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  1. Clinton: 'I'm not going to quit' on New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Hill

    ... progressive wins, especially in regards to healthcare, pointing to her record fighting for the Children's Health insurance Program. "Let me be clear," she said. "I never gave up on the dream of universal health care - not for a second - and 8 ...

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  2. More on health care reform...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | National Center for Public Policy Research

    Free Market Health Care Reform Requires Both Refundable Tax Credits and Large Health Savings Accounts Including Both in an ObamaCare Replacement Will Give Americans More Choices of How to Fund Their Health Insurance This Can Bridge the Divide on the Political Right over How Best to Reform the Tax Treatment of Health Insurance Use Medicaid to Help Pay for the Tax Credits; Use Large Health Savings Accounts to Replace the Inefficient Employer-Based Tax Exclusion Washington, D.C. - "The best way to replace ObamaCare is with a free-market based reform that includes both refundable tax credits and large Health Savings Accounts ," said Dr. David Hogberg , health policy analyst at the National Center for Public Policy Research.

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  3. A death a dayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... on September 1. For a long time up to then they had been uninsured, since their employers hadn't provided health insurance as part of the employment package. A serious brush with the medical profession, not to mention an actual useful health ...

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  4. Disillusionment Sets In: Obamacare Enrollments for 2016 Far Below EstimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

    ... making lower incomes, qualifying for subsidies. They are not a properly functioning, broad-based market for health insurance."

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  5. Letter: Fed up with promises of ACARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... are rich jerks who hate poor people, so keep Obamacare." The problem is that the law was sold as making health insurance cheaper, while allowing people with health insurance to keep their doctors and their plans - and each of those promises was ...

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  6. BMI Incorrectly Labels 54 Million Obese Americans as Unhealthy: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    ... the health risks for various employees. Those with higher BMIs would have to shell out more on their health insurance premiums. But there is a slight hitch. Using BMI is not a surefire method of calculating the health barometer reading of a person. ...

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  7. The Latest: Clinton makes pitch to young NH votersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Madison Press

    ... revolution" and break up big financial institutions and enact new social programs, including single-payer health insurance. Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are giving their closing statements to New Hampshire voters at a dinner hosted by the ...

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  8. The Latest: Sanders pledges to enact 'political revolution'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Review

    ... revolution" and break up big financial institutions and enact new social programs, including single-payer health insurance. He noted that Kasich finished his 100th town hall meeting in New Hampshire earlier Friday and that the number 101 has special ...

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  9. MAXIMUS, Inc. (MMS) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.05 on February 29thRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... The Company is primarily focused on operating Government-sponsored programs, such as Medicaid, children's health insurance program (CHIP), health insurance exchanges and other health care reform initiatives, Medicare, welfare-to-work, child support ...

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  10. My Turn: Medicaid expansion key to treating mental illness, addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    ... to stabilize individuals, not to address their longer term, chronic conditions or problems. Access to health insurance means that people get their care delivered in a more timely and appropriate way. This is more compassionate, humane and clinically ...

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  11. A moment with the congressmanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Trading Post

    ... the most appropriate plan for the coverage they want. In addition, the budget bill would have repealed the Health Insurance Tax and the Medical Device Tax, a sales tax on health insurance policies and a tax on medical device companies respectively. ...

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  12. Brasch WordsIS 'Cake' the Cure for the Health Care Crisis?Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... of Medicine says. Of those who declared bankruptcy because of medical bills, "78 percent of them had health insurance, but many of them were bankrupted anyway because there were gaps in their coverage, like co-payments and deductibles and uncovered ...

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  13. The WilliesDON'T Holiday MeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... for four hours on an IV feed of calming sedatives and went home. The bill was $3,200, and since I had no health insurance, or a job, or even income, I was able to pare the bill down to $1,200 that even then was awfully painful to pay. No amount of ...

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  14. ACA and Insurers Create More Barriers for ConsumersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... state co-op failures (12 out of the 23 established under the ACA have shut down), competition in the health insurance marketplace has plummeted and costs for insurance continues to rise. In 2015, the average deductible for single coverage for the ...

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  15. Paul Krugman: Who hates Obamacare?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Ted Cruz had a teachable moment in Iowa, although he himself will learn nothing from it. A voter told Mr. Cruz the story of his brother-in-law, a barber who had never been able to afford health insurance.

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  16. Study: Medicaid Expansion Means Healthier WorkforceRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act have seen about twice the reduction in working people without health insurance. Kentucky saw one of the largest drops. Cara Stewart, health law fellow at the Kentucky Equal Justice Center, says a healthier and ...

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  17. Kentucky tops coverage gains as GOP looks to remake MedicaidRead the original story

    Thursday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    As Gov. Matt Bevin prepares to remake Kentucky's Medicaid program, a new national survey shows what's at stake: gains in insurance coverage matched only by one other state. Kentucky and Arkansas had the largest drops in the percentage of people without health insurance in the country, according to the Gallup-Healthways survey.

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  18. Sunday Night Deadline For 2016 Health Insurance EnrollmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | CBS Local

    ... personalities from [] WASHINGTON (AP) - Sunday night is the sign-up deadline for subsidized private health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law. Administration officials say the deadline is 11:59 p.m. PST, or 2:59 a.m. EST ...

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  19. What is the Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP)?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Settlement.Org

    ... You may be eligible if you cannot afford to pay for medical services and you do not have provincial health insurance (such as OHIP in Ontario), or private health insurance. If you are a refugee resettled from overseas, such as a government-assisted ...

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  20. Flex Releases FSA, HSA, HRA Report, Identifies ACA Impacts for EmployersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... . About Flexible Benefit Service Corporation Flexible Benefit Service Corporation (Flex) is a leader in the health insurance and benefits administration marketplace. Since 1988, Flex has continuously offered cost-effective health care solutions for ...

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