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More Insurers To Offer Health Law Plans Next Year

The Obama administration says consumers in most states will have more insurance options next year under the president’s health care law. The Health and Human Services department on Tuesday reported a net increase of 63 insurers joining the market in 44 states.

09/24/2014

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What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?

With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?

09/18/2014

President Barack Obama speaks  outside the Oval Office of the White House July 21, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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.

07/21/2014

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Senate GOP Blocks Bill on Contraception Coverage

Senate Republicans have blocked a bill aimed at restoring free contraception for women who get their health insurance from companies that object on religious grounds.

07/16/2014

Report: Obamacare Website Cost $840M, More Than $150M Spent On Failed Launch (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Claims She Was Double-Billed Signing Up For Obamacare

Janet Shadoin was unable to unenroll from the plan she purchased on the Affordable Care Act online marketplace.

06/17/2014

Flu season shaping up to be "bad" as it gets to its earliest start in 10years. Credit: John Moore/Getty Images

Senator Offers Compromise on Medicaid Impasse

A proposed small procedural change to a legislative commission may be the starting point of a compromise that ends a months-long impasse over the Virginia state budget.

05/29/2014

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Consultant: ‘Unproven Theory’ Obamacare Will Reign In Health Insurance Prices

The wild hikes in health insurance rates that blindsided many Americans in recent years may become less frequent because of the health care overhaul.

05/26/2014

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US Subpoenas Oregon Insurance Website Documents

The governor’s office says federal prosecutors have subpoenaed state records for a grand jury investigation of the troubled Cover Oregon health insurance website.

05/20/2014

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Police Unions: PTSD Affecting Every Department In U.S.

Police unions across the U.S. are pushing for officers to be able to collect workers’ compensation benefits if they suffer post-traumatic stress disorder, whether they got it from the general stress of police work or from responding to a deadly shooting rampage.

05/16/2014

A new analysis finds the nation's health care overhaul deserves a place in advertising history.  (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

More Consumers Losing Their Doctors Through Obamacare Insurance Pans

More consumers realize they bought plans with limited doctor and hospital networks, some after websites that mistakenly said their doctors were included.

05/14/2014

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