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July 2, 2015

Medicare Payment Reform: Aligning Incentives - Commonwealth Fund

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has provided the Medicare program with an array of tools to improve the quality of care that beneficiaries receive and to increase the efficiency with...

July 1, 2015

The Long Term Care Time Bomb - Anne Kim, Washington Monthly

In 1900, according to the U.S. Census, just 122,000 Americans were age 85 and older. Today, it’s 6.1 million....

June 29, 2015

A Surge of Health Care Consolidations - Alex Azar, Lilly USA, LLC

Last year, 95 American hospitals merged or were acquired -- a 40 percent increase from 2010. Over roughly the same period, the percentage of physician practices owned by hospitals ...

June 27, 2015

How Insurers Competed in the ACA's First Year - Commonwealth Fund

Prior to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), most states’ individual health insurance markets were dominated by one or two insurance carriers that had little incentive to compete ...

June 26, 2015

Roberts Rewrites Obamacare - Jonathan H. Adler, Washington Post

Today’s decision in King v. Burwell is notable in many respects.  It is a significant legal victory for the Obama Administration, a victory for purposivist statutory interpr...

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June 26, 2015

King v. Burwell: An Excerpt - U.S. Supreme Court

[The Affordable Care Act] requires the creation of an "Exchange" in each State — basically, a marketplace that allows people to compare and purchase insurance plans. The Act ...

June 24, 2015

GOP Can't Win on Health Care - Peter Suderman, Politico

The GOP still has no idea what a health care victory looks like. The reason the party fails over and over again is Republican health plans are the policy equivalent of what the tec...

June 24, 2015

When Insurers Game Medicare - John Tozzi, Bloomberg

Two years ago, Anita Silingo accused health insurance companies of brazenly ripping off the government. Silingo, who worked at a company called MedXM that consulted ...

June 23, 2015

The End of Preexisting Conditions - Kevin Drum, Mother Jones

One of my Twitter followers pointed out something interesting this morning: interest in preexisting conditions has plummeted on Google....

June 23, 2015

Year Two of the ACA Coverage Expansions - Artiga et al., KFF

As of Spring 2015, states had completed the second open enrollment period for the new Health Insurance Marketplaces established by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and most of the 30 ...

June 23, 2015

Too Many Still Go to the ER - Froma Harrop, Creators

On a recent Saturday morning, I drove a good friend from her health club to an emergency room at a nearby hospital. Her symptoms -- not remembering what she had just done and repea...

June 22, 2015

The Value of Hospitals' Tax Exemption - Rosenbaum et al., Health Affairs

The federal government encourages public support for charitable activities by allowing people to deduct donations to tax-exempt organizations on their income tax returns. Tax-exemp...

June 22, 2015

How Gaining Coverage Affects People's Lives - Garfield & Young, KHN

In 2014, millions of people gained health insurance as the major coverage provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) were implemented. While much attention has been paid to enroll...

June 22, 2015

Republicans' Unworkable Health Plan - Edwin Park, CBPP

House Republican leaders have shared with their members a proposal they plan to introduce if the Supreme Court decides in King v. Burwell to invalidate the federal market...

June 22, 2015

The Legal Principle That Could Save Obamacare - Sarah Kliff, Vox

If you want to understand the Obama administration's plan to save Obamacare in the Supreme Court, you have to understand Chevron deference....

June 18, 2015

Premium Hikes if SCOTUS Rules Against Subsidies - Avalere Health

The Supreme Court is expected to rule imminently on whether 6.4 million Americans can continue to receive tax credit subsidies through federal exchanges in 34 states. Florida and T...

June 18, 2015

Medicare Spending: A Decade of Progress - Harry Stein, CAP

New data released yesterday from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, or CBO, show an enormous decline in projected Medicare spending compared with earlier CBO re...

June 16, 2015

Congress Doesn't Understand Health Costs - Peter R. Orszag, Bloomberg

Health-care costs are starting to accelerate again in the U.S., a sign that more effort is needed to constrain cost growth. Yet the House of Representatives is set to vote&nbs...

