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Jeffrey Young

Calm Down, Everyone. Two GOP Judges Didn't Annihilate Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 07.24.2014 | Business

On Tuesday, two federal appeals courts issued totally opposing rulings on a pair of lawsuits challenging Obamacare, one of which would tear apart the ...

This Is How Much More Your Health Insurance Could Cost If Two Republican Judges Get Their Way

The Huffington Post | Jeffrey Young | Posted 07.23.2014 | Business

President Barack Obama suffered a setback Tuesday in a legal battle that threatens to unravel his health care reform law. A federal appeals court pane...

Laura Bassett

Obama's New Health Secretary May Change How Washington Works

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.05.2014 | Politics

Sylvia Mathews Burwell is about to inherit one of the most difficult jobs in Washington. As President Barack Obama's nominee to lead the Department of...

GOP Divorced From Reality on Obamacare

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 07.12.2014 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Just last week, Republicans got caught in a lie about Obamacare very publicly -- at their own hearing on Obamacare. As failed GOP presidential wannabe Rick Perry would say, "Oops."

New York State's Leadership in Providing Health Insurance

Carol Kellermann | Posted 06.17.2014 | New York
Carol Kellermann

New York has distinguished itself through the creation of NY State of Health. The marketplace has excelled, despite a very tight timeframe, while other state marketplaces and the federally facilitated one faltered.

Jeffrey Young

The Obamacare Deadline Is Just Days Away. Here's What You Need To Know

HuffingtonPost.com | 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 ...

Jeffrey Young

Walking The Uninsured Through Obamacare Sign-Ups Is Tiring And Tedious. It Also Works

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

4 Incentives Obamacare Provides Small Businesses

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.06.2014 | Small Business
Avi Sinensky

While it is true that the dominant provisions of the ACA (particularly, the Employer Mandate) apply only to "large" employers with more than 50 employees, there are still several provisions that affect all employers, including small businesses with 50 employees or fewer.

Children Benefit as California Leads the Way Enrolling Families in Health Coverage

Wendy Lazarus | Posted 04.05.2014 | Politics
Wendy Lazarus

March 31 marks the end of open enrollment for 2014 coverage through the Affordable Care Act (ACA), but many Californians aren't waiting until the deadline to sign up for health coverage.

Jeffrey Young

These Health Insurance Companies Are Winning At Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.27.2014 | Business

A central promise of Obamacare was to spur competition between insurance companies to drive down health care costs and give consumers more choices. Th...

Enrollment of Young People in ACA Likely to Improve With Time

Bob Semro | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics
Bob Semro

Health care reform is a marathon and not a sprint. The initial results, while lower than hoped, are hardly a sign that that the Affordable Care Act is bound for failure. Nor can they necessarily be interpreted to say that success is inevitable.

State Lists VERY Wrong Helpline Phone Number On Health Exchange Website

The Baltimore Sun | Jessica Anderson | Posted 03.22.2014 | Politics

Critics said Saturday that the latest problem to hit Maryland's online health exchange -- an incorrect help-line number that directed hundreds of call...

Jeffrey Young

Obamacare Glitches Forced Woman To Postpone Cancer Surgery

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

UPDATE: 5:02 p.m. -- After the publication of this article, K.C. Handler received confirmation from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center that her An...

The President Was Right: It's More Than Just a Website

Kathy Ko Chin | Posted 02.21.2014 | Politics
Kathy Ko Chin

For months, the focus was on a date -- October 1 -- the day when the health insurance marketplace opened for business. With all the attention on this one date, everyone seemed to forget about the significant and needed changes that the ACA ushered in.

Jeffrey Young

Obamacare's Next Great Challenge

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

Obamacare's most crucial deadline thus far is mere days away, sparking a mad dash as Americans seek health coverage for 2014 and put the system to its...

Jeffrey Young

Health Insurers Extend Key Obamacare Deadline

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 12.18.2013 | Business

Facing pressure from the Obama administration, health insurers have extended the deadline for Obamacare premiums as late as Jan. 10, the industry's le...

Jeffrey Young

Obama Offers Last-Minute Fix For Obamacare Enrollees -- With A Catch

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 12.13.2013 | Business

Those who couldn't sign up for Obamacare by the deadline because of technical glitches with the health care website may get a lifeline, Health and Hum...

Jeffrey Young

Obamacare Enrollments Surpass 1 Million

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 12.12.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON -- More than two months after Obamacare's ugly debut, the number of Americans using the system is starting to grow: Nearly 1.2 million peop...

Jeffrey Young

Obamacare Glitches Hit 10 Percent Of Enrollments: Official

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

As many as one in 10 enrollments through HealthCare.gov aren't accurately being transmitted to health insurance companies, a federal official disclose...

A Balanced View of the Affordable Care Act

David Blumenthal | Posted 02.04.2014 | Politics
David Blumenthal

The breadth of the ACA's impact so far clearly shows the discussion of the successes and failures of the ACA needs to extend well beyond the narrow focus on website functioning, enrollment in the federal website, and the cancellation of some health plans.

Jeffrey Young

Nasty Surprise May Await People Who Thought They Enrolled In Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

Unresolved technical problems on HealthCare.gov could lead to a rude surprise at the doctor's office next month for patients who think they successful...

Jeffrey Young

Administration Says Obamacare Website Should Work Just Fine

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

HealthCare.gov is greatly improved after more than a month of intense repair work, a senior adviser to President Barack Obama said Sunday. Softwar...

Jeffrey Young

Another Big Setback For Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business

Small businesses won't be able to buy health insurance via HealthCare.gov until next year, President Barack Obama's administration announced Wednesday...

Jeffrey Young

Key Obamacare Deadline Pushed Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.22.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Health insurance consumers will have an extra eight days to choose a health plan that will be in place on New Year's Day, a federal offi...

GOPanic

Shan Wells | Posted 01.20.2014 | Denver
Shan Wells

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