How Well Do Health Coverage Tax Credits Help Displaced Workers Obtain Health Care?

Testimony

How Well Do Health Coverage Tax Credits Help Displaced Workers Obtain Health Care?

March 26, 2007

Abstract

This testimony addresses three topics: health coverage challenges facing displaced workers; the strengths and weaknesses of the HCTC program in helping these workers retain health coverage; and policy options to improve the HCTC program so it can be more effective in meeting the health coverage needs of workers who lose their jobs because of international trade.

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