By Meghashyam Mali | 12/04/13 06:28 PM
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and two top trade groups with the health insurance industry on Wednesday said they were “working together closely” to resolve back-end issues with the Obamacare website that threaten to delay Americans from receiving coverage. In a joint...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/04/13 05:51 PM
A “majority” of the back-end healthcare.gov bugs preventing insurers from receiving accurate information on Obamacare enrollees have been fixed, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced on Wednesday, but the agency declined to share the error rate for those issues. CMS...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/04/13 03:47 PM
Christendom College students, along with the rest of the school's part-time employees, will have their hours cut as a result of the health insurance mandate in Obamacare. "It would bankrupt the college," chief operations officer Ken Ferguson told the Washington Examiner during a Wednesday...
By Michael Barone | 12/04/13 03:39 PM
In 1970 the eccentric but insightful economist Albert Hirschman published a book called Exit, Voice and Loyalty. It explored how people respond when a private firm's or a government agency's performance is deteriorating.
12/04/13 03:20 PM
New data shows those 18 to 29 are quickly losing faith in Obamacare.
By Joel Gehrke | 12/04/13 03:15 PM
Obamacare contains a lot of "drafting errors" that produce "confusion" about the meaning of the law, according to a House Democrat who has "no idea" why the individual mandate tax penalty is set at its current rate. "The law was written in not the usual way -- where we had all the hearings and...
By Susan Ferrechio | 12/04/13 03:04 PM
Republicans and Democrats on Wednesday battled over the whether the new health care law will destroy or improve a popular Medicare program during one of four House hearings this week into the troubled Obamacare. The Affordable Care Act slashes $716 billion from Medicare over the next decade,...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/04/13 02:58 PM
President Obama on Wednesday compared the challenges of health care reform to the civil rights movement as he urged young people to do “whatever they can” to help boost enrollment in Obamacare.
By Charlie Spiering | 12/04/13 02:55 PM
During today's White House Youth Summit, President Obama called on young people to do whatever they can to promote his signature health care law — including plying their customers with cheap booze. "If you are a bartender, have a happy hour," Obama said as the crowd laughed. "And also...
By Byron York | 12/04/13 01:27 PM
President Obama used a speech at a liberal think tank in Washington to declare that he will focus all of his administration's efforts in his remaining three-plus years in office on the task of reducing inequality in America. Speaking at an event sponsored by the Center for American Progress,...
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