An Evaluation of the Biden-Harris Health Care Plan — Finance Memos

Introduction:

The Biden-Harris Administration seeks to expand health insurance coverage and reduce financial exposure for insured people by modifying and extending the Affordable Care Act. The Biden-Harris health care plan is outlined in two papers, one on the Biden campaign web site and the other in a paper titled the Healthy American Program, written by economists at the Urban Institute.

Their plan includes three key policy changes — (1) the expansion of health coverage through a free…