By Meghashyam Mali | 02/21/14 06:54 AM
“A lot of young people think they're invincible, but the truth is that young people are knuckleheads,” First lady Michelle Obama told Jimmy Fallon in an interview on the “Tonight Show.”
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/21/14 06:10 AM
“Right now, we’ve already got close to 4 million Americans who have signed up for exchanges,” the president said in an address to the Democratic Governors Association dinner in Washington.
02/20/14 09:15 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A key part of California's online marketplace to shop for health insurance has been offline since it began malfunctioning Wednesday. The exchange, known as Covered California, issued a news release Thursday saying the enrollment function on its website,...
02/20/14 09:15 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An advocacy group has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to force insurance companies in Louisiana to take payments from a federal program that helps HIV and AIDS patients. Lambda Legal filed the suit in a Baton Rouge federal court Thursday saying at least one insurance...
02/20/14 04:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Employers can't make new hires wait more than 90 days for coverage in the company's health care plan. The new limit is in government rules that carry out a section of President Barack Obama's health care Law. The Labor Department issued the rules Thursday. It could make a...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/20/14 03:07 PM
The White House on Thursday sidestepped questions about whether the administration would hit its target of 7 million Obamacare enrollees, after Vice President Joe Biden suggested they would fall short.
By Associated Press | 02/20/14 01:00 PM
The new limit is in government rules that carry out a section of President Barack Obama's health care Law. The Labor Department issued the rules Thursday. It could make a difference as the economy gets stronger and more jobs open up.
By Paul Bedard | 02/20/14 11:10 AM
House Republicans, who manned the "Party of No" during the unsuccessful 2012 elections, are reinventing themselves into to the "Party of Yes" in time for the fall elections, banking that voters will reward them for offering workable policy alternatives to what President Obama wants.
By Ben Neary | 02/20/14 08:58 AM
A legislative committee that heard public testimony Wednesday in favor of a bill that would expand Medicaid in Wyoming didn't vote on the matter and the committee chairman said it likely wouldn't vote Thursday, either.
By Associated Press | 02/20/14 08:22 AM
Covered California, as the exchange is known, released updated enrollment figures Wednesday showing that nearly 829,000 people had signed up for individual policies through the first two weeks of February.
By Philip Klein | 02/20/14 08:17 AM
A multibillion-dollar tax that President Obama's health care law imposes on the insurance industry will be passed onto consumers, according to a new study by American Action Forum, costing individuals and families hundreds of dollars annually starting this year. As one way of financing the $2...
02/19/14 11:45 PM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday that it would be a good start for the federal health care law if 5 million to 6 million people sign up by the end of March, an acknowledgement that enrollments might fall significantly short of the Obama administration's unofficial...
02/19/14 09:30 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — More than 800,000 Californians have signed up for insurance through mid-February on the state's health care exchange. Covered California, as the exchange is known, released updated enrollment figures Wednesday showing that nearly 829,000 people had signed up for...
02/19/14 06:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Show more patience in the delivery room: That's the prescription being given to the nation's obstetricians. New guidelines say doctors should give otherwise healthy women more time to deliver their babies vaginally before assuming that labor has stalled. The recommendations...
02/19/14 03:30 PM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Denver-based company will be paid up to $2 million more to help address one of the problems resulting from computer glitches with the state's health care exchange. The Maryland Board of Public Works on Wednesday approved the modification to the contract with Policy...
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