Obamacare

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

congress health care

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

Hard-Line Conservatives, GOP Establishment Battle How To Use Budget Against Obamacare (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Hard-Line Conservatives, GOP Establishment Battle How To Use Budget Against Obamacare

Republicans running Congress have promised to use every weapon in their arsenal to take down President Barack Obama’s health care law.

01/19/2015

Stethoscope Office

Study: Fewer Struggle With Medical Costs As Coverage Grows

Not only do more Americans have health insurance, but the number struggling with medical costs has dropped since President Barack Obama’s health care law expanded coverage, according to a study released Thursday.

01/15/2015

Cantor: 'Disservice' For GOP To Take On Obamacare, Immigration Reform credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Cantor: ‘Disservice’ For GOP To Take On Obamacare, Immigration Reform

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) — Former House Majority Leader and current Wall Street investment bank executive Eric Cantor says it would be a “disservice” to Americans if congressional Republicans focus on repealing Obamacare and reversing illegal […]

01/06/2015

HealthCare.gov Website

Health Care Expert: Taxpayers Lose Under Obamacare, Lobbyists Won

Author Steven Brill says that healthcare is now far more accessible for Americans under the Affordable Care Act, but that Washington lobbyists have actually made the system more expensive for consumers while boosting medical and pharmaceutical company profits.

01/05/2015

A woman looks at the HealthCare.gov insurance exchange internet site. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

No Health Insurance? Penalties to Rise in 2015

The cost of being uninsured in America is going up significantly next year for millions of people.

12/30/2014

File photo of a doctor holding a stethoscope. (Photo credit: Adam Berry/Getty Images)

42.9 Million Americans Have Unpaid Medical Bills

Nearly 20 percent of U.S. consumers — 42.9 million people — have unpaid medical debts, according to a new report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

12/11/2014

ACA (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Survey: Primary Care Doctor Shortage Result Of ACA

A shortage of primary care doctors has emerged as thousands of people gained insurance through the Affordable Care Act, according to a new survey.

12/10/2014

Darrell Issa Speaks

Issa To Gruber: ‘Are You Stupid?’

Congressional Republicans on Tuesday grilled a health adviser who has demeaned the president’s health law, but Democrats highlighted his extensive apologies and retractions as they tried to limit the political damage.

12/09/2014

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