by Kirsten Andersen WASHINGTON, D.C., March 11, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As the debate over the Obama administration’s controversial contraception mandate rages on, a new report by the pro-abortion American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) claims that access to no-cost contraception does not…
The Obama administration announced today that a total of 4.2 million people have now enrolled in Obamacare, after 942,000 signed up in February. Another 4.4 million have received approval to enroll in Medicaid. Jonathan Cohn has a balanced look at what this all does and doesn’t mean, and what we do and don’t know, including this: […]
About 4.2 million people have signed up for health plans on Obamacare exchanges through the end of February. That makes it unlikely that the Obama administration will hit the estimate of 6 million enrollees by the end of March.
Ted Galen Carpenter With the Ukrainian crisis continuing to simmer, criticism of the Obama administration’s response is growing. One common refrain is that the administration has squandered its leadership role, not only in Europe, but globally. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Tuesday said the number of people enrolled in private health insurance under Obamacare reached 4.2 million on March 1, amid independent reports of a sustained decline in America's huge uninsured popula...
The Obama administration expects to see a big surge in signups in March, the final month of the Affordable Care Act's first open enrollment season. More than 4.2 million Americans have enrolled in private policies under the law to date. The post With One Month Left To Sign Up For Health Coverage, Obamacare Enrollments Surpass 4.2 Million Mark appeared first on ThinkProgress.
About 4.2 million people have signed up for health plans on Obamacare exchanges through the end of February, making it unlikely that the Obama administration will hit lowered enrollment estimates in the program’s first year. Whatever momentum was building in January appeared to drop off in February, as the number of sign ups fell below […]
Enrollment in health insurance through Affordable Care Act exchanges is on the rise, but momentum is slowing and total sign-ups are unlikely to meet targets set by the Obama administration
The pro-life group Priests for Life was one of the earliest organizations to file a lawsuit against the Obama administration over its HHS mandate. The mandate compels religious groups to pay for birth control drugs and drugs like ella that can cause very early abortions. Priests for Life national director Father Frank Pavone released the […]
All eyes are on roughly 800,000 homeowners who still start transitioning out of the Obama administration's main foreclosure prevention initiative this year: Will they or won't they keep up with their mortgage payments once the mortgage relief lapses? About 28 percent of the borrowers who qualified for the Home Affordable Modification Program (or HAMP) redefaulted […]
As the Obama administration emphasizes the March 31 deadline to enroll in Obamacare health plans, some states running their own health insurance exchanges are weighing an extension of the enrollment period because of struggles signing people up for coverage. There was some early talk of extending the open enrollment period across the country back in […]
Is Obamacare reducing the number of uninsured? The Obama administration, demonstrating its typical commitment to ransparency and administrative details, says it’s not tracking that information systematically. So we have to rely on independent...Show More Summary
You’d think that the Obama administration would, in a crucial election year, be a smidgen less confrontational when it comes to appointees requiring congressional approval. Immediately on the heels of a failed Justice Department nomination...Show More Summary
The Washington Free Beacon Sen. John Thune (R., S.D.) called out the Obama administration for an “outrageous” Obamacare tax exemption for certain unions that he says will be passed on to the American people.
In a nakedly political move designed to ease election year pressure on Democrats the Obama administration has delayed, yet again, another aspect of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and again the Big Three networks have barely covered it. The...Show More Summary
The White House, after a furious pushback from conservatives and seniors, dumped one of its efforts to undermine the most market-oriented aspect of Medicare. The Wall Street Journal reports, “The Obama administration said Monday that it would scrap much of a proposed plan to limit the types of antidepressants and other drugs that seniors can get […]
(Scott Johnson) That deafening silence you hear enfolds not just the Obama administration’s criminal misuse of the IRS and its royal edicts rewriting Obamacare to suit the electoral needs of the Democratic Party. It extends to Israel’s...Show More Summary
The Obama administration is at least protecting the religious rights of some in America- Muslims. The Justice Department is suing a Philadelphia school district so that a Muslim employee will be able to maintain his customary beard. See the video above. Here’s the story from Philly.com: The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a federal […]
The Obama administration has vehemently denied charges that Ukraine's nascent regime is stock full of neo-fascists despite clear evidence suggesting otherwise. Such categorical repudiations lend credence to the notion the U.S. facilitated...Show More Summary
The proposal created political problems for the Obama administration, with some Democrats joining Republicans in denouncing the changes, saying they would harm Medicare beneficiaries.