By Associated Press | Posted by Karan Manral | Washington
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2020 12:25 PM IST
About 26 million people were uninsured last year, even before the wave of layoffs that followed the coronavirus shutdown this spring. Experts agree that number has risen, perhaps by 5 million to 10 million.
By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwqwa | Washington
PUBLISHED ON NOV 10, 2020 05:14 PM IST
But what’s at stake has real-world consequences for just about every American, as well as the health care industry, a major source of jobs and tax revenues. Whether the Affordable Care Act stays, goes or is significantly changed will affect the way life is lived in the US.
By Associated Press | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh | Wilmington, Delaware
PUBLISHED ON NOV 10, 2020 12:13 PM IST
Biden also focused on health care Monday as he pleaded with Americans to put aside their political differences and wear masks to protect themselves and their neighbours from the virus.
By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai | Washington
PUBLISHED ON OCT 31, 2020 08:03 PM IST
It’s not a new COVID relief program from the government but the return of annual sign-up season under the Affordable Care Act, better known as “Obamacare.” Open enrollment runs through December15.
By Reuters | Posted by Prashasti Singh | Washigton
UPDATED ON OCT 14, 2020 10:35 AM IST
Barrett opted not to say whether she would step aside from taking part in a major Obamacare case to be argued on Nov. 10 or in any disputes arising from the Nov. 3 election - as Democrats have requested.
By Associated Press | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar | Washington
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2020 11:52 AM IST
On Thursday, the Trump administration is expected to file papers with the Supreme Court arguing that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional.
By John Harney | Bloomberg
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2018 09:55 AM IST
Trump was referring to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican, and Representative Nancy Pelosi, who will likely become speaker of the US House of Representatives when the Democrats take control of the chamber in January.
By HT Correspondent | Washington
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2018 07:34 AM IST
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which administers programs under the Affordable Care Act said the move was necessary because of a court ruling, which found that the federal government was using an inaccurate formula for allocating the payments.