Golden, Kristen Testa

Kristen is Director of the California Health Program for The Children's Partnership, which works to ensure that all children—especially those at risk of being left behind—have the resources and the opportunities they need to grow up healthy and lead productive lives.

Fuzzy Math: Kids Should Count When Determining Whether Family Insurance is Affordable

By Kristen Golden Testa
The Children's Partnership

Since when is 14,000 no different than 5,000? When the U.S. Treasury Department estimates the affordability of a family's health insurance. If it goes uncorrected, their fuzzy math may deny affordable health coverage to 270,000 Californians--122,000 of whom are children.