Unemployed and Uninsured: COBRA Subsidy Cut May Leave Many Without Health Care

Christina Basso's financial future looks bleak. She is due to be laid off from her human resources job at the University of Nevada in Reno at the end of June. For technical reasons, she doesn't qualify for unemployment benefits. Her husband, a cancer survivor who lost his job last year, is about to run out of his benefits soon. To top if off, Basso, 33, and her family may soon slide into the country's growing pool of uninsured, now that the government's subsidy for health insurance for the...Full Story
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