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Congressman Wants To Heed Pope's Advice, Open Obamacare To The Undocumented

The Huffington Post | Ruby Mellen | Posted 09.30.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Many undocumented immigrants who pay taxes would be able to access Obamacare under a long-shot bill introduced Wednesday by Rep. Luis Gu...

Takeaways From the Supreme Court Obamacare Ruling

James R. Knickman | Posted 06.25.2016 | New York
James R. Knickman

We can now feel more confident that this historic legislation will go a long way toward decreasing health inequities -- including uneven access to care -- in New York and across our country.

Costs and Affordability of Care

John Geyman | Posted 05.09.2015 | Politics
John Geyman

In this second post assessing the track record of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) five years after its enactment, we now look at its impact on containment of health care costs and affordability of care, two of its principal goals.

Did Those Republican Judges Ever Go to Law School?

Frank Askin | Posted 09.29.2014 | Politics
Frank Askin

Six federal judges ruled Tuesday on the legality of subsidies being provided for low-income subscribers under so-called Obamacare. The two with solid Republican credentials found the program illegal.

Why Some State-Run Health Exchanges Worked

Pew's Stateline | Christine Vestal and Michael Ollove | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Hawaii Health Insurance Exchange Director Resigns

Civil Beat | Nathan Eagle | Posted 11.23.2013 | Politics

Coral Andrews, the head of the non-profit quasi-governmental agency in charge of implementing the Affordable Care Act in Hawaii, announced Friday that...

People Who Need Obamacare Most Don't Know How To Get It

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 10.18.2013 | Business

So here’s a problem that’s not going away: Even if Obamacare worked perfectly, most of the people it's supposed to help wouldn't know how to begin...

Last In The Country, Hawaii's Health Exchange Finally Gets A Pulse

Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics

Fifteen days after it was slated to go live, it seems Hawaii finally has a functioning online health exchange. The Hawaii Health Connector was the ...

October 1: A New Opportunity to Take Care of Yourself

National Council of La Raza | Posted 10.23.2013 | Latino Voices
National Council of La Raza

If we don't create awareness about the benefits of the law, we will stifle opportunities for millions of Latinos who have already been shut out of health care for far too long.