Stakes High In California As U.S. Supreme Court Decides Whether To Strike Down Affordable Care ActThe US Supreme court heard arguments early Tuesday morning on whether the Affordable care act should remain in place. While a majority of justices appeared to agree, there’s no guarantee how the Court will eventually rule.
Trump Administration Rejects California Health Care TaxThe Trump administration says it will not allow California to collect a key health care tax on managed care organizations, a decision that could cost the state nearly $2 billion a year for low-income benefits.
Trump's Proposed Transgender ACA Rollback Prompts LGBT Community ResistanceLGBT advocates are vowing to fight back against a Trump Administration proposal to roll back protections for transgender people in the Affordable Care Act.
Bay Area Politicians Denounce Texas Judge's Decision Striking Down ObamacareThe Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, was declared unconstitutional Friday by a federal judge in Texas and California politicians quickly denounced the ruling.
Leading Liberal Policy Group Unveils 'Medicare Extra' Plan for Universal CoverageA leading liberal policy group is raising the ante in the health care debate with a new plan that builds on Medicare to guarantee coverage for all.
Late Sign-Ups Show Obamacare Clinging to Life in Trump EraA deadline burst of sign-ups after a tumultuous year for the Obama health law has revealed continued demand for the program's subsidized individual health plans. But ACA troubles aren't over.
Trump To Halt Health Insurer Subsidies In New Blow To ObamacareIn a move likely to roil insurance markets, Pres. Trump plans to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to unravel for months.
GOP Health Care Effort Fizzles As Last-Ditch Vote Is ScrappedSenate Republicans will not vote this week on the latest, last-ditch effort to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.
Senate Rejects 'Skinny Repeal' Of Obamacare; McCain's 'Nay' Proves DecisiveSen. John McCain, Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Sen. Susan Collins voted no on the "skinny repeal" bill, dooming it.
GOP Senators Wrestle With Health Bill Amid Trump Administration DistractionsWhile Washington is increasingly fixated on Pres. Trump's woes, Senate Republicans are trying to write legislation dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law.
Trump Halts Obamacare Expansion; Order May Let IRS Waive Mandate FinesThe president's first executive order is a one-page directive giving agencies authority to grant waivers, exemptions and delays of provisions in the Affordable Care Act.
What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
Gov. Brown Signs Spending Plan That Expands Medi-Cal While Continuing Budget CutsGov. Jerry Brown on Friday signed a budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year that accommodates an influx of uninsured residents into Medi-Cal yet leaves in place a 10 percent recession-era cut to most doctors, dentists and other health care providers who treat Medi-Cal patients.
Can I Pay For A Dentist With My Health Insurance?For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.
Does My Health Insurance Work Outside Of The United States?Most health plans do not cover medical services outside of the United States.