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1976 Articles Matching "obamacare"

Health-care stocks plunge after federal judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional

Dec 18, 2018 , CNBC Health
U.S. District Court Judge Reed O'Connor of Texas argued that the Affordable Care Act cannot stand on its own since Congress last December repealed the individual mandate, which imposed a tax penalty on consumers who went...
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Obamacare's uncertain fate leaves Congress, industry lying in wait

Dec 18, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A federal judge still hasn't finalized his controversial decision to overturn Obamacare, leaving government and industry unclear on their next...
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Q&A: The future of millions of people's health insurance is uncertain

Dec 18, 2018 , CNN Health
On Friday, a federal judge in Texas struck down the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare, but that doesn't mean the law is dead -- yet. Here's what you need to know....
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Yes, Obamacare is still the law of the land despite US court ruling striking it down

Dec 18, 2018 , CNBC Health
The ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Reed O'Connor of Texas doesn't block the ACA, for now, and will likely be appealed to a higher court. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said it will continue enforcing "all aspects of the...
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Don't Panic: There's Time To Get ObamaCare Replacement Right

Dec 18, 2018 , Forbes
States have immediate options to help their health insurance markets begin to heal from the damage the health overhaul law has...
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Obamacare Ruling Likely Headed to Supreme Court

Dec 18, 2018 , WebMD
The ruling was made in a case that was launched by Republican governors and state attorneys general in 20 states and centered on whether people were still compelled to buy coverage even after Congress reduced the penalty for not having coverage to zero...
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Insurers Forge Ahead With Obamacare Expansion Despite Judge's Ruling

Dec 18, 2018 , Forbes
Centene and Oscar Health – two of the biggest insurers in the Obamacare business – will continue expansion plans despite a Texas federal judge's ruling striking down the Affordable Care...
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Texas Judge Deals Obamacare A Major Blow

Dec 17, 2018 , Forbes
Another judicial attempt to invalidate the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was given a major boost on Friday, December 14th, when a federal judge in Texas ruled that the ACA is...
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Judge's Obamacare ruling creates long-term uncertainty

Dec 17, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A federal judge's ruling invalidating the Affordable Care Act has yet again plunged the industry into an era of uncertainty. But industry groups aren't yet focused on long-term contingency plans as they hope an appeal will save the...
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Here's how Trump hobbled Obamacare and drove enrollment down this year

Dec 16, 2018 , CNBC Health
While President Donald Trump didn't repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's signature health-care law, more commonly known as Obamacare, he was able to dismantle key parts of it that health policy researchers are blaming for a...
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Judge's Ruling Won't Stop Obamacare's Final Day Of Open Enrollment Bargains

Dec 16, 2018 , Forbes
More than 95% of U.S. counties have free Obamacare options for low-income Americans selecting coverage via the healthcare.gov, research firm Avalere Health...
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Trump hails judge's ruling against Obamacare as 'great'

Dec 16, 2018 , Reuters
President Donald Trump on Saturday hailed a court decision against Obamacare as "a great ruling for our country," while a U.S. government official said the decision by a Texas judge would have no immediate impact on health coverage....
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This map shows states with extended deadlines to buy Affordable Care Act health insurance

Dec 15, 2018 , CNBC Health
Most people who do not sign up for Obamacare insurance by Saturday's open enrollment deadline will not be able to obtain coverage until next fall, unless they have a qualifying life event such as getting married or having a...
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Judge's Ruling Against Obamacare Rallies ACA's Doctor, Patient Supporters

Dec 15, 2018 , Forbes
A Texas federal judge’s ruling striking down the entire Affordable Care Act rallied doctors, hospitals, insurers and patient advocates in the law's defense, saying the the court is "taking a step...
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Trump hails judge's ruling that struck down Obamacare 'disaster,' urges Congress to pass new bill

Dec 15, 2018 , CNBC Health
In a late night tweet, President Donald Trump urged Congress to pass a new "strong" health-care law that provides "great health-care and protects pre-existing...
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U.S. appeals court narrows order on Trump birth control rules

Dec 14, 2018 , Reuters
A federal appeals court on Thursday narrowed an order that had blocked President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers women's birth control....
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A 2-For-1 Stock Split For Backers Of Obamacare Provider Centene

Dec 14, 2018 , Forbes
In a good sign for Obamacare's future, health insurer Centene is forecasting a profitable 2019 and announced a stock 2-for-1 stock split for its...
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Obama, Democrats make last push for Obamacare sign-ups amid Trump cuts in ad budget

Dec 13, 2018 , CNBC Health
Sign-ups for Affordable Care Act coverage are low this year and Democrats are blaming changes that took effect this year. The Trump administration scaled back the program's ad budget by 90 percent to $10 million last...
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Obamacare sign-ups down 550,000 as deadline nears

Dec 13, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
HealthCare.gov sign-ups lag by more than a half-million with less than a week left in open enrollment. Last-minute shoppers and a surge of auto-enrollments should boost the finally tally, but enrollment is likely to fall short last...
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House GOP introduces bill to delay Obamacare taxes

Dec 11, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Republicans of a key House committee introduced a tax package to delay Obamacare taxes that don't expire until next year or...
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