Read the fine print before you burn your Obamacare card

by Adrianna McIntyre

Forgot to link this on Friday, so have some semi-stale ire to go with your case of the Mondays. Me on The Incidental Economist last week:

People pushing young adults to skip the exchanges aren’t saying, “Don’t enroll now… but hey, if you get sick in a few months, we’ll understand if you have a change of heart.” They’re saying, “Don’t enroll now; pay the penalty instead. And if you fall ill, or become pregnant, or get stabbed while doing a good deed and you can’t buy a plan, well, them’s the breaks. That’s the gamble we asked of you.”

Click through for the full post.

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Adrianna is a graduate student in public policy and public health at the University of Michigan. Follow her on Twitter at @onceuponA or subscribe to the blog.

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