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For the first time since Obamacare passed, the number of Americans without health insurance did not fall
The percentage of Americans without insurance remained steady at 8.8% in 2017 according to the US Census Bureau. That means 2017 is the first year since 2010, the year Obamacare was passed, not to see a marked decrease in the uninsured rate.
President Donald Trump's administration is rolling out a new rule to expand the use of short-term health insurance plans on Wednesday. While the administration says the plans will help lower healthcare costs, many experts say that the lower costs come at the expense of robust coverage.
Everyone is panicking about what Trump’s selection of Brett Kavanaugh means for the future of Obamacare
Some conservatives and almost all liberals are concerned about how Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's nominee to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, will rule on Obamacare.
Virginia is set to become the 33rd state to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare. The state's expansion comes after a five year fight by Democrats to get expansion passed.
A new report says Trump’s attempt to ‘repeal’ Obamacare might fizzle because too many Americans like their Obamacare plan
The GOP's repeal of Obamacare's individual mandate won't be as damaging as previously thought and part of the reason is because people will want to stick with their Obamacare plans.
President Donald Trump and the GOP haven't been able to erase former President Barack Obama's legacy completely, but they're doing their best to chip away at his major achievements like the Dodd-Frank Act and Obamacare.
Restaurant chains now put calorie counts on their menus — and it’s part of a 100-year-old American obsession that started with a Californi...
Chain restaurants are now required to post calorie counts on their menus as part of the 2010 Affordable Care Act. A century ago, Lulu Peters introduced the calorie. Her teachings have been immortalized in our psyche, but some nutritionists say it's time to move on.
Obamacare premiums in Virginia and Maryland are set to skyrocket next year and part of the blame is on President Donald Trump. "Continuing actions on the part of the administration to systematically undermine the market and make it almost impossible to carry out the mission," one insurance CEO said.
Trump’s former top health official just broke with him on the GOP’s biggest move to undercut Obamacare
Former HHS Secretary Tom Price said that the GOP's repeal of Obamacare's individual mandate would increase costs for average Americans. This is the opposite of the standard Republican view and contradicts Price's own statements from 2017.
Democrats, health groups say Trump’s new insurance plan could undermine Obamacare and drive up healthcare costs for sick Americans
The expansion of short-term health insurance plans could undermine patient protections and increase sick Americans' costs according to Democrats, health groups.