June 15, 2015

Lament for Medicare's Sustainable Growth Rate - John Graham, RCPolicy

Supported by health-care interests, Medicare beneficiaries, and an overwhelming bipartisan consensus in Congress, President Obama has signed a law that will change how Medicare pay...

June 13, 2015

Sticker Shock on the Exchanges? - Avalere Health

Specifically, premiums for silver plans will increase 5.8 percent on average across the states analyzed, ranging from a 12.0 percent average increase in Oregon to a 5.3 percent dec...

June 13, 2015

Is The Uninsured Rate The Lowest Ever? - Julie Rovner, KHN

Almost no one disputes that the implementation of the federal health law has helped Americans who were previously uninsured gain coverage. But exactly how much has the uninsured ra...

June 11, 2015

Would the Poor Prefer Cash to Medicaid? - Megan McArdle, Bloomberg

Medicaid is the nation's largest means-tested transfer program, and even conservatives generally acknowledge that it makes its recipients better off. It's hard not to make people b...

June 10, 2015

Why American Health Care Is So Expensive - Robert Graboyes, US News

For over a century, we've regarded health care as qualitatively different from other goods and services – an economic Oz, where the normal rules of nature don't apply. In doi...

June 8, 2015

Is the ACA Killing Employer Health Plans? - Shartzer et al., Health Affairs

Despite concerns that the changes introduced under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would lead to a decline in employer-sponsored insurance (ESI) coverage, the available evidence c...

June 6, 2015

The Hidden Dangers of 'Female Viagra' - Charlotte Lytton, Daily Beast

Libido-boosting drugs are no longer just for men—but is the female version safe?...

June 4, 2015

Mapping Marketplace Enrollment - Kaiser Family Foundation

The analysis below and zip code tool estimate the share of the potential Marketplace shoppers in geographic areas across the U.S. who enrolled in coverage in 2015....

June 3, 2015

A Strategy for Medicare Payment Reform - Topher Spiro, CAP

Medicare currently pays for most health care services on a fee-for-service, or FFS, basis, paying doctors, hospitals, and other health care providers separately for each item and s...

June 2, 2015

How Insurers Have Fared Under the ACA - Larry Levitt et al., KFF

The first full year of implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) brought substantial changes to the individual insurance market. Beginning in 2014, insurers could no longer t...

June 2, 2015

Jeb Bush's Medicaid Reforms Are Working - John C. Goodman, RCPolicy

Jeb Bush is often called a "moderate." Yet that may be more because of his style than his political beliefs. While he was governor of Florida, Bush was probably the most aggressive...

June 1, 2015

Are Marketplace Enrollees Sicker? - Chris Fleming, Health Affairs

To date little is known about the health status of the 7.3 million Americans who signed up for health insurance through either federal- or state-run exchanges created by the Afford...

June 1, 2015

Best Health Care in the World? Nonsense. - Wendell Potter, Public Integrity

Americans spend more per capita on health care than people anywhere else in the world, yet outcomes in every other developed country are better on almost every measure, from infant...

May 30, 2015

The Cons of the ACA - Seth Chandler, ACA Death Spiral

I’m here to talk about the architecture of the ACA and its problems....

May 30, 2015

Medicare Advantage Under the ACA - Senger & Moffit, Heritage Foundation

Medicare Advantage (MA) is a highly popular program that offers seniors a private alternative to traditional Medicare. While MA enrollment steadily increases, the Affordable Care A...

May 26, 2015

Here's What 'Death Panels' Killed - Paige Cunningham, DC Examiner

"Death panels" killed something after all: Republicans' desire to evaluate whether a medicine or treatment is really worth its cost....

May 23, 2015

The Problem of Underinsurance - Commonwealth Fund

New estimates from the Commonwealth Fund Biennial Health Insurance Survey, 2014, indicate that 23 percent of 19-to-64-year-old adults who were insured all year—or 31 million ...

