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Virginia governor Ralph Northam and Barack Obama

Virginia looks poised to secure a major win for Obamacare’s legacy

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.
Barack Obama

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.

The GOP just dealt another blow in their steady unraveling of Obama’s legacy

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.
Donald Trump and Barack Obama.

Obamacare premiums are still soaring — and Trump may be making things ‘materially worse’

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.
Tom Price and Donald Trump

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.
Donald Trump and Barack Obama

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.

Trump is raging that ‘DACA is dead’ while ignoring his rejection of bipartisan deals that would have saved it

Trump regularly bashes the filibuster as an obstacle to his agenda. But it rarely factors into why certain things are not able to pass.

Obamacare premiums are still on the rise — here’s how much they’re increasing in every state

The average cost of the cheapest silver-tier plan increased 32% nationally, while the average cost of a gold-level plan jumped 19.1%.

A last-ditch effort in Congress to try to stabilize Obamacare is falling apart

A new plan to try and shore up Obamacare has hit some roadblocks as lawmakers from both parties took issues with different parts of the bill.