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Running health insurance exchanges, states have found, is a complicated and expensive proposition. For a handful of states, that meant opting to use the federal Obamacare exchange, which is now ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 08:58 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Jeb Bush apparently thinks the "compassionate conservative" idea that his brother so cynically ran on will work for him, too. He's using his Medicaid experience in Florida as evidence that he ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 44 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 09:21 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Healthcare reform is not done. Not by a long shot. While Obamacare has gone a very long way ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 05:00 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Charles Gaba calls it : 12 million people have signed up for health insurance through the Obamacare exchanges. Over 9 million, according ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 12:08 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
Imagine being struck with a truly horrible disease -- perhaps hepatitis C -- and there is a cure available. A really good cure. What some might describe as a "miracle" of modern medicine. But, wait ...
by james321
Comment Count 123 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 10:54 AM PDT with 63 Recommends
More people with young children are taking advantage ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 09:30 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Note to self 1:26 AM Saturday May ...
by Dhavo
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri May 15, 2015 at 10:34 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Yeah, there's no health insurance app there, either. Jeb Bush believes Obamacare should be repealed.
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 123 comments on Fri May 15, 2015 at 09:31 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
So by now, most of you have heard the sad, sad tale of Luis Lang, an unbelievably stupid fool who didn't bother to control his diabetes, didn't bother to stop smoking, didn't bother to buy insurance ...
by westladem
Comment Count 140 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 01:12 PM PDT with 159 Recommends
Thanks to Brainwrap for his great diary and the many updates seen here great story He tells us about the die hard Republican in SC who was just too darn proud to get insurance under the ACA. Or ...
by funtony47
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 02:37 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Yeah, that's right, I'll say it: Luis Lang is a fool and a hypocrite. Over at Talking Points Memo, Josh Marshall has a story about a guy in South Carolina named Luis Lang who's in a nasty situation ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 558 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 09:42 AM PDT with 677 Recommends
Apparently Texas does not agree. The uninsured rate in ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 211 comments on Mon May 11, 2015 at 01:23 PM PDT with 210 Recommends
A new ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 08:35 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY), still rejecting Obamacare reality. Republicans can, more or less, learn. Or they can at least drop one ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 79 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 07:12 AM PDT with 114 Recommends
House Speaker John Boehner was Chuck Todd's star interview on Sunday's Meet the ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 140 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 07:55 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
Two weeks ago I was diagnosed with Lupus. Tomorrow afternoon, I meet my rheumatologist. I have no idea what is going to happen, or if this is truly real; I feel like I’ve been living and ...
by SlightKC
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 02:43 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
I have written before about how far under I am when it comes to my medical bills as well how some healthcare entities have started to demand cash up front. Well I hate being poor. I hate not ...
by funtony47
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 10:57 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Nice graph, huh? That's what ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 01:00 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 01:27 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Here goes another Republican myth about Obamacare up in ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 11:01 AM PDT with 31 Recommends