By Associated Press | 03/08/14 05:43 PM
A website that offers Illinois consumers more information about insurance costs could help address widespread confusion about choosing a plan on the government sites that are a cornerstone of President Obama's health care law.
By Philip Klein | 03/07/14 03:27 PM
Of all the goals of President Obama's health care law, none was more central than the aim to boost coverage of uninsured Americans. But a series of new surveys suggest that this key group of Americans is not embracing Obamacare. On Thursday, the Washington Post reported: "Only one in 10...
By Michelle Malkin | 03/07/14 10:16 AM
At the end of 2013, Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz had some nasty words for yours truly. Irked that I used my Twitter feed to criticize her Obamacare propaganda efforts, Wasserman Schultz snarked back at me: "Thanks for spreading the word! You'll be eating them next year....
By Philip Klein | 03/06/14 09:47 AM
With the Department of Health and Human Services announcing that plans that were supposed to be cancelled this year can now be renewed for another two years, "the health insurance plans participating in Obamacare are a very worried group right now," according to health insurance industry...
03/05/14 10:30 PM
The investigative arm of Congress on Wednesday agreed to look into problems with state health exchange websites around the country. The U.S. Government Accountability Office accepted an initial request from a group of House Republicans seeking an audit on how $304 million in federal grants were...
03/05/14 06:30 PM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Republican Maryland congressman says he believes the investigative arm of Congress should look into problems with the state's health care exchange website. The U.S. Government Accountability Office on Wednesday agreed to a request from a group of House Republicans to...
By Brian Hughes | 03/05/14 04:41 PM
The Obama administration announced Wednesday that it would allow insurers to issue until October 2016 health plans that do not meet Obamacare regulations, pushing back another Affordable Care Act deadline well past November's midterms. Facing the prospect of another wave of cancellation...
By Associated Press | 03/05/14 09:02 AM
The troubled Florida Health Choices program launched an insurance exchange Tuesday, after several delays, that is separate from the Affordable Care Act marketplace.
By Paul Bedard | 03/03/14 10:49 AM
A new and comprehensive comparison of health insurance options offered by Obamacare versus private websites finds that President Obama's program offers less choice and higher prices than promised by the White House and leading Democrats.
02/27/14 08:00 PM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A problem with Maryland's defective health care exchange could cost the state $30.5 million, because the state is unable to determine whether people remain eligible for Medicaid, according to a report by state budget analysts released Thursday. The exchange can't convert...
02/24/14 06:30 PM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland's health-exchange board voted to fire the state's prime information technology contractor for Maryland's defective health care exchange, the state's health secretary told lawmakers Monday. Dr. Joshua Sharfstein told a legislative oversight panel that the board...
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,...
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 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.
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