President Barack Obama spent the evening in Dallas. Air Force One touched down just before 5 p.m. The President spent several hours in North Texas — meeting with supporters and raising money — all while in the visible eye of protesters.
Just hours from now, open enrollment begins for millions of Americans who will be required to obtain insurance under the Affordable Care Act. In Dallas, that means most of the 500,000 uninsured will have to sign up for a plan.
In less than a week, the first major part of the Affordable Care Act will take effect. There are lots of question, but only some answers. That’s why dozens of people turned out in Dallas Wednesday.
UPS is ending health-insurance benefits for American nonunion employees’ spouses who can get coverage elsewhere. It blames the change on the new health-care law.
Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is among those leading the fight to defeat President Barack Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act or “Obamacare”, as it’s commonly called, by any means necessary.
Health insurance companies can no longer deny or limit coverage for individuals with pre-existing health conditions.
Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.