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Obamacare Supporters May Make States’ Rights Case Before Supreme Court

Inside the White House’s ironic legal defense of the Affordable Care Act.

February 26, 2015
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Obamacare Faces The Abyss. Again.

The Supreme Court has another chance to kill the Affordable Care Act — and this time, it may take it.

February 26, 2015
Anti-Vaxxers and parents who fail or cannot vaccinate their children spread otherwise preventable sicknesses

The Reason Why So Many Kids Aren’t Vaccinated? It’s Not Always Anti-Vaxxers, Some Just Don’t Follow Up

Overburdened and without health care, some parents forgo vaccination.

February 24, 2015
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Health Law Drives Down U.S. Rate Of Uninsured Patients, Survey Finds

New evidence confirms that Obamacare is working.

February 24, 2015
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Senator Continuing Investigation Into Congressional Health Care Enrollment

David Vitter isn’t giving up his anti-Obamacare crusade.

February 20, 2015
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Republicans Hold The Line Against Medicaid Expansion

Despite some compromises, many Republicans continue to pushback against Medicaid expansion.

February 17, 2015
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Aetna Lifts The National Standard For ‘Competitive Wages’

Meet a rare CEO who sees the value in paying well above minimum wage.

February 11, 2015
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California Study Finds It Cheaper For Students To Buy Insurance Than Go Without

The Koch brothers were wrong: College students should buy health insurance.

February 10, 2015
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Health Insurer Anthem Is Hacked; Patient And Employee Data Apparently Exposed

The attack on Anthem Inc. is the worst hacking revealed by a health insurer to date.

February 5, 2015
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Late Night Roundup: Chris Christie, Rand Paul, And Measles

Potential 2016 contenders Chris Christie and Rand Paul got some unwanted attention on the late night shows.

February 4, 2015
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House Republicans Vote To Repeal Obamacare (Again)

Republicans’ refusal to move on from Obamacare says a lot about them — little of it good.

February 3, 2015
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam (Photo: Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce via Flickr)

More States Lean Toward Medicaid Expansion

These red states are considering expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.

February 3, 2015
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Tennessee Shows How Republicans Are Learning To Love Obamacare

Some red states are starting to see the value in expanding health coverage.

February 3, 2015
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Endorse This: Joe Biden Amazes The Ellen Show

Vice President Joe Biden made a surprise appearance Monday with Ellen DeGeneres, wishing her a happy birthday.

January 27, 2015
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Ebola Aid Workers Said To Get Protections In Cuomo’s New York Budget

Governor Andrew Cuomo is taking new steps to protect those who work to fight Ebola.

January 20, 2015
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Illinois Turning To Insurance Agents For Obamacare Outreach

Insurance agents’ role in the Affordable Care Act signup process is steadily growing.

January 16, 2015
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Fewer Americans Delay Needed Medical Care In 2014, Survey Says

See the latest evidence that Obamacare is working.

January 15, 2015
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Playtime Is Over For Obamacare’s Foes

Why Republicans should hope that the Supreme Court leaves the Affordable Care Act in place.

January 8, 2015
Obamacare's guaranteed health coverage changes many lives in first year

Obamacare’s Guaranteed Health Coverage Changes Many Lives In First Year

For millions of Americans like Lisa Gray, Obamacare is working.

January 7, 2015
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The Year in Health: Key Developments Will Have A Lasting Impact

The year 2014 was filled with important health discoveries and developments.

December 31, 2014
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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Dealt Legal Blow Over Medicaid Expansion Plan

This Arizona Supreme Court ruling is terrible news for the state’s uninsured population.

December 31, 2014
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Enrollment For Obamacare Jumps With Two Million New Sign-Ups

There’s more great news for the Affordable Care Act.

December 23, 2014
President Obama Holds End of the Year News Conference

The Duck That Roared

As Republicans are finding out the hard way, Barack Obama’s presidency is far from over.

December 22, 2014
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Small Employers Grapple With Rising Health Insurance Premiums

Some small businesses are having a difficult time navigating the post-Obamacare market.

December 19, 2014
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Judge Says Illinois Governor Elect’s Former Company Not Responsible For Nursing Home Fraud

Bruce Rauner isn’t joining the long tradition of Illinois governors in legal trouble (yet.)

December 17, 2014