Things to Know for Maryland's Health Care Sign UpThousands 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.
Things to Know About D.C.'s Health ExchangeThe 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.
Maryland to Keep Testing Health Exchange WebsiteMaryland's information technology secretary says the state will be testing how well its revamped health exchange website can handle thousands of users over different periods of time.
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?
Federal Court Rules Louisiana College Can Opt Out Of Obamacare's Birth Control MandateThe privately operated Louisiana College can now opt out of the Affordable Care Act's birth control mandate after a federal court ruled in it's favor because the law violates the school's religious freedom.
Report: Obamacare Website Cost $840M, More Than $150M Spent On Failed LaunchThe Obama administration has spent an estimated $840 million on HealthCare.gov, with more than $150 million of that being spent on the failed version of the Affordable Care Act website that launched in 2013.
Robert Gibbs Says Let Obamacare Employer Mandate DieFormer White House spokesman says killing the employer mandate would be one of many tweaks that could improve the Affordable Care Act.
Obama Touts Health Law, Rips Critics: 'That's What Change Looks Like In Democracy'President Barack Obama touted this week’s announcement that 7.1 million American signed up for coverage through his signature health care law, and he blasted critics for continued efforts to assault the Affordable Care Act, declaring: “The debate over repealing this law is over. The Affordable Care Act is here to stay.”
Q&A: Still Have Questions? Obamacare Deadline Is MondayThe new health care law helps some people, hurts others and confuses almost everyone. Hoping to simplify things a bit, The Associated Press asked its Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus followers for their real-life questions about the program and the problems they're running into as the March 31 deadline approaches to sign up for coverage in new insurance markets.
Pelosi To Receive Highest Award From Planned Parenthood For Women's Health Care WorkIn a statement issue through Planned Parenthood’s website, the group’s president lauded Pelosi for her role in passing the Affordable Care Act and her ongoing commitment to ensuring “the promise of the law is realized for millions of women as the greatest advancement for women’s health in a generation.”
Poll: At 4-Year Anniversary, Majority Of Americans Disapprove Of ObamacareFour years after the law’s passage, the Affordable Care Act remains unpopular with the American public, with a majority (53 percent) of U.S. adults saying they disapprove of President Obama’s signature health care legislation.