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A Florida Republican who earlier campaigned against the Affordable Care Act came to a new view of it after he lost his insurance coverage.
“Single payer” seemed politically possible — until California Democrats helped insurers and drug companies halt a measure designed to create a Medicare-for-all system.
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office estimates that 22 million Americans would lose their health insurance by 2026 under the Senate Republican healthcare bill. As Bobby Kogan of the liberal Center for American Progress tweeted...Show More Summary
The House Speaker on the GOP insurance plans: “something they don’t like or want.” That’s his best defense!
Drone use is increasing - not only for person use, but in real estate, tourism, insurance, mining, engineering, marketing, entertainment, sports - and one insurance company is calling out the upward trend as a "liability nightmare". More »
Escape from Tarkov’s closed beta will introduce new weapons, a new merchant, and the ability to insure your equipment. If you’re looking for a FPS-MMO that scratches your realism itch, Escape from Tarkov is shaping up to be a strong contender. The game takes place in the Russian city of Tarkov, a warzone sealed off […]
The more aggravating David Lynch's revival of Twin Peaks becomes, the better it gets. Every moment the show swerves into a seemingly random tangent or rambles on about insurance sales or dedicates several minutes to the sweeping of a floor...
The Trump administration is failing to pull off its latest efforts to 'repeal and replace Obamacare' with a draconian plan that would leave 22 million or more without health coverage. After a growing number of Republican senators voiced...Show More Summary
Is there anyone who can point to the "Affordable Care Act" (aka Obamacare) and credibly claim it is accomplishing the goals set for it seven years ago? Insurers are pulling out of the exchanges, premiums and related costs are going up, not down, as supporters of the misnamed law claimed they would. Show More Summary
Most low-income Michigan residents who signed up for the state's expanded Medicaid program say their new health insurance helped them do a better job at work, or made it easier for them to seek a new or better job, in the first year after they enrolled. That's on top of the positive health effects that many said their new coverage brought them.
In what may be the year’s most timely study, the Annals of Internal Medicine published a study on Monday showing something that should be obvious, but needs to be stated: Insurance saves lives. The evidence strengthens confidence inShow More Summary
The Congressional Budget Office on Monday released its report on the Senate Republican healthcare bill. The CBO estimated that the bill, Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), would result in the 22 million fewer people with health insurance by 2026 compared to the current system. Show More Summary
The younger you are, the better off you'll be.
John, an insurance planner, took several photos of a competitors' new brochures. At a meeting, he opened a photo gallery to discuss the documents with his colleagues. He found, however, that the photos of the document had the wrong orientation; they had been rotated in 90 degrees clockwise. Show More Summary
The closed beta will feature a new map as well as the introduction of insurance for your equipment and an additional Merchant.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) this week disputed reports that 22 million people would lose insurance under the Republican health care plan. During an interview that aired on Tuesday, Fox News host Brian Kilmeade asked Ryan to respond...Show More Summary
The Utah Republican made the comments weeks after saying poor people should give up iPhones to pay for health insurance.
While average Americans wait to see if they will have health insurance next month, "retiring" member of Congress and "I can't investigate Hillary Clinton so bye" Republican Jason Chaffetz has a helpful suggestion as the door hits his...Show More Summary
IT WAS NEVER INTENDED TO: Why Didn’t ObamaCare Make Us Healthier? All of America has been participating in an experiment since 2010 to see if a federal effort to extend government-mandated insurance coverage to millions more people can improve our lives. Last year the Obama Administration bragged that 20 million adults had gained health insurance […]