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  1. Immigrants' chances tied to their state's policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... but it doesn't mean their state will let them drive a car, get an education at an affordable rate or obtain health insurance. A patchwork of rules began to form in states - largely along political lines - after the president allowed some young ...

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  2. Immigrants' opportunities depend on states' Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | SFGate

    ... but it doesn't mean their state will let them drive a car, get an education at an affordable rate or obtain health insurance. A patchwork of rules began to form in states - largely along political lines - after the president allowed some young ...

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  3. 'Sin tax revenue not going to health care'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... said the law mandates the DBM, the Department of Health, Department of Agriculture and the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. to submit to the congressional oversight committee a detailed report on expenditures of the amount earmarked for universal ...

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  4. Zenefits, an online broker, rattles health insurance industryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Software company Zenefits is the fastest-growing startup in recent memory, but selling computer applications isn't how the company earned that superlative. Instead, Zenefits has morphed from a skeletal 15 employees into an army of nearly 500 and counting -- its revenue growth outpacing that of many valley software giants -- by upending the health insurance industry.

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  5. Advocates make early pitch for telehealthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... are pushing for legislation that would allow Florida to accept billions of federal dollars to expand health insurance coverage for the poor. Earlier this month, Republican House Speaker Steve Crisafulli said that Medicaid expansion was unlikely to ...

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  6. Filipino caregiver calls for medical interpretersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... out that the mother was being asked to pay all the day's medical expense, instead of 30 percent, as her health insurance card had expired. He said that since he had been studying the system in order to become a care worker, he could quickly figure ...

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  7. Obamacare lawsuit a reaction to White House dishonestyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... poverty-shaming of Republicans, as though the poor are entitled to other people's money to subsidize their health insurance. Many responsible adults had already paid for coverage only to lose their plans and their providers following the passage of ...

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  8. Conway physicians work to improve statewide health careRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... and patients of Arkansas. Most recently, we have worked together to support the extension of private health insurance coverage to working families earning below 138 percent of the federal poverty level, advocating for responsible and practical ...

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  9. Nov. 29 Readers' letters: San Jose High community deserves an apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... create parity for mental illnesses. We look forward to partnering with fellow nonprofits such as the Autism Health Insurance Project to fight these inequities. Despite the federal Mental Health Parity and Addictions Equity Act, insurance companies ...

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  10. Affordable Care Act in Kentucky, one year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Science Daily

    One year after his article notes the hardship faced by people with no medical insurance, the author of that piece writes another showing the success of the Affordable Care Act in Kentucky. One year ago, Michael Stillman, M.D., and his colleague, Monalisa Tailor, M.D., both physicians with the University of Louisville Department of Medicine, wrote a New England Journal of Medicine "Perspective" article about "Tommy Davis," their pseudonym-named patient who delayed seeing a doctor because he lacked health insurance.

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  11. We Don't Need to Spend Much More...:Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... regulated and subsidized by government. This is what the United States does, notably with employer-provided health insurance (which is subsidized by government by not counting employer contributions as taxable income) and tax-favored retirement ...

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  12. Obamacare Enrollment Is Focus Of Armonk TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Armonk Daily Voice

    Open enrollment for health insurance plans offered under the Affordable Care Act was the focus of a recent discussion in Armonk. The speakers gathered at the North Castle Public Library earlier this month to discuss qualifications and initiatives.

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  13. Biomed companies hope for device-tax repealRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Medical device makers in Connecticut and elsewhere are hopeful a renewed push on Capitol Hill in the Republican-dominated 114th Congress will cause the Obamacare-imposed tax on their products to flatline. The 2.3 percent excise tax on revenues, projected to bring in $29 million over 10 years, has been a target of the nation's 6,500 device manufacturers ever since its conception as a financial pillar of the controversial 2010 Affordable Care Act -- aimed at making health insurance available to an estimated 25 million uninsured.

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  14. New York State blocks free medical services at eventRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    New York state health officials have stopped a nonprofit group from providing free medical care to thousands of patients lacking health insurance during a four-day dental conference that starts Friday. The nonprofit, Remote Area Medical, had raised $3 million and enlisted hundreds of volunteer doctors and other medical workers to offer a range of health services, including dental care, new eyeglasses and other services.

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  15. How statesa immigration laws could render Obamaa s new policies uselessRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    ... but it doesn't mean their state will let them drive a car, get an education at an affordable rate or obtain health insurance. A patchwork of rules began to form in states - largely along political lines - after the president allowed some young ...

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  16. Fines for Those Who Do Not Register for Obamacare Under the Affordable Care ActRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    /PRNewswire/ -- The Affordable Care Act or Obamacare requires most Americans to obtain some kind of health insurance coverage starting in 2014. It is designed to protect consumers from insurance company worst-practices - like denying coverage based ...

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  17. NY108-114_2014_220601_high.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Weyburn Review

    ... but it doesn't mean their state will let them drive a car, get an education at an affordable rate or obtain health insurance. A patchwork of rules began to form in states - largely along political lines - after the president allowed some young ...

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  18. Health Care Stocks That Will Continue to Benefit From ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... of the Affordable Care Act would be good for health care stocks because Americans previously lacking health insurance would join the ranks of the insured. Contrary to some observers, who had predicted that Obamacare would be a disaster, the Covestor ...

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  19. Health insurance premium rate to remain same: MHWRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The China Post

    The National Health Insurance Committee of the Ministry of Health and Welfare decided Friday not to lower public health insurance rates from the current 4.91 percent regular premium and 2 percent supplementary premium. At Friday's committee meeting, members agreed that "the premium rate will stay at the current level," said Chu Tung-kuang, director of the Department of Social Insurance.

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  20. Gallup: Peak Number Of Americans Delaying Medical Care Over CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... percent). Part of the problem is an ongoing shift towards higher deductibles and out-of-pocket costs, while health insurance premiums continue to rise all the same. The trend, which existed to some extent before Obamacare, increased in intensity ...

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