May 23, 2015

How Medicare Sets Its Rates - Nicholas Bagley, Incidental Economist

Yesterday, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a withering report on how Medicare sets the fee schedule for paying physicians....

May 21, 2015

The Path to Universal Rolls-Royce Health Care - Scott Beaulier, RCM

‘Concierge healthcare' has been dubbed the Rolls Royce of healthcare, which is why wealthy senior citizens are opting out of the traditional patient-doctor model in favo...

May 20, 2015

ACA Will Cartelize the Health Care Industry - Adam C. Smith, Mercatus

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) has brought enormous change to the health care industry. It reinvents one-sixth of the US economy through its bundle of new reg...

May 18, 2015

FDA to Seniors: Food or Blindness? - Craig H. Kliger, CAEPS

In his famous novel Catch-22, Joseph Heller (spoiler alert) concocted a rule that appeared to allow combat pilots of questionable sanity to be grounded. However, because the r...

May 16, 2015

New York's Next Health Care Revolution - Manhattan Institute

Health care policy debates often center on the role of the federal government, but New York and the other states also have important roles to play under the Affordable Care Act (AC...

May 14, 2015

Medicaid Primary Care Parity - Health Affairs & RWJF

For 2013 and 2014, the federal government raised payment rates to Medicaid primary care providers. Only some states plan to extend the rate increase....

May 14, 2015

Medicaid Block Grants: Unconstitutional? - S.R. & T.W., NEJM

In February 2015, Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Richard Burr (R-NC), along with Representative Fred Upton (R-MI), unveiled the Patient Choice, Affordability, Responsibility, and ...

May 11, 2015

Health Coverage Grows Under ACA - Katherine Carman et al., Health Affairs

We examined insurance transitions between September 2013 and February 2015, before and after the Affordable Care Act’s coverage-related provisions took effect in 20...

May 9, 2015

Free the Nurse Practitioners - Yevgeniy Feyman & Jon Hartley, City Journal

For medical students around the country, the third Friday of every March is known as “Match Day,” when they find out if, and where, they will begin their residencies. N...

May 9, 2015

The Cost of Diabetes - Health Care Cost Institute

This issue brief examines health care spending for adults and children with diabetes relative to those without diabetes, both in terms of total per capita health care spending and ...

May 5, 2015

An Epidemic of Unnecessary Medical Care - Atul Gawande, New Yorker

It was lunchtime before my afternoon surgery clinic, which meant that I was at my desk, eating a ham-and-cheese sandwich and clicking through medical articles. Among those which ca...

May 5, 2015

Health Priorities: Americans vs. Washington - Drew Altman, WSJ

Given the never-ending debate about the Affordable Care Act, you might think that when Americans are asked to name their top health priorities for the president and Congress, they ...

May 5, 2015

Pharmaphobia: The Conflict-of-Interest Myth - Thomas P. Stossel, RCPolicy

On April 29, the House Energy and Commerce Committee released a new discussion draft of the 21st Century Cures Initiative, a bill intended to revitalize and streamli...

May 4, 2015

A Health Care Revolution on Private Exchanges? - Robert Moffit, RCPolicy

Employers, not politicians, can spark a health-care revolution....

May 2, 2015

No Good Options if ACA Subsidies Struck Down - Bagley & Jones, Yale LJ

If the Supreme Court rules against the government in King v. Burwell,1 insurance subsidies available under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will evaporate in the thirty-four...

