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Obama 'Not Happy' With Healthcare Woes

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 12.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is citing the Massachusetts health care system's slow start to keep expectations low for...

Jennifer Bendery

Sebelius Takes Blame For Obamacare Glitches

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius apologized on Wednesday for the "miserably frustrating experience" people are havi...

Obama Defending Obamacare Rollout

Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

By NEDRA PICKLER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is citing the Massachusetts health care system's slow start to keep ex...

Sebelius To Face Tough Questioning Amid Obamacare Troubles

AP | By KEN THOMAS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans said Sunday they intend to press Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on the Obama administration's t...

Obama Appeals To Allies As Embarrassing Problems Mount

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is appealing to its allies in Congress, on Wall Street and across the country to stick with...

Here's Why You Shouldn't Compare Obamacare To Katrina Or Iraq, In One Chart

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics

National Review reporter Jonathan Strong asked if Obamacare is "President Obama's Iraq War" on Twitter Monday, sparking a debate over whether the comp...

Ohio Medicaid Expansion Funding Approved

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

Ohio's Controlling Board has approved Medicaid expansion in the Buckeye State, meaning 275,000 low-income Ohioans will now be eligible for health care...

Cruz's Obamacare Distortion Explored

Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Sen. Ted Cruz says his “fight against Obamacare must continue,” and so must our fact-ch...

Obama Speaks On Health Care Glitches

AP | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

BY JULIE PACE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday said there was "no excuse" for the cascade of computer pro...

Obama Addressing Big Errors

Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

By JULIE PACE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON--President Barack Obama is expected to acknowledge that widespread problems with his health care law...

Pelosi Defends Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.20.2013 | Politics

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said major glitches in the Obamacare rollout are "unacceptable," but despite the website's problems, the...

Republicans Won't Stop Targeting Obamacare Anytime Soon

AP | DONNA CASSATA and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 10.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — "Obamacare" escaped unharmed from the government shutdown Republicans hoped would stop it, but just as quickly they ...

Christina Wilkie

Small Tax On Pacemakers Threatens To Blow Up World Economy

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Will the world economy be brought to its knees over a tax on pacemakers and hip replacements? As the outlines of a potential budget d...

Restaurant Sign Claims Obamacare Is 'America's Punishment For Slavery Years'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.14.2013 | Politics

A sign outside of Smokin' Joe's Ribhouse in Rogers, Arkansas claimed Obamacare is "America's punishment for slavery years." Johnny Howard, who own...

Huckabee: Shutdown A 'Stupid Tactical Blunder' For Republicans

The Huffington Post | Jared Gilmour | Posted 10.14.2013 | Politics

Radio host and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) lambasted Republicans on his show Monday for bringing on the government shutdown over their oppo...

Conservative Makes Shocking Obamacare-'Slavery' Comparison

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson said Obamacare is the worst thing to happen to America "since slavery" while speaking at the 2013 Values Voter Summit in Washi...

Norquist: Cruz 'Crashed And Burned,' Hurt GOP Cause

Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, said he thinks Republicans could have delayed the implementation of Obamacare if it weren't fo...

Curious Boehner Claims Explored

Posted 10.09.2013 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. House Speaker John Boehner exaggerated when he said the 2.3 percent medical device excise t...

Howard Fineman

Crack Appears In Conservative Front Against Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A crack appeared Wednesday morning in the conservatives' united front against President Barack Obama in the budget-and-borrowing crisis ...

Government Makes Big Clarification To Avoid Obamacare Trouble

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 12.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — You'll have to get coverage by Valentine's Day or thereabouts to avoid penalties for being uninsured, the Obama...

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...

Obama Hails 'Historic' Health Care Launch

AP | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

BY JOSH LEDERMAN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Hailing it as an "historic day," President Barack Obama pressed forward his flagship hea...

Mark Blumenthal

Obamacare Polls Show Why Ted Cruz Is Wrong

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In his marathon speech on the floor of the U.S. Senate last week, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) repeatedly invoked the will of "the American p...

Obama Speaks On Looming Government Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke from the White House Monday on the looming government shutdown. "If the Congress does not fulfill its responsibility t...

Slippery Obama Claims Exposed

AP | CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is the insurance industry's most powerful pitchman these days as he drums up interest in the health insurance mar...