Ilanit Turner

Ilanit Turner is a Research Associate for the Right on Healthcare initiative at TPPF. She is a native Austinite and a proud UT Austin graduate with dual bachelor’s degrees in Biochemistry and Plan II Honors.

Health Care

Declining Rates: ACA Marketplace Special Enrollment Period Will Fail to Hit its Mark

While President Trump cut the 2021 Obamacare open enrollment period (OEP) in half, President Biden has hastily invested in back-to-back enrollment periods, despite the stagnating Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s marketplace enrollment rates. This unwarranted overextension of time and fiscal resources is a testament to the government’s inability or, perhaps, refusal to acknowledge that...

June 16, 2021