June 26, 2015

More ACA Challenges Ahead

June 25, 2015

Cash-Strapped VA May Start Rationing Some Treatments

June 18, 2013

Obama Applies Campaign Tactics to Selling Obamacare

June 17, 2013

Michigan Moves Toward Obamacare Medicaid Expansion

June 17, 2013

Choice of Health Plans Vary Sharply From State to State

June 15, 2013

Red State Dems Facing Reelection Stick With Obamacare

June 15, 2013

GOP to Constituents: Call Obama With Health Care Questions

June 14, 2013

Jan Brewer Wins Medicaid Expansion in Arizona

June 13, 2013

Lawmakers & Aides Considering Quitting to Avoid Obamacare

June 13, 2013

Surgeon General to Step Down

June 13, 2013

PA Girl Gets Lung Transplant; Risks to System of Allocation

June 13, 2013

Unauthorized Immigrants Account for 1.4% of U.S. Health Spending

June 12, 2013

Popular Birth Control Suspected in Deaths of 23 Canadian Women

June 11, 2013

Mississippi's Medicaid Plan May Fail

June 8, 2013

Families of Violent Patients: 'We're Locked Out' of Care

June 7, 2013

Court Steps into Second Child's Lung Transplant Case

June 7, 2013

House GOP Forms New Anti-Obamacare Group

June 6, 2013

Poll Finds Support Slumping for Health Care Law

June 6, 2013

Arizona Gov. Brewer Becomes Unlikely Ally of Obamacare

June 6, 2013

Judge Orders Sebelius to Make Exception for Girl's Lung Transplant

June 6, 2013

Selling of Obamacare Underway

June 5, 2013

Sebelius Asked Companies to Support Health Care Law

June 5, 2013

Sebelius at Center of Storm Over Child's Lung Transplant

June 4, 2013

Why Are Baby Boomers Killing Selves at High Rates?

June 4, 2013

Dems' '14 Plan: Own Obamacare

June 4, 2013

HHS Makes Public Charges for Outpatient Treatment

June 4, 2013

House Approves Bill on Prescription Drug Tracking

June 3, 2013

GOP Govs' Medicaid Expansion Attempts Deepen Party Rifts

June 3, 2013

States Act on Mental Health Care

June 1, 2013

Colonoscopies: A Case Study in High U.S. Health Care Costs

June 1, 2013

Medicare Trust Fund Exhausted in 2026, Trustees Say

June 1, 2013

MI Governor Invites Sebelius to Meet on Medicaid Expansion

June 1, 2013

House Republicans Renew Efforts to Gut Obamacare 'Slush Fund'

May 31, 2013

White House Says Health Law Already Boosting Competition

May 30, 2013

How Three Small Firms Are Coping With the Health Law's Rules

May 30, 2013

New Rules Give Employers Leeway on Use of Incentives

May 29, 2013

Former Health Care 'Czar' Fundraising for Obamacare

May 29, 2013

House Dems Gear Up for Obamacare Outreach

May 29, 2013

With Money at Stake, Hospitals Push Workers to Wash Hands

May 28, 2013

54 Percent Against Obamacare

May 28, 2013

Sebelius on Hot Seat Amid Rising Angst Over Obamacare Rollout

May 28, 2013

White House Plans Massive Campaign to Promote Obamacare

May 28, 2013

Obamacare Unveiled With California, New York Leading U.S.

May 25, 2013

Maryland Weighs Greater Gov't Power Over Health Care Costs

May 25, 2013

States' Medicaid Refusal Means Many Poor Left Out

May 24, 2013

Some Unions Now Angry About Health Care Overhaul

May 24, 2013

California Puts Tentative Price on Obamacare Insurance Policies

May 23, 2013

Insurers Pressured by Health Group With White House Ties

May 23, 2013

Clock Ticking on Full Medicaid Expansion Fund Availability

May 22, 2013

Texas House Votes to Ban Obamacare Medicaid Expansion

May 21, 2013

Obamacare 'Navigator' Roles Come Under Fire From GOP

May 21, 2013

Labor Unions Break Ranks With White House on Obamacare

May 20, 2013

Employers Eye Bare-Bones Insurance Plans Under Obamacare

May 20, 2013

Obamacare Allies Eye Ballot Measures to Expand Coverage

May 20, 2013

Despite Talk, No Efforts to Undo Employer Mandate in DC

May 17, 2013

Report: Leader of IRS Office That Targeted Tea Party Now Runs Obamacare Policy Office

