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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
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    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
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  • U.S-India Economic Relationship - US Department of State
    ... economic reforms, tearing ... to about 100 billion ... levels, healthcare outcomes ... and President Obama and ... Investing in India’s ...
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  • Next goals for health care reform: Controlling costs, assuring quality
    Five years after President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act, chalk up a Mission Accomplished for one of the legislation’s three primary goals, access to insurance ... reforms of the ACA. While Medicare spending last year was $580 billion ...
    04/18/2015 - 8:20 pm | View Link
  • Financial disarray left by Kitzhaber’s grandiose healthcare reform plans
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    04/10/2015 - 1:01 am | View Link
  • Indian IT to benefit from Barack Obama's healthcare victory
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    07/3/2012 - 1:05 am | 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 - 3:01 am | View Link
  • Republicans eye health plan should court overturn reform
    House Republicans are working to create a legislative blueprint they can sell to voters after the Supreme Court rules on Obama's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the nation's most sweeping healthcare ... call for insurance reforms allowing ...
    04/22/2012 - 2:40 am | View Link
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  • A Detailed Analysis of Barack Obama’s Health Care Reform ...
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    04/20/2015 - 11:52 am | View Website
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    04/20/2015 - 2:19 am | View Website
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    04/19/2015 - 5:58 pm | View Website
  • Obama Health Care Speech: FULL VIDEO, TEXT
    Video clips of various segments of the speech are available throughout the transcript below. Scroll down to the bottom to watch the speech in full.
    04/19/2015 - 12:07 pm | View Website
  • ObamaCare Facts: Affordable Care Act, Health Insurance ...
    Obamacare Facts provides unbiased information on ObamaCare (the Affordable Care Act), health care reform, and the health insurance marketplace.
    04/19/2015 - 4:15 am | View Website
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