Texas Senate OKs Bill Banning Some Abortion CoverageThe Texas Senate has preliminarily approved a bill that would prohibit the coverage of abortion by some health insurance plans in Texas, despite similar efforts stalling previously.
Ryan's Legacy As Speaker On Line With Healthcare VoteThe vote on the Republican healthcare bill is a defining moment for House Speaker Paul Ryan that could boost his aggressive agenda to overhaul the tax code and remake the federal government.
Trump Going Outside Washington For Support On Health BillPresident Donald Trump is deploying an outside and inside strategy to fulfill his campaign promise to repeal and replace "Obamacare," seeking support beyond Washington before making an in-person pitch on Capitol Hill.
GOP Health Overhaul Puts Pressure On State GovernmentsThe Republican healthcare plan means less money for states and gives them a tough choice: Find a pot of cash to make up the difference or let coverage lapse for millions of lower-income Americans.
CBO Report Says 14M More Would Be Uninsured By 2018The Congressional Budget Office released its analysis of the Republican health care bill Monday.
Familiar Democratic Name Kennedy Fights GOP On HealthcareA familiar name from Massachusetts, Rep. Joe Kennedy III, is carrying his family legacy into a new era, battling Republicans who want to undo Barack Obama's health care law.
Women's Health Services Face Cuts In Republican Health Care BillThe bill would replace much of former President Barack Obama's health law. Two House committees approved the bill on Thursday, and Republicans are hoping to quickly pass it in the full House.
House Panel Nears Health Bill OK, Industry Groups Say 'No'Hospitals, doctors and consumer groups mounted intensifying opposition to the GOP health care drive and the White House and Republican leaders labored to rally a divided party behind their high-stakes overhaul crusade.
House GOP Batting Around Options For Revamping Health LawLawmakers, aides and lobbyists say the proposals take a conservative approach dominated by tax breaks and a transition away from today's Medicaid program.
Aetna, Humana Call Off $34 Billion DealAetna and Humana called off a $34 billion proposal to combine the two major health insurers after a federal judge, citing antitrust concerns, shot down the deal.
GOP Governors Who Turned Down Medicaid Money Have Hands OutThese groups embody the difficulty the emboldened GOP congressional majorities face: Make good on their promises to repeal the 2010 health care law while preserving popular provisions.
Trump Promises Health Insurance For All President-elect Donald Trump says his plan to replace the nation's health care law will include "insurance for everybody."
Obama Says He'll Focus On Helping New Generation Of LeadersPresident Barack Obama says one of his missions after leaving office will be to develop a new generation of leaders on issues such as climate change, criminal justice reform and expanding health coverage.
HealthCare.gov Moves Sign Up Deadline To 11:59 PM PST Monday The Obama administration is giving consumers a few extra days to sign up on HealthCare.gov in time for health insurance coverage to take effect Jan. 1.
Study: Premium Hikes Add $10B To Taxpayers' Health Law TabA new study says taxpayers will fork over nearly $10 billion more next year to cover double-digit premium hikes for subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's law.