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WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers and businesses will receive an estimated $1.3 billion in rebates from insurance companies this year, according to a new study quantifying a key early benefit of the healthcare law that President Obama signed in 2010.

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    A Penn State professor was arrested over the weekend in a bizarre videotaped incident that went viral. Karen Halnon, who teaches sociology at the university’s Abington campus, was flying from Nicaragua to Miami when she lit up a cigarette and ranted about Venezuela and President Barack Obama. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
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    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • US medicine spending shows rare dip
    Total U.S. spending on prescription medicines declined last year, a first in more than half a century. The dip was 1 percent, to $325.8 billion — a 3.5 percent drop after accounting for population growth and economic expansion, according to the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics. More
  • Obamacare - Monthly Review
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    ... an efficient healthcare ... saves workers over $250 billion a year in ... promote better health insurance choices that lead ... President ...
    04/26/2016 - 8:33 am | View Link
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  • Obama's 'precision medicine' plan to boost research, but faces hurdles
    NEW YORK - President Barack Obama's plan to put the United States at the forefront of individually tailored medical treatment should give a much-needed boost to research in the field but experts say it won't work without reforms to healthcare, including ...
    01/27/2015 - 5:41 pm | View Link
  • Obama's Health Secretary Resigns After Obamacare Launch Woes
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Kathleen Sebelius, the U.S. health secretary who oversaw the botched rollout of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare reforms, has resigned ... number of Americans without health insurance and cut into massive U.S. healthcare ...
    04/9/2014 - 7:31 pm | View Link
  • Obama win clears health law hurdle, challenges remain
    Republican challenger Mitt Romney had vowed to repeal the law if elected, calling it a costly government expansion, despite the fact that the reforms are based on healthcare legislation ... citizens 55 years and older, a lead of more than 10 points over ...
    11/7/2012 - 3:18 am | View Link
  • Indian IT to benefit from Barack Obama's healthcare victory
    BANGALORE: Indian information technology and back-office companies can look forward to deals worth up to $22 billion ... reaching reforms in the American healthcare sector. Some 30 million uninsured Americans are expected to buy healthcare insurance ...
    07/2/2012 - 8:05 pm | View Link
  • Obama healthcare reforms lead to $1.3 billion in insurance rebates
    WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers and businesses will receive an estimated $1.3 billion in rebates from insurance companies this year, according to a new study quantifying a key early benefit of the healthcare law that President Obama signed in 2010.
    04/26/2012 - 3:00 am | View Link
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  • Obama Declares June LGBT Pride Month
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  • Repairing the Healthcare System
    Stanley Feld M.D.,FACP,MACE. Measuring quality care in the healthcare system is out of control. My conclusion is that these measurements of hospitals and providers by ...
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  • On the Issues
    Barack Obama on Civil Rights : Click here for 74 full quotes on Civil Rights OR other candidates on Civil Rights OR background on Civil Rights. It's right to condemn ...
    04/27/2016 - 4:44 am | View Website
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