By Brian Hughes | 11/19/13 01:03 PM
The Justice Department has dropped a lawsuit over the state of Louisiana's school vouchers program, requesting a federal review of the education initiative rather than pushing to halt it altogether. The Obama administration had argued that the Louisiana Scholarship Program, which gives...
By Brian Hughes | 11/19/13 10:10 AM
Senior White House and Department of Health and Human Services officials were told last spring of problems that could derail the launch of healthcare.gov, according to a report compiled for the Obama administration and obtained by the Washington Examiner. Even though senior administration...
By Brian Hughes | 11/18/13 04:51 PM
More than six weeks after the botched launch of Obamacare’s public exchanges, President Obama has taken few concrete steps to offer the accountability demanded by both critics and supporters of the health care law. The president delivered his most extensive mea culpa last week in response to...
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 04:40 PM
President Obama hosted insurance industry executives at the White House on Friday, trying to win the support of skeptical business leaders for his fix to aid the millions of Americans losing health coverage. “What we're going to be doing is brainstorming on how do we make sure that everybody...
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 02:34 PM
President Obama has “absolute confidence” in the Secret Service, even as the agency tasked with his personal security faces another round of accusations about sexual misconduct.
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 10:42 AM
President Obama will meet with insurance executives at the White House on Friday, an attempt to assuage industry concerns over an administration plan that would allow insurers to renew canceled health plans that don't meet Obamacare standards.
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 09:02 AM
Republicans and Democrats alike will turn their attention next week to a U.S. District Court hearing in New Orleans, where the Justice Department is suing Louisiana over its school-voucher program.
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 05:22 AM
The former chief information officer at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is the lone high-profile official on his way out of the Obama administration as a result of the problems that have virtually paralyzed the federal health exchanges.
By Brian Hughes | 11/14/13 04:55 PM
President Obama defiantly pledged to preserve his healthcare law, trumpeting the Affordable Care Act in Ohio on Thursday, even as Democrats pursue a legislative fix for his signature domestic achievement.
By Brian Hughes | 11/14/13 01:29 PM
President Obama acknowledged Thursday that the problem-ridden rollout of open enrollment in the new health care law had hurt Democrats politically. “There is no doubt that our failure to roll out the ACA smoothly has put a burden on Democrats, whether they're running or not, because they...
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