May 17, 2013

House Votes to Repeal Obamacare

May 16, 2013

Obamacare Repeal Remains Central to GOP Primary Field

May 16, 2013

Senate Approves Obama's Medicare and Medicaid Nominee

May 15, 2013

House Republicans to Vote Yet Again to Repeal Obamacare

May 15, 2013

Steny Hoyer: Democrats Fear Obamacare Glitches

May 15, 2013

CBO: 2 Million Fewer to Gain Insurance Through Obamacare

May 14, 2013

White House Plans to Delay Medicaid Payment Cuts

May 14, 2013

Health Insurance Tax Scares Some Small-Business Owners

May 13, 2013

White House OKs Utah's Dual Health Insurance Exchanges

May 11, 2013

Health Secretary Turns to Industry Execs for Obamacare Financing

May 11, 2013

Obama Begins New Push for Law

May 10, 2013

President Obama Begins Push to Advertise Health Care Law

May 10, 2013

Kentucky Governor Announces Obamacare Medicaid Expansion

May 9, 2013

Report: U.S. Spending on Medicines Fell for First Time in 2012

May 8, 2013

Government Data Shows Hospital Billing Often Varies Wildly

May 8, 2013

Missouri Lawmakers Scuttle Obamacare Medicaid Expansion

May 7, 2013

Dems Worry Obamacare Rollout Will Hurt Party in Midterms

May 7, 2013

Study: Medicare Cuts Lower Insurance Companies' Costs

May 7, 2013

Studies: More to Health Care Cost Slowdown Than Economy

May 6, 2013

Obamacare Proponents Fear Too Few Will Sign Up for Exchanges

May 4, 2013

Cantor Pledges ACA Repeal Vote

May 3, 2013

Medicaid Expansion in Limbo in Many States As Time Grows Short

May 3, 2013

Obama Defends Decision to Appeal Court's Plan B Ruling

May 3, 2013

State Legislators Thwarting GOP Govs Trying to Expand Medicaid

May 3, 2013

Tea Party Looks to Obamacare for New Life in 2014 Cycle

May 2, 2013

Reid: More Funding Needed to Prevent Obamacare 'Train Wreck'

May 2, 2013

Landmark Oregon Study Finds No Impact of Medicaid on Health

May 2, 2013

Obama Admin. to Defend Age Limits on Morning-After Pill Sales

May 1, 2013

Obama Responds to 'Train Wreck' Criticism: ACA 'Working Fine'

