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Thanks to Community Outreach, Obamacare Is Working for Diverse Groups

Kathy Ko Chin | Posted 04.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Kathy Ko Chin

Among those who were uninsured, 87 percent of the individuals surveyed spoke a language other than English. Not surprisingly then, being able to get information that was easy to understand and in a person's primary spoken language was one of the deciding factors in getting covered.

Why Some State Lawmakers Don't Want You to Get Free Help From Obamacare Navigators

Wendell Potter | Posted 04.19.2014 | Politics
Wendell Potter

To discourage folks from signing up for coverage on the Obamacare exchanges, Republican lawmakers in several states have pushed through bills making it difficult for people to get free help from specially trained "navigators" authorized by the ACA.

Sebelius: Issa Attempting To 'Stifle, Intimidate' Obamacare Navigators

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 12.16.2013 | Politics

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius is accusing Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), who chairs the House oversight committee, of attemp...

Obamacare Makes Smooth Debut In Key State

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

FREEHOLD, N.J. -- FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Supporters held rallies to encourage people to sign up, phones rang steadily in support centers and politici...

GOP States Offer Little Obamacare Help

AP | BILL BARROW | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

ATLANTA -- ATLANTA (AP) — After three years of bashing President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, Republican governors were surprisingly mute on...

HCAN Report: How the Republicans Are Suppressing Obamacare Enrollment (Updated)

Ethan Rome | Posted 11.26.2013 | Politics
Ethan Rome

Republicans have done everything they could think of to repeal, defund, undermine and otherwise disrupt Obamacare. But they've failed, and that's why they've turned to a last-ditch strategy to stop the law and take away the rights of millions of Americans to get the health care they need.

Politics Aside, Is Obamacare Secure?

Adam Levin | Posted 11.13.2013 | Politics
Adam Levin

The politics of the Affordable Care Act are irrelevant. The issue for me is privacy and data security and whether you're for Obamacare or against it, there are two ways the program's rollout could put your personal information at risk.

Jeffrey Young

Get Your Obamacare Right Here | Jeffrey Young | Posted 09.09.2013 | Business

The drug store chain Rite Aid will offer in-store assistance to people seeking to enroll in health insurance under President Barack Obama's health car...

Red States Look To Restrict Obamacare 'Navigators'

Stateline | Michael Ollove | Posted 09.09.2013 | 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...

Jeffrey Young

Sign Up For Obamacare At Your Local Planned Parenthood | Jeffrey Young | Posted 08.15.2013 | Politics

More than 100 organizations in 34 states will receive $67 million in federal funding to help consumers shop for health coverage on the new health insu...