Trump To Halt Subsidies To Health InsurersThe White House says in a statement that the Department of Health and Human Services has determined there is no appropriation for cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers under the Obamacare law.
As Health Bill Teeters, Medicaid Recipients Watch NervouslyWith the latest Republican health care overhaul teetering near collapse, one group in particular is watching with heightened anxiety.
Rate Of Texans Without Health Insurance Falls, Still Tops U.S.The number of people without health insurance in Texas continues to decline, but the state still has more residents without coverage than anywhere in the nation.
Insurance Restrictions For Abortion Head To Gov. AbbottTexas lawmakers have sent Republican Gov. Greg Abbott a bill that would restrict insurance coverage for abortion and makes no exceptions in cases of rape and incest.
Study: Trump Actions Trigger Health Premium Hikes For 2018A study by a nonpartisan group says the Trump administration's own actions are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by many consumers.
White House: Trump To Decide Soon On Ending Health PaymentsThe White House is insisting that the Senate resume efforts to repeal and replace the nation's health care law.
Senate GOP Leaders Hope For Health Care Vote Next WeekRepublican leaders want to stage a climactic vote on their health care bill next week. But internal rifts over issues like coverage requirements and Medicaid cuts leave the timing and even the measure's fate unclear.
Battles Over Health Care, Budget Await Congress' ReturnLawmakers are returning from their July 4 recess with an added objective -- averting some full-blown political disasters.
Texas Improves To 41st Nationally In Child Well-Being ReportA much-watched annual report shows Texas making slight improvements but still remaining among the 10 worst states to be a kid.
Blue Cross-Blue Shield Insurer Plans ACA Exchange ReturnA prominent Blue Cross-Blue Shield insurer is planning to return to the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges next year in several states, including big markets like Texas and Illinois.
Aetna Becomes Latest Insurer To Flee ACA ExchangesWhile Republicans rewrite the Affordable Care Act in Washington, the immediate future of the law has grown hazier with the nation's third-largest health insurer saying that it will completely divorce itself from state-based insurance exchanges.
Health Care Debate Shifting Over To U.S. Senate The contentious debate over overhauling the health care system shifts to the Senate and a moderate Republican, Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, says the Senate will not take up the House bill and will instead start from scratch .