By Editorial Writer | 12/02/13 08:17 AM
President Obama's minions announced to great fanfare Dec. 1 that “substantial progress ... has been made to stabilize and improve” healthcare.gov, so now “the system runs smoothly for the vast majority of users.” Moreover, the rescue team responsible for these improvements to the central...
By Ashe Schow | 12/01/13 04:29 PM
Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean said Sunday that healthcare.gov, the troubled Obamacare exchange website, is “apparently functional,” but admitted that he hasn't personally tried the website. Dean told CNN's “State of the Union” host Candy Crowley that he believes President Obama can...
By Philip Klein | 12/01/13 02:56 PM
The Department of Health and Human Services is claiming to have hundreds of software fixes to healthcare.gov. But that says more about how badly the website was functioning on its launch date than it says about how well the site is functioning now.
By David Freddoso | 12/01/13 11:37 AM
“Conservatives are operating on the assumption that [Obamacare is] an irredeemable disaster that they can ride all the way to 2016,” New York Times columnist Paul Krugman wrote on his blog last week, “but the facts on the ground are getting better by the day.” He went on: “Obamacare...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/01/13 10:27 AM
The Obama administration on Sunday touted “dramatic progress” in its efforts to fix the botched healthcare.gov website by the president's self-imposed deadline, saying they had “met the goal” of having a system that works for most users. “While we strive to innovate and improve our...
By Associated Press | 11/30/13 11:29 PM
The Obama administration says it will meet its self-imposed deadline of fixing the troubled health care website so that 50,000 people can log in at the same time starting Saturday.
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/30/13 01:42 PM
The audacity and mendacity with which the Obama administration defends its illegal contraception mandate is standard fare for politics. What's distinctively Obamian in this fight is the insidious corporatism underlying it all. Look at the contraception mandate from almost any angle, and you...
By Bloomberg News | 11/30/13 11:04 AM
Parts of the Obamacare enrollment system used to pay insurers are being pushed back from January in the latest technology delay for the president’s U.S. health- care overhaul. The administration is setting up a temporary process to send companies the federal subsidies used to help millions...
11/30/13 10:59 AM
(online.wsj.com) Despite recent progress at healthcare.gov, a raft of problems will remain beyond the Obama administration's Saturday deadline to make the troubled federal insurance website work.
By Philip Klein | 11/27/13 05:10 PM
As the bad news continues to mount for President Obama's health care law, Democrats may attempt to find comfort by reminding themselves of the many past times in which the consensus was that the law was doomed to fail, yet found a way to miraculously survive. As Obama took office in 2009,...
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