Monthly Archives: April 2017

As Trump And Congress Flip-Flop On Health Care, Insurers Try To Plan Ahead

As Republicans in Congress debate changes to the Affordable Care Act, insurance executives across the country are trying to make… Continue reading »

Changes To Federal Insurance Plans Could Hurt Families Of Chronically Ill Kids

Roughly 2 million of the kids covered by the Children’s Health Insurance Program have a chronic health condition, such as… Continue reading »

GOP Plan To Trim Insurance Benefits Might Not Tame Premiums

Prescription drug coverage is one benefit that drives up insurance costs, and one that is very popular with consumers. Hero… Continue reading »

New GOP Health Proposal Could Ditch Protections For People Who Are Sick

Rep. Tom MacArthur, R-N.J., has drawn up a proposed amendment to the GOP health care bill, hoping to attract enough… Continue reading »

Many Veterans Gained Health Care Through The Affordable Care Act

Medicaid expansion has helped low-income veterans gain health insurance, a report finds. ERproductions Ltd/Blend Images RM/Getty Images hide caption toggle… Continue reading »

Voters Back Home Don’t Mind If Mark Meadows Bucks Authority

Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., chair of the House Freedom Caucus, speaks during a news conference in February on Affordable Care… Continue reading »

U.S. Health Care Wrestles With The ‘Pre-Existing Condition’

Carl Goulden, of Littlestown Pa., developed hepatitis B 10 years ago. Soon his health insurance premiums soared beyond a price… Continue reading »

Tax Day And Health Insurance Under Trump

People who lacked health insurance for more than three consecutive months in 2016, or who bought individual insurance and got… Continue reading »

Maps Show A Dramatic Rise In Health Insurance Coverage Under ACA

New data from the U.S. Census Bureau present the most detailed picture yet of the dramatic rise in the number… Continue reading »

Get Set For Trump Revisions To Your Affordable Care Act Insurance

The Trump administration is proposing changes to Obamacare that the White House says should stabilize the insurance marketplace. But critics… Continue reading »