Work Requirements May Prompt More States To Expand MedicaidConservative state lawmakers who have resisted expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act are re-thinking that stance now that the Trump administration is allowing work requirements for low-income recipients.
With Time Running Out, Some Consumers Find Free Health InsuranceInsurance brokers say consumers are getting the word that government-subsidized health plans are widely available next year for no monthly premium or little cost.
Individual Mandate Repeal To Be Included In Senate's Tax BillGOP senators have been initially receptive to the proposal, including Arizona Sen. John McCain.
Health Care Enrollment Counselors Facing Stiff ChallengesIt's not easy being an advocate for the Affordable Care Act right now. The Trump administration has taken numerous steps to undermine the law, and many states are doing little to promote coverage as health insurance open enrollment begins.
Health Law Sign-Ups Start, Some See A 'Hostile Takeover'It's sign-up season for the Affordable Care Act, but the Trump administration isn't making it easy -- cutting the enrollment period in half, slashing advertising and dialing back on counselors who help consumers get through the process.
Study: Premiums For Popular ACA Plan Up By 34 PercentPremiums for the most popular "Obamacare" plans are going up an average of 34 percent. That's according to a study that confirms dire predictions about the impact of political turmoil on consumers.
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.
Republicans Make Desperate Bid To Save Health Care BillIn a late bid to win votes and stave off defeat, Republicans were adding $14.5 billion to the measure for states.
Opposition From GOP Senators Grows, Jeopardizes Health BillRepublican opposition to the GOP health care bill swelled to near-fatal numbers Sunday as Sen. Susan Collins all but closed the door on supporting the last-ditch effort to scrap the Obama health care law.
Senator John McCain Says No To GOP Health Care BillSen. John McCain says he won't vote for the Republican bill repealing the Obama health care law. His statement likely deals a fatal blow to the last-gasp GOP measure in a Senate showdown expected next week.
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.