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Dealing with COVID-19's massive impact on employers, employee benefits, 401(k) and pension plans, health insurance, and more.

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Former vice president Joe Biden has called for the White House to end its challenge to the Affordable Care Act, pointing out that as the nation faces a crisis of historic proportions amid the coronavirus pandemic the existing gaps in its health care coverage are being exposed.

The Hill reports that Biden wrote to the president, saying, in part, “”At a time of national emergency, which is laying bare the existing vulnerabilities in our public health infrastructure, it is unconscionable that you are continuing to pursue a lawsuit designed to strip millions of Americans of their health insurance and protections under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), including the ban on insurers denying coverage or raising premiums due to preexisting conditions.”

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