6 Unsubtle Tweets Celebrating Obamacare VictoryIn a historic moment Thursday, the Supreme Court of the United States upheld Obamacare subsidies in a 6-3 decision.
Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare Subsidies In 6-3 RulingThe Supreme Court has upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.
GOP Could Suffer Fallout If Supreme Court Rules To Eliminate Obamacare For MillionsA Supreme Court ruling due in late June could wipe out health insurance for millions. Twenty-six of the 34 states that would be most affected by the ruling have Republican governors.
GOP Budget Targets Boosts War Spending, Takes Aim At Affordable Care ActHouse and Senate GOP negotiators are sealing agreement on a budget blueprint that would enable Republicans to more easily target the Affordable Care Act while delivering an almost $40 billion budget boost to the Pentagon.
Some Covered California Customers Asked To File Tax Returns Despite Erroneous Info From ExchangeThousands of Americans may be filing inaccurate tax returns, because they have been told to ignore mistakes make by Covered California and other state and federal health care exchanges.
Tax Forms For 4,500 Covered California Enrollees Still Missing, Weeks Before DeadlineLast month, KPIX 5 reported on the problems Covered California has had issuing tax forms to people who bought insurance on the state-run exchange. Now, tax forms for thousands of customers are still missing.
Midnight Deadline Looms To Begin Insurance-Enrollment Process With Covered CaliforniaHealthcare consumers who take action to start enrollment in Covered California or make an appointment by midnight Sunday will have until Friday to complete the enrollment process.
Covered California Sends Out Nearly 100,000 Tax Forms Containing Errors, Others Deal With Missing FormsTens of thousands of people who buy their health insurance through Covered California will get an unpleasant surprise when they file taxes this year.
Government Health Care Website Quietly Sharing Personal DataThe government’s health insurance website is quietly sending consumers’ personal data to private companies that specialize in advertising and analyzing Internet data for performance and marketing, The Associated Press has learned.
Covered California Urges 1 Million Uninsured Californians Facing Tax Penalties To Sign UpThe state is ramping up advertising and marketing efforts in the final month of open enrollment for health insurance to minimize the estimated 1 million Californians who will face tax penalties for staying uninsured, exchange officials announced Tuesday.
New Laws In 2015 Could Fix Issues Facing Covered CaliforniaFrom too few doctors, to state regulators who weren't enforcing the law, the set backs and successes of the state's health care exchange have been the topic of many ConsumerWatch reports this year. Now, the new laws in the New Year could fix some of the most significant issues facing Covered California. Julie Watts reports.
Voters Reject Proposition 45, That Would Allow Insurance Commissioner To Regulate Healthcare RatesProposition 45, which asked voters if they want the state insurance commissioner to regulate health care rates for small businesses and individual health plans, appeared to be heading toward defeat Tuesday.