More Healthcare.gov Articles

  • Obamacare website functioning after morning outage

    Healthcare.gov was restored Monday after being down for maintenance for hours on the final day of open enrollment in Obamacare. The Obamacare website was brought back to full service around 8 a.m., an administration official said. Healthcare.gov had been unable to handle enrollment requests...

  • Obamacare website down on final day of enrollment

    Americans who went to healthcare.gov this morning were met with a familiar error screen -- if they tried to get enrolled in Obamacare on the last day to sign up -- March 31. "The system isn't available at the moment," the message reads. "We're currently performing maintenance. Please try again...

  • Federal health care website taken down briefly

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says its health care sign-up website was taken down briefly Friday, with consumer interest surging and only three days left to enrollment. Health and Human Services spokesman Aaron Albright said technicians took HealthCare.gov down for about 20...

  • Five unanswered questions on Obamacare enrollment

    On Thursday, the Department of Health and Human Services announced that 6 million Americans had now selected an insurance plan through President Obama's health care law due to a late surge ahead of the advertised deadline of March 31 to sign up for coverage without facing a penalty. But that...

  • Obamacare shows why Chuck Schumer probably should avoid the fortune-telling business

    Good etiquette means never saying "I told you so" to the thick-headed twit who ignored your sage advice, right? Well, sometimes the temptation is just too much.

  • CMS sidesteps questions about verifying late Obamacare applicants

    The Obama administration on Wednesday insisted that they would allow consumers who tried to register for Obamacare before the deadline to complete the process but sidestepped questions about how they would verify any late applications.

  • Harry Reid to Obamacare enrollees: Learn to use the Internet

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told reporters on Wednesday the problems associated with signing up for Obamacare are not caused by the glitch-filled healthcare.gov website. Rather, it’s the enrollees who need a lesson in using a computer.

  • Adam Scott brings back 'Step Brothers' character Derek Huff in Funny or Die video promoting Obamacare

    Adam Scott is revisiting his "Step Brothers" character Derek Huff in a new Funny or Die video promoting Obamacare.

  • On 'Ellen,' Obama asks moms to tell their kids to sign up for Obamacare

    President Obama appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" to promote Obamacare, specifically asking mothers to reach out to their kids and tell them to sign up for Obamacare. Obama said it was a good way for moms to have "mental security," knowing that their child over 26 years of age had health...

  • Obamacare warning: Even Superman got sick from kryptonite

    In its 11th hour bid to sign people up for Obamacare, the administration is warning younger Americans that their feeling of invincibility is ending and that, like Superman, they could soon be devastated by “kryptonite,” leaving them broke if they don't have health insurance.

  • Editorial cartoon: Obamacare's sinking popularity

    Cartoon by Michael Ramirez/Creators Syndicate

  • Administration says 5 million people have signed up for Obamacare

    The Obama administration announced Monday that 5 million people had signed up for health plans through federal and stage exchanges, just two weeks before the deadline for consumers to obtain insurance or pay a fine.

  • Make Democrats pay for Obamacare and Obamanomics

    My humble advice to the GOP: Don't look a gift horse in the mouth. Don't fail to grasp the significance of the Florida election. Make Democrats pay for their president and their shared agenda.

  • Health insurance premiums up 39% to 56% under Obamacare, reach $2,604 a month in California

    Americans buying health insurance outside the new Obamacare exchanges are being forced to swallow premiums up to 56 percent higher than before the health law took effect because insurers have jumped the cost to cover all the added features of the new Affordable Care Act. According to a cost...

  • President says Obamacare plans 'good or better' than outside coverage

    President Obama in a thirty-minute interview with WebMD broadcast Friday, urged consumers to sign up for Obamacare, telling them they could find good, affordable plans on the law’s insurance exchanges.



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