Budgets & Deficits

Health Care

  • House, Senate chairs offer competing bill on VA

    | 07/24/14 01:54 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With Congress scheduled to recess in a week, the chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees offered competing new proposals Thursday to fix a veterans health...
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  • Varying health premium subsidies worry consumers

    | 07/24/14 01:39 PM

    MIAMI (AP) — Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law. But in the process of signing up for a plan,...
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  • Swiss drug maker Roche posts 7 percent profit drop

    | 07/24/14 12:16 PM

    GENEVA (AP) — Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG on Thursday posted a net profit drop of 7 percent compared with a year ago, weighed down by a strong Swiss franc and charges from one of its...
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