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  1. 960,000 Enrolled For Health Insurance Before Deadline In N.Y. StateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | CBS Local

    The New York State Health Exchange said Wednesday that more than 960,000 New Yorkers have enrolled for insurance coverage by the final deadline the day before.

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  2. Obamacare Helped Nearly 10M Get Insurance: GallupRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | KCEN

    Obamacare has helped as many as 9.9 million people to get new health insurance, and more than 4 percent of all Americans have gotten health insurance for the first time, according to a new Gallup poll.

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  3. Obamacare Costing CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Wheeling News

    Marshall County commissioners provided 103 full-time employees $1,500 pay raises for fiscal year 2015, but certain provisions of the Affordable Care Act are making it more expensive for them to provide workers with health insurance.

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  4. New data signal smaller jump in health care costsRead the original story

    13 min ago | News Herald

    ... growth rate remains lower than usual. In addition, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) projected lower health insurance premiums than originally expected. "Growth in medicine spending remains at historically low levels despite a significant uptick ...

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  5. Defend 'Obamacare' unabashedly, some Democrats sayRead the original story

    17 min ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... "Obamacare." President Barack Obama recently announced that first-year sign-ups for subsidized private health insurance topped 7 million, exceeding expectations. And the Congressional Budget Office - the government's fiscal scorekeeper - said it ...

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  6. Guest: Consider health insurance in minimum-wage debateRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Seattle Times

    GENE Knutson was serving on the Bellingham City Council in 2002 when it adopted a living-wage requirement for businesses seeking city contracts.

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  7. Coming to a TV Near You: Misleading Advertising on Affordable Care ActRead the original story

    45 min ago | The Huffington Post

    ... chosen to enroll in new and more comprehensive plans. Others have chosen to purchase coverage through the health insurance marketplaces. For many, that coverage was more affordable due to the tax credits and subsidies. It's also important to ...

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  8. Report: Texas' Rate of Uninsured Dips SlightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | MyHighPlains.com

    While the rate of uninsured adults in Texas has fallen slightly since the launch of the Affordable Care Act's online health insurance marketplace, a new report finds most of that change was attributable to an increase in employer-sponsored health coverage here, rather than new sign-ups in the marketplace.

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  9. Obama to meet with healthcare leadersRead the original story

    47 min ago | The Hill

    President Obama is scheduled to meet with health insurance executives and state insurance commissioners on Thursday, just two days after ObamaCare's special enrollment period officially closed.

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  10. Obamacare Is On a Winning StreakRead the original story

    51 min ago | National Journal

    ... has come from the Census Bureau, which announced earlier this week that it's changing the way it asks about health insurance. The new questions are more likely to be accurate, but the timing of the change means it will be all but impossible to look ...

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  11. Opinion: Obamacare less costly than anticipated, but challenges remainRead the original story

    56 min ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... forecast just two months ago. Just about all of that savings is achieved because government's subsidies for health insurance premiums will be $300 cheaper this year (a 6 percent reduction) than CBO last projected, and $1,200 (14 percent) less ...

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  12. Mitch McConnell's promise/threat: New Obamacare chief will have ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salon

    ... Asked about the consequences of full repeal on those who have, through Obamacare, received affordable health insurance for the first time, McConnell implied that the health care insurance reform law had done at least just as much harm as good. ...

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  13. Schram: Obamacare news you probably missedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... just two months ago. Just about all of those savings are achieved because government's subsidies for health insurance premiums will be $300 cheaper this year (a 6 percent reduction) than CBO last projected, and $1,200 (14 percent) less through 2024. ...

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  14. Commission Reviews Spousal Health Coverage DilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    More than a dozen widows who were married to retired Madison County employees saw their health insurance coverage dropped earlier this year, and one county commissioner now says it's time to give it back.

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  15. Hawaii Health Connector's next target: small business ownersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... the first open enrollment period in an effort to help an estimated 100,000 uninsured Hawaii residents gain health insurance, but now the Hawaii Health Connector is working with lawmakers to outsource the application and enrollment functions of its ...

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  16. New WellPoint CEO Swedish Took Home $17 Million in 2013, AIS Newsletter FindsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... and strategic alliances of Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans, which are major players in every U.S. health insurance market. The 12-page monthly newsletter is must-reading for plan managers and others who consider BCBS plans to be partners or ...

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  17. Affordable Care Act Deadline ApproachesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Afro American Newspaper

    ... have been multi-targeted and directed to where people live, work, pray and play." "If you do not have health insurance already and don't enroll by March 31st, you may not be able to get health insurance again until next year," said Inouye, about the ...

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  18. Offshore Retirement Guide Sells More Than 14,000 Copies in Just Three WeeksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... have identified, total cost of living can be less than winter utility bills alone back home. What kind of health insurance makes sense (and the best locales with low-cost but top-quality public health systems)a In the right destination, it's more ...

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  19. UNREAL: White House-Controlled Census To Change Wording of Questions...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Right Wing News

    ... to accurately assess the effects of the Affordable Care Act has had on the number of Americans who have health insurance. The changes will, however, likely have the effect of showing a reduction in the number of uninsured. This will not be the ...

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  20. Rocky Mountain Health Plans Announces Official Sponsorship of the Colorado RapidsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Rocky Mountain Health Plans is pleased to announce a three-year sponsorship as the Official Health Insurance Partner and # 1 Supporter of the Colorado Rapids, winner of the 2010 MLS Cup.

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