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Healthcare Policies (INACTIVE)

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  • Obama's sports metaphors: Obamacare as slippery football

    Obama's sports metaphors: Obamacare as slippery football
    A day after President Obama’s televised mea culpa to the nation about the failings of his signature healthcare program, one question persists. Why football? Again and again, Obama returned to gridiron analogies as he pleaded his case from a...
  • The L.A. Times editorial board's lonely defense of Obamacare

    The L.A. Times editorial board's lonely defense of Obamacare
    Here's something you don't see every day: the Los Angeles Times editorial board parting company with President Obama on Obamacare. OK, so I'm exaggerating. The Times' board criticized several aspects of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care...
  • Seven California Democrats vote for GOP healthcare bill

    Seven California Democrats vote for GOP healthcare bill
    WASHINGTON — Seven California Democrats broke with the majority of their party and President Obama on Friday to support Republican-sponsored legislation that would allow insurance companies to continue to offer health plans next year even if they...
  • Healthcare coverage counselor stymied by website problems

    Healthcare coverage counselor stymied by website problems
    Passport and tax records in hand, Nela Barboza fiddled nervously with a plastic folding fan as she approached Jessie Orozco's desk. "Buenas tardes," she said cordially. "I'm here to sign up for Obamacare." Orozco, a benefits counselor at St. John's Well...
  • Top Democratic lawmakers stand by Obama on healthcare rollout

    Top Democratic lawmakers stand by Obama on healthcare rollout
    WASHINGTON -- Top congressional Democrats on Sunday stood by President Obama and the flawed rollout of the government's healthcare website, expressing confidence the problems would be fixed and the issue would not drag down the party in next year’...
  • California health exchange is hesitant to extend canceled policies

     California health exchange is hesitant to extend canceled policies
    California's health insurance exchange remained hesitant to embrace a controversial request from President Obama to extend canceled insurance policies for another year. The state exchange, called Covered California, said Monday that it won't decide...
  • Many who enrolled in health plans still await confirmation

    Many who enrolled in health plans still await confirmation
    Thousands of Californians have overcome long waits and website glitches to sign up for Obamacare insurance, but now enrollment snags may prevent some of them from actually having coverage starting Jan. 1. Some people who picked a health plan as far back...
  • Celebrities and social media promote healthcare enrollment

    Celebrities and social media promote healthcare enrollment
    It was just last week when officials at the state's health insurance exchange, Covered California, gave the green light to Obama impersonator Iman Crosson to come up with a rap song to sell young people on the virtues of Obamacare. The turnaround was...
  • Obamacare puzzle takes new twists and turns

    Obamacare puzzle takes new twists and turns
    The Rubik's Cube that is healthcare reform might have become even more puzzling for some people Thursday after the operator of California's online insurance exchange rejected President Obama's call for extending the life of canceled policies. Covered...
  • California won't extend health plans

    California won't extend health plans
    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...
  • Biden keeps a high profile – except on healthcare

    Biden keeps a high profile – except on healthcare
    PANAMA CANAL ZONE — During a recent tour of the historic locks here, Vice President Joe Biden helped an operator flip the switches to open the gates and then stepped out onto a balcony to watch a gargantuan vessel pass through. A hundred yards...