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Obamacare Deadline

Jeffrey Young

Obamacare Enrollment Reopened For Taxpayers Hit By Mandate Fine | Jeffrey Young | Posted 02.20.2015 | Politics

Taxpayers facing fines for not having health insurance in 2014 will get another chance to sign up for benefits on the Obamacare exchanges this year, f...

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Obamacare Enrollment Ended Sunday. Except It Didn't. | Jeffrey Young | Posted 02.19.2015 | Politics

The second year of Obamacare enrollment just ended. Or did it? The Department of Health and Human Services has hinted it might reopen enrollment on...

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Obamacare Signups Top 11 Million In Second Year, White House Says | Jeffrey Young | Posted 02.17.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has beaten its own projections for Obamacare enrollments, which exceeded 11 million through Sunday's deadline f...

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Rush Of Obamacare Enrollees Expected Before Sunday Deadline | Jeffrey Young | Posted 02.12.2015 | Business

With only a few days remaining in the second-ever Obamacare sign-up season, the White House, insurance companies and enrollment workers expect a big r...

Obamacare Sign-Ups Near 7.5 Million

AP | Posted 04.06.2015 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says sign-ups continue to build under the president's health care law ahead of a Feb. 15 enrollment deadl...

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Hurry Up! Big Obamacare Deadline Coming Monday | Jeffrey Young | Posted 12.15.2014 | Business

The first Obamacare enrollment deadline for next year is just three days away, meaning Monday is the last day for people in most states who buy their ...

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It's Obamacare Season! Here's What You Need To Know To Sign Up | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.14.2014 | Business

Obamacare enrollment begins again on Saturday, and there's a lot for consumers to figure out. President Barack Obama aims to enroll about 9 millio...

Boehner's Laughable Lawsuit

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.15.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The Republicans believe that suing Obama will excite and turn out their base voters, and they're betting that this benefit will be larger than any political blowback. Whether they're right in this political calculation or not remains to be seen. But what is undeniable is that, so far, this lawsuit is nothing short of laughable.

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5 Things The Obamacare Enrollment Numbers Won't Tell You | Jeffrey Young | Posted 04.02.2014 | Business

So is Obamacare a success? Has President Barack Obama's signature health reform law revolutionized our broken health care system? More than 7 milli...

Let There Be Peace on Earth and No More Talk About Obamacare... for Awhile

Linda Bergthold | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

Why can't everyone shut up about Obamacare? Because now the real problems will start to surface. People who thought their monthly premiums were too high may drop out and stop paying, thus losing their insurance. The lucky ones will end up on Fox complaining about it. The rest will just "go bare," which is where they started in the first place. Those who chose a Bronze plan but have some serious medical expenses will face some pretty hefty costs before any insurance kicks in. The fact that there is a cap on annual and lifetime out-of-pocket costs will be small comfort when facing $5,000 or $6,000 in deductible costs. Then there will be people who go to their doctor only to find out he or she is not in their plan. Or they just didn't read the fine print and figure out they have to pay a deductible for their prescription drugs. The potential for keeping this thing alive until the November elections is nearly endless.

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Obamacare Deadline Safety Valve Comes In Handy As Website Buckles | Jeffrey Young | Posted 04.01.2014 | Business

The latest tweak to the Obamacare deadline came in handy Monday when buckled during the rush by millions to sign up for health insuranc...

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Obamacare Enrollment Surging With Last-Minute Sign-Ups | Jeffrey Young | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business

On the last day to sign up for Obamacare, evidence appears to be mounting that what started as a disaster may turn out a success. Monday is the dea...

Kathleen Sebelius: We Got 'The Galifianakis Bump' For Obamacare Signups

The Huffington Post | Natasha Bach | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius said Monday that the Obama administration has Zach Galifianakis to thank for a "bump" in...

COMING UP ON HUFFPOST LIVE: Sebelius Urges For Signups On Obamacare Deadline Day

Posted 03.31.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Today is the deadline for Americans to sign up for the Affordable Care Act. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius joins HuffPost Live ... Just Went Down Again

AP/Huffpost | By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 05.31.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration's health care website stumbled on deadline day for new sign-ups. Visitors to HealthCare.go...

Obamacare Deadline Day Countdown: Ask Sec. Sebelius A Question On HuffPost Live

Posted 03.28.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Heath and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will join HuffPost Live on March 31 at 10:15am, the Affordable Care Act deadline day. If you ...

Bachmann Accuses The Obama Administration Of 'Lawlessness' On Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Natasha Bach | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) railed against the Obama administration on Fox News' "Your World with Neil Cavuto" Wednesday, criticizing the White Ho...

Wow, We Are Really Dumb

Posted 03.27.2014 | Comedy

The deadline to sign up for Obamacare is Monday, March 31, but a lot of Americans are still confused about what it even is... and what deductibles and...

Here's Why Most Uninsured Americans Won't Enroll In Obamacare

Kaiser Health News | Jordan Rau | Posted 03.26.2014 | Business

Provided by Kaiser Health News: With less than a week left until insurers stop accepting new customers through the health care marketplaces, a poll...

Obamacare Website Is Still Really Slow

AP | By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 05.26.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you're waiting until the last minute to sign up for coverage under President Barack Obama's health care law, a little extra pat...

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The Obamacare Deadline Is Just Days Away. Here's What You Need To Know | Jeffrey Young | Posted 03.20.2014 | Business

The Obamacare deadline for this year is almost upon us. If you don't have health insurance yet and you want coverage, it's time to get moving. Here's ...

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Walking The Uninsured Through Obamacare Sign-Ups Is Tiring And Tedious. It Also Works | Jeffrey Young | Posted 03.17.2014 | Business

SALISBURY, Md. -- If you're wondering why the Obama administration is still so far from its goal of enrolling 6 million Americans into Obamacare, look...

Sebelius Distances Obama Administration From Key Obamacare Estimate

HuffPost Live | Alexandra Schuster | Posted 03.12.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius distanced the Obama administration from its unofficial goal of 7 million Affordable Care Act...

Another Obamacare Deadline Is Delayed

Reuters | Posted 03.10.2014 | Business

(Corrects fourth paragraph to show Health Care Service Corp deadline is Jan. 30, not Jan. 31) By Caroline Humer NEW YOR...

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So Much For The Obamacare Apocalypse | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

The first days of Obamacare enrollment were a mess. The first days of Obamacare benefits, on the other hand, went quietly. The health care industry ex...