| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:34 AM
SACRAMENTO -- A website run by California Assembly Republicans has come under fire this week, with critics alleging it misleads visitors about the Affordable Care Act and one Democratic congresswoman calling for it to be taken down.
The Assembly GOP...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:47 PM
Trying to stem a steady erosion in employer health coverage, California's insurance exchange said it's looking to enroll 7,000 small businesses next year as part of the federal healthcare law.
At an event in Los Angeles on Monday, officials with Covered...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:17 PM
As shoppers hunt for holiday bargains this season, they may find something unusual for sale at the mall: Obamacare.
With enrollment deadlines looming, California officials, insurance companies and agents are staking out retail space to sign up thousands...
| Nov 27, 2013
By the numbers, Peter V. Lee has some reason to crow while the feds are eating crow. The executive director of Covered California can be pleased that, as of mid-November, nearly a third of all Americans who signed up under the new healthcare law were...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Amid slipping support nationally for President Obama's healthcare law and a backlash over canceled policies, California remains a bright spot with nearly 80,000 people signing up for health insurance in the state-run exchange.
Still, California has...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Spurning President Obama's call to let insurers extend canceled health policies, California won't allow 1 million policyholders to keep their health plan for another year.
The board of the Covered California health exchange voted unanimously to break...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 5:06 PM
WASHINGTON — Trying to align lawmakers with the people they represent, Congress three years ago decided that when the new healthcare plan took effect, members would give up their platinum health benefits and enroll in the online marketplaces created...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 3:59 PM
In Oregon, a state envied for its high tech, sign-ups under the new federal healthcare law have been anything but.
About 400 newly hired workers in Salem are processing paper applications by the thousands for health insurance under President Obama's...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:58 AM
WASHINGTON — Dealing a blow to President Obama’s effort to fix problems with his healthcare law, more than three dozen House Democrats voted Friday to support a Republican-sponsored bill to address the crisis, brushing aside White House...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:50 PM
With 1 million Californians facing cancellation of their health insurance, state officials and the insurance industry were sharply divided over President Obama's call to let consumers extend their policies.
And the state agency on the spot, California's...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:50 AM
WASHINGTON -- With millions of consumers getting cancellation notices for their current health plans, President Obama announced Thursday that he will encourage insurance companies to continue offering their customers the same health plans next year....