May 1, 2013

Morning-After Contraceptive Pill to Be Sold Over-the-Counter

May 1, 2013

Botched Obamacare Rollout Tops Democrats Fears About '14

April 30, 2013

Administration Unveils Simplified Health Care Application

April 30, 2013

Report: Health Care Costs to Negate State & Local Savings

April 29, 2013

Next Big Challenge for Health Law: Carrying Out Implementation

April 26, 2013

Talk of Obamacare Exemptions for Congress Lights Up Capitol Hill

April 26, 2013

Dem Leaders Won't Seek Obamacare Exemptions

April 26, 2013

Dem Sens. Tell White House of Concerns About ACA Rollout

April 26, 2013

With Time Running Out, Florida Medicaid Expansion Is in Doubt

April 25, 2013

GOP Leaders' Attempt to Fix Obamacare's High-Risk Pools Fails

April 25, 2013

Lawmakers, Aides May Get Exemptions from Obamacare

April 24, 2013

IRS Weighs Obamacare Coverage Rules Amidst Lobbying Fight

April 24, 2013

Advocates Struggle to Make Uninsured Aware of Obamacare Options

April 24, 2013

Governments May Push Workers onto Obamacare Exchanges

April 24, 2013

Arkansas Governor Signs Private Insurance for Medicaid into Law

April 23, 2013

Day Centers Sprout Up, Luring Fit Elders and Costing Medicaid

April 22, 2013

Cancer Centers Race to Map Patients' Genes

April 22, 2013

Student Loan Battle Mounts

April 22, 2013

Before Obamacare Kicks in, Fewer Americans Going to Doctor's Office

April 19, 2013

Pompeo to Baucus: Obamacare "Train Wreck" Is Your Fault

April 18, 2013

Baucus Warns of 'Huge Train Wreck' Implementing Obamacare

April 18, 2013

Republicans Seek $4B for Obamacare High-Risk Pools

April 17, 2013

Biggest Push to Promote Obamacare Will Begin in October

April 16, 2013

Nation's Biggest Theater Chain Cuts Workweek, Citing Obamacare

April 16, 2013

Obama's Budget Shows Course Ahead for Health Care

April 13, 2013

Oregon Experiments with Hyper-Localized Medicaid Projects

April 11, 2013

Obama Requests More Funds to Set Up Insurance Exchanges

April 10, 2013

New Bill Would Reverse Sequester Cuts to Cancer Treatment

April 10, 2013

Mental Health Agenda Lags

April 9, 2013

Sebelius: I Underestimated Obamacare Opposition, Confusion

April 8, 2013

Obamacare Foes Use Law As Leverage for Medicaid Changes

April 8, 2013

Limited Employee Choice in ACA's Small Business Exchanges

April 8, 2013

Some Small Businesses Opt for the Health Care Penalty

April 5, 2013

Survey: Obamacare Is the Top Concern for Small Businesses

April 5, 2013

Common Ground on Medicare Reform Begins to Emerge

April 5, 2013

Cuts to Cancer Clinics Put Pressure on Obama Administration

April 4, 2013

Cohabitation First Is the New Norm for Unmarried With Kids

April 4, 2013

Obama Nears Deal to Expand Medicaid in Arkansas

April 3, 2013

Obama Details Brain Initiative

April 3, 2013

New Fraud Bill Sets Hospitals Against Medicare Contractors

April 2, 2013

Obama Unveils $100m Initiative to Map the Human Brain

April 2, 2013

Obamacare Small Business Insurance Exchange Delayed

April 2, 2013

States and Insurers Brace for the Impact of Obamacare

April 2, 2013

Feds to Boost Rather Than Cut Medicare Advantage Rates

April 2, 2013

Vermont Is the First State to Post Rates as Part of Reform

April 2, 2013

Perry Doubles Down Against Medicaid Expansion in Texas

April 1, 2013

Indiana Gov. Pushes Medicaid Expansion Through Consumer Plans

April 1, 2013

GOP Seeks to Gain from Sebelius's Admission About Health Costs

April 1, 2013

Local Insurance Marketplaces Struggle to Get People Enrolled

April 1, 2013

Maryland's Hospital Spending Controls Seen as Possible Model

March 29, 2013

Official: Some Health Care Costs Will Rise with Obamacare

March 29, 2013

White House, GOP Near Common Ground on Medicare Reform

March 27, 2013

Study: Obamacare to Raise Individual Claims Costs by 32%

March 27, 2013

Little Hope Seen for Millions Priced Out of U.S. Health Overhaul

March 26, 2013

Housing Regulator Cracks Down on 'Forced' Insurance Practices

March 26, 2013

Companies to Punish Workers Who Don't Try to Improve Health

March 25, 2013

Poor Face Difficulties Receiving Medicaid Benefits in Tennessee

March 25, 2013

Senators Target Obamacare in 'Vote-o-Rama' Amendments

March 23, 2013

Democrats Join Push to End Obamacare Medical Device Tax

March 23, 2013

Health Insurers Warn on Premiums

March 23, 2013

Researchers Grow Organs in Lab

March 22, 2013

Obama May Enroll in Exchanges

March 22, 2013

Senate Backs Symbolic Repeal of Medical Device Tax

March 21, 2013

Congressional Democrats No Longer Fear the Term 'Obamacare'

