SAN JOSE (KCBS) — A new report finds that nearly two million people in California could qualify for tax subsidies under the new Affordable Care Act. The study comes as the federal insurance website faces a new round of criticism on the Capitol Hill Tuesday.
According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, 1.9 million people could qualify for tax subsidies under the healthcare law. Nationwide, their report found that nearly 17 million people could be eligible for subsidies.
Meanwhile, the Senate health and education committee held a hearing on Tuesday morning on the glitch-plagued rollout of the federal health insurance website.