Monthly Archives: December 2017

Robust Health Insurance Sign-Ups Surprise Supporters And Opponents

Kelley Mui helps a client sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act on Dec. 15 at the… Continue reading »

GOP Tax Bill Leaves Health Savings Accounts Untouched

Some Republicans see HSAs as a great way of helping consumers deal with mounting medical costs. It’s still possible a… Continue reading »

Weighing The Impact Of Repealing The Health Insurance Mandate

RAY SUAREZ, HOST: We’re going to continue our conversation about the Republican tax bill and focus on specific provisions in… Continue reading »

HealthCare.gov Enrollment Ends Friday. Sign-Ups Likely To Trail Last Year’s

Isabel Diaz Tinoco and Jose Luis Tinoco had some questions for the Miami insurance agent who helped guide them in… Continue reading »

Consumers Hunting For Health Insurance Find High Prices — And Some Great Deals

The homepage of the Affordable Care Act exchange on Nov. 1, 2017 in Miami. The open enrollment period to sign… Continue reading »

Why Do So Many People Hate Obamacare So Much?

Opposition to Obamacare has been strong from the beginning. Demonstrators made their dissatisfaction clear in front of the Supreme Court… Continue reading »

Parents Worry Congress Won’t Fund The Children’s Health Insurance Program

It’s a beautiful morning in Pittsburgh, but Ariel Haughton is stressed out. She’s worried her young children’s health insurance coverage… Continue reading »

Deadline Is Friday For Most ACA Insurance Sign-Ups, With Important Exceptions

A week after Hurricane Harvey swept through southern Texas in August, the streets of Katy, Texas, were still flooded. People… Continue reading »

Doubts Rise About Sen. Collins’ Strategy To Shore Up Insurance Market

Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican from Maine, walks through the Capitol with colleagues in early December. Aaron P. Bernstein/Bloomberg via… Continue reading »

ACA Navigators Are Busy With Sign-Ups, Despite Federal Cuts To Outreach

Margarita Mills (left), an insurance agent from Sunshine Life and Health Advisors, helped Daniela Morales shop for an Affordable Care… Continue reading »