Curtailing Obamacare subsidies could wreak havoc for millions and the presidential candidates.
Forecasters say the increase would be smaller if economic growth effects are considered.
The decision later this month could leave 9 million Americans without federal health care subsidies.
Health insurers have been restricting access to certain contraceptive methods to save money.
Legal requirements are being flouted by companies like Aetna, Cigna and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Republican Senator Ted Cruz has vowed to repeal "every word" of Obamacare if elected.
Looking forward to the Affordable Care Act on its 10th birthday.
Roberts asked few questions, none revealing his view of the challenge to the crucial tax-credit subsidies that help low- and moderate-income people buy insurance.
The verdict will test universal health care to the limit.
A number of U.S. patients and their doctors are already devising a Plan B in case they lose medical coverage.
“Are you stupid?” committee Chairman Darrell Issa asked Gruber. “I don’t think so, no,” Gruber responded.
The suit says the Obama administration unconstitutionally sidesteps Congress in its implementation of the law.
The stated goal is 30 percent lower than a Congressional Budget Office forecast of 13 million enrollees.
The court challenge, if successful, would limit the availability of federal health insurance subsidies for millions of people.
The retail giant introduces a program to bring “transparency and simplicity” to health insurance, helping customers compare, pick, and enroll in plans
Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin is shutting down Vermont Health Connect for an unspecified period of time to give the state’s new technology contractor time to repair it
Vermont fires the tech company that made its Affordable Care site unworkable
The 225-201 vote, along party lines, to authorize the suit will allow House lawyers to draft legal documents
The conservative Supreme Court may ultimately have to decide whether states alone can provide cheaper healthcare