Jonathan Cohn
Senior Editor

Bill Clinton Is Wrong. This Is How Obamacare Works.
November 12, 2013

Bill Clinton has been one of Obamacare’s most effective advocates—the "Secretary of Explaining Things," as President Obama famously called him.

Obamacare's October Numbers Are Going to Be Low
The real detail to watch is still to come
November 12, 2013

The Department of Health and Human Services will release initial enrollment statistics for Obamacare sometime this week, perhaps as early as Tuesday. But the disputes have started already.

The Huge Obamacare Story You Aren't Reading
November 10, 2013

Today it’s a few hundred thousand people. By next year, it will be at least a few million. Their health insurance status is changing dramatically: What they have in 2014 and beyond will look nothing like what they had in 2013 and before.

Obama's Apology Is a Good Start—Now Let's Figure Out the Problem
November 08, 2013

In an interview Thursday with NBC News' Chuck Todd, President Obama apologized to Americans receiving cancellation letters from insurers—and promised to investigate whether his administration could do something to help them.

It's True: Obamacare Will Force Some People to Pay More for the Same Coverage
November 07, 2013

Examples of Obamacare plan cancellations and premium increases are getting tons of media coverage, though you rarely hear the whole story.

Obamacare Makes Men Pay for Maternity Care. Good!
November 05, 2013

Stories of real-life Obamacare “rate shock” have revived an old debate. Previously, health insurers could charge women higher premiums than they charged men. Insurers could also exclude maternity benefits.

Two Key Facts That Are Overlooked in the Obamacare Debate
November 04, 2013

Here are two facts that have gotten very little attention amid all the controversy about insurance plan cancellations and “rate shock.”Fact one: Thanks to Obamacare’ subsidies, several million people now have the opportunity to get private insurance

The Media Labeled Her an Obamacare Victim. Here's What She Really Thinks.
"I would jump at it"
November 03, 2013

If you’ve followed the stories of insurance cancellations related to Obamacare, you may have heard about Dianne Barrette. She’s the 57-year-old Florida realtor who was paying $54 a month for a Blue Cross insurance plan.

Obamacare's Winners and Losers, in One Chart
October 31, 2013

President Obama on Friday acknowledged that some people are losing their current health plans because those plans don't live up to the Obamacare's standards for benefits and pricing.

From Boston, a Lesson About Obamacare
October 31, 2013

President Obama was in Boston on Wednesday—not to watch a baseball game, but to send a message about health care reform: The idea really works. Given all the news about Obamacare lately, it’s a message the country very much needs to hear.

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