Tag Archives: Affordable Care Act

U.S. states mull contraception coverage as Obamacare repeal looms

By Jilian Mincer (Reuters) – Growing numbers of U.S. states are seeking to ensure that women have continued access to free birth control in case the insurance benefit is dropped…

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U.S. judge blocks transgender, abortion-related Obamacare protections

By Steve Gorman (Reuters) – A federal judge in Texas on Saturday issued a court order barring enforcement of an Obama administration policy seeking to extend anti-discrimination protections under the…

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U.S. immigration case could set limits on presidential power

By James Oliphant WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court challenge to President Barack Obama's immigration policies could have an impact far beyond determining whether millions of undocumented immigrants can…

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Super PAC to tout Rubio's efforts against Obamacare in early-state ad

By Emily Stephenson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Super PAC supporting Republican Marco Rubio will tout the White House hopeful's fight against President Barack Obama's healthcare law in an advertisement set…

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AP FACT CHECK: Glossed-over realities in Democratic debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the latest Democratic presidential debate, oversimplification struck again. Hillary Clinton spoke of fixing "glitches" in President Barack Obama's health care law to address rising costs, skimming…

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Data Visualizations: A Snapshot of the Obamacare Marketplace

View photo . A man looks over the Affordable Care Act signup page on the HealthCare.gov website in New York in this photo illustration. … Today is the deadline for signing…

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Health Care Spending Grew at Fastest Pace Since Obama’s Presidency

View photo . A sign supporting Medicare is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 30, 2015, as registered nurses …

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U.S. Democrats discussing fix to healthcare 'Cadillac tax'

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic lawmakers are discussing proposing changes to the "Cadillac tax," a levy on high-cost employer-based healthcare plans passed as part of President Barack…

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Presidential candidates in fantasy land over health care

Presidential candidates from both parties are full of sound & fury approximately various aspects of the U.S. health care system, yet unless we as a nation obtain serious approximately huge…

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Merger of health insurers usually leads to big payday for executives

If regulators approve the recently announced mega-deals in which Aetna, Inc. would buy Humana Inc. & Anthem Inc. would buy Cigna Corp., will consumers benefit? Or will the winners be…

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