Ten Things You Didn't Know Were In The Affordable Care Act

So you think the Supreme Court upheld a law that requires most people to buy health insurance? That's only part of it.

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  • 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
  • Study Finds Expanded Medicaid Increases Health Care Use
    Come January, millions of low-income adults will gain health insurance coverage through Medicaid in one of the farthest-reaching provisions of the Obama health care law. More
  • Where the Budget Cut Pain Is Really Being FeltWhere the Budget Cut Pain Is Really Being Felt
    "It's in areas like health care, education and job training," Packer said. "Programs are closing or are being cut, layoffs are happening. It's not just waiting in line a bit longer at the airport." More
  • Governments may push workers to health exchange
    In a move that would capitalize on provisions under President Barack Obama's health care law but could cost the federal government millions of dollars, Washington state lawmakers have found a creative way to pass a large chunk of their health care expenses along to Washington, D.C. More
  • Cape May Court House Ranked #9 as Best Place to Retire in New Jersey - Cape May County Herald
    ... in as number nine out of the top ten towns in ... providing its residents affordable activities ... for seniors, and availability of medical ...
    02/2/2016 - 6:59 am | View Link
  • Trump vs. Sanders: Seven issues, and who would win, if the election ... - Examiner.com
    ... likely to be replaced over the coming ten years. ... to close their doors if they cannot secure an exemption under the Affordable Care Act, and ...
    02/1/2016 - 12:21 pm | View Link
  • Clinton: Folks, Single-Payer Health Care Isn't Happening–But I ... - Town Hall
    ... is simply unrealistic, though she promised to fight hard for the Affordable Care Act (via CBS ... though ten years later we do have a health ...
    02/1/2016 - 11:42 am | View Link
  • The Impact of the Affordable Care Act: A 2015 Status Report - Yahoo! Finance
    The Impact of the Affordable Care Act: A 2015 Status Report - Minyanville
    01/26/2016 - 8:30 am | View Link
  • Obama: Americans Benefit From Affordable Care Act - MyMotherLode.com
    As the Affordable Care Act has taken effect, nearly 18 million Americans have gained coverage. ... Today, Heather only pays about ten dollars for
    01/25/2016 - 9:27 am | View Link
  • Affordable Care Act is making a major difference for millions - Times West Virginian
    President Barack Obama discussed the progress we’ve made because of the Affordable Care Act. ... Today, Heather only pays about ten dollars for
    01/24/2016 - 3:55 pm | View Link
  • Obama's WEEKLY ADDRESS: Affordable Care Act is making a difference ... - Magnolia Potpourri
    ... employer-based insurance plan.  We’ve changed that.  As the Affordable Care Act has taken ... Today, Heather only pays about ten dollars ...
    01/23/2016 - 1:49 pm | View Link
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  • Five years old, going on ten: The future of the Affordable Care Act
    Anniversaries are times for taking stock. And so it is with the Affordable Care Act—aka the ACA or Obamacare. On this, the fifth anniversary of the law’s passage, the law remains in existential jeopardy. The Supreme Court is considering whether the law ...
    03/27/2015 - 6:27 am | View Link
  • Ten more days to sign up for ObamaCare
    QUINCY, Ill. (WGEM) - If you haven't signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, you only have 10 more days to do so. Since Jan. 1, more than 296,000 Illinoisans have signed up. Betty Coonrod, at the Adams County Health Department ...
    02/5/2015 - 10:42 am | View Link
  • Ten Aspen Dental Practices Slated To Open In Minnesota In 2015, A State That Has Led The Way In Increasing Access To Dental Care
    The ten new locations scheduled to open in Minnesota throughout 2015 will provide much-needed access to affordable, quality care, including dental services that range from dentures and preventive care to general dentistry and restoration. Together ...
    02/4/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Ten ways to make the Affordable Care Act better
    The Affordable Care Act's first enrollment period has just ended, and despite a slow start, the first enrollment period was a significant success. More than 7 million people gained private health coverage through the new marketplaces. Additional millions ...
    04/7/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • 2013: The Year of Broken Obamacare Promises
    President Obama's inauguration in January kicked off a year of broken promises about his signature health care law, threatening to turn a presidency based on vows of hope and change to one doling out disappointment and failures. The Affordable Care Act was ...
    12/29/2013 - 2:50 pm | View Link
  • The top 10 best Obamacare jokes (ICYMI)
    chances are the Affordable Care Act gave you at least one good laugh in 2013. From Internet memes and late-night TV to well-written satire, from Sen. Ted Cruz to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to what’s covered, here are 10 of the best Obamacare jokes ...
    12/23/2013 - 5:24 am | View Link
  • Top Ten ObamaCare Horror Stories the Media Is Covering Up
    3. Lost jobs. Lost jobs. The Federal Reserve’s March beige book on economic activity noted that businesses “cited the unknown effects of the Affordable Care Act as reasons for planned layoffs and reluctance to hire more staff.” Meanwhile ...
    03/22/2013 - 11:45 am | View Link
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  • 1-10: What's Really in the Affordable Care Act
    The 10 Titles of the Affordable Care Act. On June 28, 2012, the US Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In a 5-4 opinion, Chief Justice John Roberts ...
    02/5/2016 - 12:02 pm | View Website
  • HealthCare.gov
    Official site of Affordable Care Act. Enroll now for 2016 coverage. See health coverage choices, ways to save today, how law affects you.
    02/5/2016 - 1:03 am | View Website
  • Read the Affordable Care Act, Health Care Law | HealthCare.gov
    Read the Affordable Care Act. Several versions available. The law, also known as Obamacare, signed into law on March 23, 2010.
    02/4/2016 - 7:41 pm | View Website
  • Affordable Care Act
    Affordable Care Act and the Title X Program. On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). Along with the Health ...
    02/4/2016 - 2:48 pm | View Website
  • Top 10 Reasons Why the Affordable Care Act is Good
    10. Creates new protections to ensure your insurance plan covers you when you need it. Massachusetts already has strong insurance protections. The Affordable Care Act ...
    02/3/2016 - 10:31 am | View Website
  • Key Features of the Affordable Care Act | HHS.gov
    On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act. The law put in place comprehensive health insurance reforms that put consumers back in charge of ...
    02/3/2016 - 3:50 am | View Website
  • Affordable Care Act | Medicaid.gov
    The Affordable Care Act expands affordable Medicaid coverage for millions of low-income Americans and makes numerous improvements to Medicaid and the Children’s ...
    01/31/2016 - 6:34 pm | View Website
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