Articles Tagged 'health insurance'
NYC Mayor Guarantees Comprehensive Health Care for All in Historic Surprise Announcement
New York City will begin guaranteeing comprehensive health care to every single resident regardless of someone’s ability to pay or immigration status, an unprecedented plan… READ MORE
Trump clears way for ObamaCare ‘alternatives’ in new executive order, goes around stalled Congress
The White House announced Thursday that President Trump is taking executive action on health care as Congress stalls on efforts to overhaul ObamaCare, calling for… READ MORE
Obamacare’s forgotten Health Insurance Tax
Congress still has the opportunity to repeal the long-delayed health insurance tax that will take effect in 2018, even with the Obamacare repeal stymied by… READ MORE
Trump threatens to cut lawmaker insurance benefits
President Trump ratcheted up his pressure on lawmakers to pass a healthcare plan Saturday with a threat to end key ObamaCare payments and cancel some… READ MORE
New York governor requires insurance companies to cover contraception
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday that he was requiring health insurance companies to cover medically necessary abortions and most forms of contraception… READ MORE
CBO Misses Its Obamacare Projection by 24 Million People
Three years ago, on the eve of Obamacare’s implementation, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) projected that President Obama’s centerpiece legislation would result in an average… READ MORE
White House announces new O-Care delay
The White House on Wednesday announced a new ObamaCare delay that will allow some consumers to keep health plans that do not meet the law’s standards until past the end of the Obama presidency.
The unprecedented move, first reported by The Hill on Monday, will protect vulnerable Democrats in the midterm elections by staving off a wave of cancellation notices… READ MORE
Obama secretly buys health care he won’t use — but not from government website
The Obama administration issued yet another delay to the president’s signature health care law Monday — this time, offering an extra day’s grace period for people to finish signing up to ensure they have coverage Jan. 1, when the mandate requiring all Americans to have insurance takes effect.
It is the latest in a string of White House delays and… READ MORE
State-run health care exchanges still struggling to see uptick in sign-ups
WASHINGTON – While the rush grows to meet Saturday’s self-imposed deadline for improving the ObamaCare website, the real story behind the government’s success or failure may be hidden in the abysmal state-run exchange figures.
The White House has been busy pitching the plan’s merits across the country and flown in the A-Team of tech experts to work round-the-clock on a… READ MORE
Experts say up to 80 million could lose employer coverage under ObamaCare
Almost 80 million people with employer health plans could find their coverage canceled because they are not compliant with ObamaCare, several experts predicted.
Their losses… READ MORE