health care overhaul

GOP's Issa Set For Final Assault On ObamacareOne of the Obama administration's harshest congressional critics will get a final high-profile shot when the House Oversight Committee grills witnesses about the president's health care overhaul and a former adviser's remark about voters' "stupidity."
State Officials: 75K In Hawaii Have No Health Care State officials say the rate of people without health insurance in Hawaii has dropped below 6 percent since the implementation of President Barack Obama's federal health care overhaul.
Obama's Troubled Health Care Law at Crossroads Heading Into New YearThe law's major benefits take effect, along with an unpopular insurance mandate and a real risk of more nerve-wracking coverage disruptions.
Christie: Health Care Overhaul A 'Failure' New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is a "failure" and predicts it "will not succeed — it just won't."
Obama Administration: Personal Info Used Only For Health Care PurposesThe Obama administration is stressing that information provided while signing up for coverage under the new health care law will not be used to enforce immigration law.
Longtime Supporters Of Health Care Overhaul, Some Unions Frustrated By New Unexpected CostsSome labor unions that initially backed President Barack Obama's health care overhaul are now frustrated and angry about what they say are unexpected consequences of the plan that could hurt their members.
D.C. Officials Dispute Study on Health OverhaulA study that shows medical claims costs will increase by more than 50 percent for District of Columbia residents under the federal health care overhaul is inaccurate in part because it dramatically overstates the number of city residents who lack insurance, district officials said Tuesday.
Ex-Obama Advisers Seek Health Care Cost Control Some of President Barack Obama's former advisers are proposing major changes aimed at controlling health care costs as political uncertainty hovers over his health law.
O'Malley Praises Court Ruling On Health CareGov. Martin O'Malley and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown said Thursday the Supreme Court's ruling to uphold nearly all of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul gives considerable momentum to reform efforts in Maryland.
Millions Still Go Without Insurance If Law Passes One of the biggest misconceptions about President Obama's health care overhaul isn't who the law will cover, but rather who it won't. If it survives Supreme court scrutiny, the landmark overhaul will expand coverage to about 30 million uninsured people, according to government figures. But an estimated 26 million Americans will remain without coverage — a population that's roughly the size of Texas and includes illegal immigrants and those who can't afford to pay out-of-pocket for health insurance.