Affordable Care Act

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New Gruber Video: ‘Just Almost Awesome In Its Evilness’ States Turning Down Help To Cover Poor People

CBS News has uncovered a new video where economist Jonathan Gruber, a consultant who helped the White House craft the Affordable Care Act, says that states who opposed the Medicaid expansion in Obamacare are “not interested in covering poor people.”

11/21/2014

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Sen. Paul Demands Investigation Into Obamacare Consultant Who Called American Voters Stupid

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is calling for an investigation into a consultant who was paid nearly $400,000 by the Obama administration for his work on the Affordable Care Act.

11/18/2014

Schieffer: Gruber Obamacare Remarks Show ‘Sorry State Of American Politics’

CBS News’ Bob Schieffer says he is “dumbstruck” by one-time Obamacare adviser Jonathan Gruber’s current comments about the health care law, saying that his actions are just another example of what’s wrong with American politics.

11/17/2014

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States Working To Fix Hobbled Obamacare Websites

The state that served as a template for President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act had so much trouble coordinating with the federal government that it became a model of another sort: ineptitude.

11/17/2014

Being Uninsured In America Will Cost More In 2015 (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Things to Know: Health Insurance Enrollment in Va.

Here are some things to know with the second round of enrollment kicking off in Virginia.

11/15/2014

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Court Rejects Obamacare Contraception Challenge From Religious Groups

A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a path devised by the Obama administration that allows religious nonprofit groups to avoid paying for contraception under the president’s health care law.

11/14/2014

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Things to Know for Maryland’s Health Care Sign Up

Thousands of Maryland residents already have started shopping for health care plans on the state’s extensively revamped exchange website, which opened last week for browsing without any reported problems. The state is seeking a slow but smooth second rollout after a difficult and widely criticized first year in which the website crashed just after opening.

11/14/2014

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Things to Know About D.C.’s Health Exchange

The latest round of open enrollment begins Nov. 15 for the District of Columbia’s locally run health insurance marketplace. Here are some things to know about the state of health insurance in the District.

11/14/2014

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Premiums Likely To Rise For Millions Who Don’t Switch Obamacare Plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Many of the 7 million consumers who got insurance under President Barack Obama’s health care law will see their premiums rise next year unless they switch to another plan, independent analysts said […]

11/14/2014

File photo of prescription contraceptives. (credit: Tim Matsui/Getty Images)

Challenge To Obamacare On Contraceptives Rejected

A federal appeals court on Friday rejected a challenge to Obamacare that would have enabled non-profit religious organizations to avoid government-approved contraception programs.

11/14/2014

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