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Obamacare Battle Gets Personal

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By Gabriel Debenedetti WASHINGTON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Wayne Dofflemyer is no fan of Obamacare. Because of President Bara...

Health Reform Implementation: A Little Historical Perspective, Please

Jared Bernstein | Posted 12.22.2013 | Politics
Jared Bernstein

Many of us have literally been working on health care reform for decades. With the passage of the Affordable Care Act, advocates in particular and the nation in general scored a milestone victory.

Perry: Implementing Obamacare Is A 'Criminal Act'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

On the same day that 2.8 million people visited Healthcare.gov, the website to sign up for the new healthcare exchanges under Obamacare, Texas Gov. Ri...

Obamacare Going Live Amid Government Shutdown Fight

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 11.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Contentious from its conception, President Barack Obama's health care law has survived the Supreme Court, a battle for the White Ho...

How A Government Shutdown Would Not Stop Obamacare

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 11.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republicans pulling on the budget thread can't neatly unravel President Barack Obama's health care law. A partial government shutd...

Obamacare Exchanges Seen Headed Toward 'Rocky' Start

Reuters | Posted 11.10.2013 | Politics

By David Morgan WASHINGTON, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Obamacare is likely to have a "rocky" enrollment start on Oct. 1 in some U.S. states, ...

Technical Glitches Plague Obamacare Plans 26 Days Before Launch

Reuters | Posted 11.05.2013 | Business

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Technical glitches still plague the display of new healthcare plans to be offered to mil...

Dave Jamieson

Ted Cruz 'Not Convinced' Obama Wouldn't Defund Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said Sunday that he is "not convinced" that President Barack Obama wouldn't defund his own signature health care...

GOP Senator: Republicans Ready To Shut Down Government To Block Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) declared on Monday that he and other congressional Republicans would be willing to shut down the federal government in order to...

Firm With $1.2 Billion Obamacare Contract Under Fire

Reuters | Posted 09.15.2013 | Business

By David Morgan WASHINGTON, July 16 (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Tuesday defended a decision to award outso...

Standing Up the ACA Insurance Exchanges: Why a UK Firm?

Jared Bernstein | Posted 09.15.2013 | Business
Jared Bernstein

Please don't revoke my globalization card nor do I mean to sound too jingoistic... nor is it that big a deal. But can't we pay a U.S. firm $1.2 billion to set up the insurance exchanges for the Affordable Care Act instead of a UK firm?

Obamacare Struggles To Meet Make-Or-Break Deadline

Reuters | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

By David Morgan WASHINGTON, July 14 (Reuters) - With time running out, U.S. officials are struggling to cope with the task of launchin...

Say Hello To Obama's Obamacare Army

Reuters | Posted 08.21.2013 | Business

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK, June 21 (Reuters) - Call them Obamacare's army. From the chief actuary at the...

State Passes Bill Making Obamacare A Crime

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.03.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

South Carolina's state House passed a “nullification” bill on Wednesday declaring President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act “null and void...

Jeffrey Young

Obama Acknowledges Challenges Of Carrying Out Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 05.02.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama has a problem. Many Americans aren't sure whether his health care reform law is even on the books; those people most likely...