By Susan Crabtree | 03/10/14 10:49 AM
A Fox News reporter was told by Enroll America that “there was no truth” to a tip that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was fundraising for the group, ending an early investigation into her activities. Emails obtained by the Washington Examiner through a Freedom of...
03/10/14 09:24 AM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — A Maryland congressman says the inspector general of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services plans to investigate Maryland's troubled health care exchange. Rep. Andy Harris confirmed in a statement Monday that his office has been notified that the inspector general...
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...
By Philip Klein | 03/05/14 05:28 PM
A supposedly temporary “fix” that President Obama announced in November to address the problem of the millions of Americans who lost coverage as a result of his health care law has now been extended through Oct. 1, 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday. In...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/05/14 11:36 AM
Read the Washington Examiner's series on the Obama administration's fundraising efforts to promote Obamacare enrollment. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has stopped fundraising for an outside group working to promote Obamacare, a department spokeswoman told the Washington...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/05/14 05:22 AM
Emails obtained by the Washington Examiner through a Freedom of Information Act request raise new questions about how much the White House knew about Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius' fundraising for Obamacare and whether she solicited donations from entities she regulates.
By Joel Gehrke | 03/03/14 05:39 PM
Retiring Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, said Obamacare is "in a good place" for implementation moving forward, adding that his colleagues should campaign on the law even if he isn't. "Have we made mistakes? Yeah, we've made some mistakes, sure we have, and maybe [there are] some things we should...
By Joel Gehrke | 02/26/14 03:10 PM
A bipartisan group of law professors, including some who support gay marriage, told Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer that the Religious Freedom Restoration Act update that she is considering signing into law does not legalize discrimination, or even focus on gay marriage, despite criticism to the contrary.
By Ashe Schow | 02/26/14 01:47 PM
Twitter was, well, all atwitter Wednesday morning over the discovery of the Department of Health and Human Services' lame attempt at appealing to young people by creating a Doge meme to promote Obamacare.
By Ashe Schow | 02/26/14 11:59 AM
Wow. Much lame. So propaganda. The Department of Health and Human Services posted a Doge meme geared toward Obamacare last week. Needless to say, it's awful. Although I do have to give props to HHS for trying, but trying and failing is not acceptable when it comes to memes. Is this what...
By Associated Press | 02/26/14 09:29 AM
As the Obama administration raced to meet its self-imposed deadline for online health insurance markets, security experts working for the government worried that state computer systems could become a back door for hackers. Documents provided to The Associated Press show that more than...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/25/14 05:01 AM
A senior Health and Human Services official was so frustrated last May over the White House's “disarray” on health care before the launch of Obamacare insurance exchanges that he warned of needing a “come to Jesus meeting” with his counterparts.
By Philip Klein | 02/21/14 02:23 PM
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker came under fire from liberals this week as thousands of old emails were released from a near three-year investigation that had already closed without finding any wrongdoing by Walker.
By Susan Crabtree | 02/19/14 08:48 PM
First in a series of stories on the Obama administration's outside fundraising efforts to promote Obamacare enrollment. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and other department staff may be continuing to solicit private donations to help an outside group promote the...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/14/14 12:00 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Friday said the administration would be able to provide “concrete and timely” data on how many Obamacare enrollees had paid their premiums after a new online system was up and running.
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