March 21, 2013

Small Businesses Gripped by Uncertainty over Health Law

March 20, 2013

State Legislatures Fight Turf Battles over Health Care

March 20, 2013

Experts: Obamacare Could Overload Primary Care System

March 19, 2013

New Rules Limit Waiting Periods for Employer Health Plans

March 19, 2013

Feds Will Need to Enforce Obamacare Rules in Four States

March 18, 2013

To Save, Workers Choose to Take on Health Care Risks in Plans

March 15, 2013

Businesses Blast Obamacare Fees

March 14, 2013

Doctor Shortage Looms

March 14, 2013

Senate Dems Block Republicans' Bid to Defund Obamacare

March 14, 2013

Republicans Struggle over Their Approach to Obamacare

March 13, 2013

Applying for Health Care Through Exchanges Won't Be Easy

March 12, 2013

Uninsured Get Hit with Biggest Hospital Bills

March 12, 2013

Hamburger Restaurant Five Guys Pins Price Hike on Obamacare

March 12, 2013

Obamacare Repeal Is Dead, But Many Don't Like the Law

March 12, 2013

Arkansas, Ohio Push Private Insurance Plans Through Medicaid

March 12, 2013

Florida Senate Nixes Governor Scott's Medicaid Expansion

March 12, 2013

New York City Judge Blocks Bloomberg's Big Gulp Ban

March 12, 2013

With Obamacare Safe, Democrats Feel Free to Criticize It

March 11, 2013

States Wrestle with Exchanges

March 11, 2013

Paul Ryan: GOP Budget Will Assume Full Repeal of Obamacare

March 7, 2013

Federal Reserve Beige Book: Obamacare Leading to Layoffs

March 7, 2013

Medicaid Expansion Is a Hard Sell for Republican Governors

March 7, 2013

Senator Ted Cruz Introduces Amendment to Defund Obamacare

March 6, 2013

Report: No Medicare Age Shift in Budget Paul Ryan Is Drafting

March 5, 2013

GOP Centrists Balk at Paul Ryan's Shift on Medicare Reform

March 5, 2013

Republican Goal of Budget Balance Could Mean Steep Health Care Cuts

March 4, 2013

Administration to Require Insurers to Report Price Increases

March 4, 2013

Obamacare Won't Guarantee Mental Health Care Access

March 4, 2013

Researchers Claim to Have Cured Baby of AIDS for First Time

March 1, 2013

Pennsylvania Governor May Be Considering Medicaid Expansion

February 28, 2013

Officials: Obamacare Rules Have Cut Hospital Readmissions

February 28, 2013

Arkansas to Use Medicaid Expansion Funds for Exchanges

February 26, 2013

Obamacare May Threaten California's Safety Net Funding

February 26, 2013

Administration Says States Can Cut Back on Medicaid Payments

February 25, 2013

Medicaid Expansion in Florida Involves Privatization

February 25, 2013

Medicare at Heart of Fiscal Fight

February 25, 2013

Jindal Pitches Obamacare Delay

February 22, 2013

Governors Fall Away from GOP Opposition to Medicaid

February 21, 2013

Obamacare Pits GOP Pragmatist Governors vs. Ideologues

February 21, 2013

Reversal: Gov. Rick Scott OKs Medicaid Expansion for Florida

February 21, 2013

Administration Issues Rule Defining Essential Health Benefits

February 20, 2013

Digital Medical Records Providers Reap Benefits of Stimulus

February 20, 2013

Health Insurers Suffer After Medicare Rate Cuts Proposal

February 20, 2013

Feds to Operate 26 State Health Exchanges with Little Local Help

February 19, 2013

Many Businesses Worried About Side Effects of Obamacare

February 19, 2013

States Move into High Gear to Build Health Insurance Exchanges

February 18, 2013

Obama Administration Plans Major Scientific Study of the Brain

February 18, 2013

States Worry About Rate Shock from Nearing Health Care Law

February 16, 2013

NJ, Florida, and Tennessee Reject Partnership Exchanges

February 15, 2013

Senate Dems Skeptical of Exchanges' Being Ready

February 15, 2013

Uphill Road for Plan to Cut Government's Drug Costs