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Survey: Uninsured Rate Hit New Low in 2014

The share of Americans without health insurance dropped to its lowest level in seven years in 2014 as President Barack Obama’s overhaul took full effect, according to an extensive survey released Tuesday.

02/24/2015

Jonathan Gruber Testifying

Vermont State Auditor: Obamacare Adviser May Have Padded Bills

A Massachusetts Institute of Technology health economist who made national headlines last year for talking about “the stupidity of the American voter” was a target Monday in a report from the Vermont state auditor saying the economist may have padded his bills to the state.

02/24/2015

Scott Walker Speaking

Gov. Walker: ‘That Responsibility Doesn’t Fall In The Hands Of The States’ If Obamacare Subsidies Fall

Millions of people could lose health insurance subsidies in the coming months if the Supreme Court sides with opponents of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

02/23/2015

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Nearly 1 Million Obamacare Customers Received Wrong Tax Information From Government

About 800,000 HealthCare.gov customers got the wrong tax information from the government, the Obama administration said Friday, and officials are asking those affected to delay filing their 2014 returns.

02/20/2015

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Arizona House Blocks State Funding For Obamacare

A Republican-dominated House committee approved four bills Wednesday designed to block state spending on federal acts, regulations and executive orders, including President Barack Obama’s health care law.

02/19/2015

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White House: More Than 11 Million People Signed Up For Obamacare

More than 11 million people signed up for subsidized private health insurance under President Barack Obama’s law this year, the White House announced Tuesday evening.

02/18/2015

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Pelosi: ‘Take Your Loved One To Sign Up For’ Obamacare For Valentine’s Day

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is suggesting a Valentine’s Day gift for America’s lovebirds: Obamacare.

02/13/2015

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GOP Congressman Brushes Off Criticism For Health Care Vote

Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine joined Reps. Bob Dold of Illinois and John Katko of New York to become the only three Republicans to vote against a proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

02/06/2015

Nancy Pelosi Talking

Pelosi: Republicans ‘Baying At The Moon’

Newly empowered congressional Republicans challenged President Barack Obama at both ends of the Capitol on Tuesday, voting in the House to repeal the health care program he signed into law but faltering in an initial Senate attempt to roll back immigration policies he issued on his own.

02/04/2015

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Poll: Most Americans Want Health Aid Restored If Supreme Court Kills Subsidies

A poll by the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation says more than 6 in 10 would want Congress to restore the assistance.

01/28/2015

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