the landmark health-care law, Pollitz gives them a refresher on what the ACA did-and what could happen if it goes away in the time of the coronavirus. Listen here to their conversation here...
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