Center for Rural Affairs http://kmuw.org en Affordable Care Act Important To Rural Residents http://kmuw.org/post/affordable-care-act-important-rural-residents <p>A <a href="http://files.cfra.org/pdf/ACA-subsidies.pdf">new report by the Center for Rural Affairs</a> finds that rural residents stand to benefit from the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, more than their city-dwelling counterparts.<br><br>The author of the report, Jon Bailey, says the premium tax credits to help pay for individual health insurance plans, and the caps on out-of-pocket costs will be especially important to people who live in rural areas.<br> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 12:25:50 +0000 Bryan Thompson 22301 at http://kmuw.org