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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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  • Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’
    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
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    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
  • US acts to block two mega-mergers in health insurance -
    Aetna Inc’s $37 billion ... ways to lower healthcare ... care and health insurance ... of President Barack Obama ... through the ambitious ...
    07/21/2016 - 12:18 pm | View Link
  • 2016 GOP Convention Releases Prepared Remarks for Wednesday Evening ... - International Business Times
    ... until President Obama ... skyrocketing healthcare ... than a half billion dollars ... have fought to lead the way ... businesses can ...
    07/20/2016 - 11:05 am | View Link
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  • 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. That will ...
    04/25/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Obama's '13 budget to increase healthcare savings
    where Republicans hope to defund the implementation of healthcare reform. HHS still has about half of a $1 billion appropriation from 2010 and expects to spend the funds on exchanges and other reforms this year. The proposed budget lays out in detail many ...
    02/13/2012 - 8:01 am | View Link
  • Obama healthcare reform wins centrists even as repeal looms
    But the administration won a powerful set of centrist allies on Tuesday as it scrambled to set in motion reforms ... private insurance sold through state-based insurance exchanges. The total cost of the program of about $900 billion will be paid for ...
    01/18/2011 - 10:00 pm | View Link
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  • Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
    Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; Long title: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: Acronyms (colloquial) PPACA, ACA: Nicknames: Affordable Care ...
    07/19/2016 - 11:05 am | View Website
  • Politics-govt
    A variety of advocates for conservative causes are watching closely as the Republican Party completes a draft of its official party platform.
    07/18/2016 - 5:54 pm | View Website
  • Obama news, articles and information :
    Top 10 ways the Obama Regime resembles the evil Empire from Star Wars 12/16/2015 3:01:42 PM - With the release of the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens film, many are ...
    07/18/2016 - 3:53 pm | View Website
  • Repairing the Healthcare System
    Stanley Feld M.D., FACP, MACE. President Obama’s goal is to destroy the healthcare system. His deals and regulations lead the healthcare system on the path of ...
    07/18/2016 - 11:13 am | View Website
  • Barack Hussein Obama
    Barack Hussein Obama II (reportedly born in Honolulu, Hawaii on August 4, 1961) is the 44th President of the United States. Through heavy use of early voting by the ...
    07/18/2016 - 8:43 am | View Website
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