Health Care, Schools Top Finance-Heavy Agenda In StatesBig-dollar decisions about health care and education will top the agenda in many state capitols as lawmakers convene for their 2019 sessions.
Texas Judge Clears The Way For Appeal Of Ruling Against Health LawA federal judge in Texas who recently declared the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional has stayed his ruling to allow for appeals.
Obamacare In Jeopardy After Fort Worth Federal Judge Rules Act UnconstitutionalThe Affordable Care Act, which provides health insurance to millions of Americans, is on life support.
Federal Judge In Fort Worth Strikes Down Obamacare As UnconstitutionalA federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled the entire Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional due to a recent change in federal tax law.
Texas Leads The Nation In Number Of Uninsured KidsA new report says the number of uninsured children in the United States has increased for the first time in nearly a decade -- and Texas leads the nation.
Justice Department Says Heart Of Health Law UnconstitutionalThe Trump administration says it will no longer defend key parts of the Affordable Care Act, including the requirement that people have access to health insurance regardless of any medical conditions.
Calorie Count Coming To More Menus Near YouSome restaurants have already been doing it for several years now, but as one of the final pieces of the Affordable Care Act go into effect, all chains with 20 locations or more will have to do it.
Democratic States Fighting Texas Lawsuit Targeting Affordable Care ActThe Texas lawsuit argues the Affordable Care Act is no longer constitutional after changes made as part of the Republican-backed tax overhaul that eliminates fines for not having coverage.
Cigna To Spend About $52 Billion For Express ScriptsThe insurer Cigna will spend about $52 billion to acquire the nation's biggest pharmacy benefit manager, Express Scripts, the latest in a string of proposed tie-ups as health care's bill payers attempt to get a grip on rising costs.
Profiling Candidates In The 32nd Congressional District: Brett ShippBrett Shipp made headlines late last year when he suddenly resigned from the news reporting job that made him a household name, and announced that he was running for Congress.
Profiling Candidates In The 32nd Congressional District: Ed MeierYou may not know Ed Meier, but chances are you've seen his ads for his primary campaign. He has raised more than $800,000, nearly as much money raised by the other six Democrats combined.
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.
Jimmy Kimmel's Baby Son Has Successful Second Heart SurgeryJimmy Kimmel's 7-month-old son, whose heart condition has made the late night host an unlikely player in American politics, had a successful second round of surgery on Monday.
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.
A Look At The Winners And Losers Of The Top U.S. RacesDemocrats swept Virginia and New Jersey's governor's races, incumbents came out on top in several big-city mayoral races and voters in Maine said they wanted to join 31 other states in expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.