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Undercover Probe Finds Serious Problems With Obamacare

AP | Posted 07.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional investigators using fake identities were able to obtain taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack ...

Why You Shouldn't Succumb to Defeatism About the Affordable Care Act

Robert Reich | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics
Robert Reich

Whatever happened to American can-do optimism? Even before the Affordable Care Act covers its first beneficiary, the nattering nabobs of negativism are out in full force.

Jeffrey Young

A Step-By-Step Guide To Everything That Went Wrong With The Obamacare Launch

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

It's easy to think of the launch of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, as just one big disaster. But in reality, there has been a rolling series o...

Ayotte Slams Obamacare 'Mess'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.02.2013 | Politics

Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) criticized Obamacare during a meeting with business leaders Monday, saying the rollout of the health care law is "a mess," ...

State Rejects Obamacare Fix

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

(Adds context on decision, comments, details on enrollment) By Lewis Krauskopf and Caroline Humer Nov 21 (Reuters) - Cal...

Obamacare Website Fixes Expected After Crucial Deadline

AP | By KELLI KENNEDY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

MIAMI (AP) — The HealthCare.gov website will still be a work in progress beyond the end of the month, Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius sai...

Obama Health Care Woes Become Credibility Fight

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Throughout President Barack Obama's first four years in office, he prided himself on his ability to bounce back when much of Washi...

GOP Looks To Exploit Obamacare Problems For 2014 Elections

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — In his West Virginia district, the TV ads attacking Democratic Rep. Nick Rahall over the calamitous startup of President Barack Ob...

Obamacare Fix May Just Cause More Problems

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

(Adds Florida Blue comments, California and other state commissioners, analyst comment) By Caroline Humer and Lewis Krauskopf ...

Democrats Need To Stop Panicking Over Obamacare

New York Magazine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Panic may be the quintessential emotion of the modern Democratic Party. And, unlike the recurrent panics that pop up every six months or so, blot out ...

Jeffrey Young

Frustrated Obamacare Shoppers Asked To Try Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.12.2013 | Politics

Consumers who tried and failed to start shopping for health insurance on HealthCare.gov, Obamacare's troubled web portal, will start receiving invitat...

Obamacare Troubles Give Boost To Republicans

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 11.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The health care law's seemingly endless problems are giving congressional Republicans a much-needed boost of energy,...

Obama Apologizes For Health Care Problems: 'I Am Sorry'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.07.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama apologized for Americans who have been affected by complications of the health care rollout. "I am sorry that they are findi...

Obama Promises To Smooth Out Health Care Problems

AP | By NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expressing sympathy for Americans who are getting kicked off their health insurance plans, but says they...

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...

Healthcare.gov Problems Could Impede Access To Lower-Cost Coverage

Reuters | Lewis Krauskopf and David Morgan | Posted 10.29.2013 | Business

If technical problems with the U.S. government's new healthcare website are not fixed in November, hundreds of thousands of Americans could lose easy ...

Obamacare Has Yet Another Major Glitch

Reuters | Posted 12.28.2013 | Business

By David Morgan and Sharon Begley WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Oct 27 (Reuters) - A data center critical for allowing uninsure...

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...

Just a Hint of Health Care Hypocrisy?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 12.26.2013 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Obamacare Woes = "Debacle Days" Fest for the GOP! ...

Arthur Delaney

Nervous Obamacare Supporters Should Know The History Of Social Security

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Website problems have plagued the rollout of President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law, imperiling the promise of new he...

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...

House Committee Sets Hearing On Obamacare Problems

Reuters | Posted 12.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Oct 22 (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee has scheduled an Oct. 29 hearing to review problems the Ob...

MORE Obamacare Website Problems Emerge

Reuters | Posted 12.14.2013 | Business

By David Morgan and Lewis Krauskopf Oct 14 (Reuters) - The Obama administration has made headway against an online bo...

Nick Wing

9 Valid Concerns We Can All Have About Obamacare, Without Thinking It Will Literally Bring Hell On Earth

HuffingtonPost.com | Nick Wing | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

The Affordable Care Act isn't perfect. It wasn't when Congress passed it in 2010 and it wasn't when its health insurance exchanges opened for enrollme...

Cancer Patient's Bills Increase Even Under Obamacare

AP | Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Posted 09.09.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON — Coping with advanced cancer, Bev Veals was in the hospital for chemo this summer when she got a call that her health plan was shutting ...