Obamacare

A Vote for the GOP's Obamacare "Fix" Is a Vote for Everything You Hate About Health Care
November 14, 2013

House Republicans have rallied behind the cause of people getting insurance cancellation notices—and, on Friday, they will vote on a measure that will purportedly allow these people to keep their current policies.

How to Interpret Obamacare's Low Enrollment Numbers for October
November 13, 2013

The Department of Health and Human Services just released enrollment figures for Obamacare in October. How you assess them depends entirely upon your baseline and expectations.Here’s the quick summary:

Now Healthcare.Gov's Backup Plans are Looking Shaky, Too
November 13, 2013

Good news: There's a "side door" into Obamacare via insurers' sites. Bad news: It relies on the same terrible information technology.

Obamacare's Single Most Relentless Antagonist
November 12, 2013

It’s been widely noted that one of the biggest challenges for the Obama administration in setting up the new federal exchange for health insurance was that the project was much bigger than anticipated. Why?

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.

The Pundits Are Wrong. The Virginia Election Was a Big Win for Obamacare.
November 06, 2013

What political pundits ignore: McAuliffe wants to expand Medicaid, which means 400,000 more people will get health insurance there under Obamacare. 

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