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.

Sections:  news   politics   living   
  • GOP 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 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
  • Stephanie Grace: Ten years in, Affordable Care Act provides a vital safety net
    In a parallel, coronavirus-free universe, the big health care story of this week would be the 10th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.
    03/24/2020 - 12:30 pm | View Link
  • Rep. Underwood Statement on the Ten Year Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
    Lauren Underwood, D-Illinois, issued the following news release: Congresswoman Lauren Underwood (IL-14) released the following statement on the ten year anniversary of the Affordable Care Act ...
    03/24/2020 - 4:34 am | View Link
  • Sen. Rosen Commemorates Ten Years of Affordable Health Care Coverage Under the ACA, Urges Nevadans to Get Covered
    Labor and Pensions (HELP), commemorated the 10th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) being signed into law by urging Nevadans to take advantage of the Silver State Health Exchange's ...
    03/24/2020 - 1:38 am | View Link
  • Ten years after Affordable Care Act, former Obama official’s group offers COVID-19 plan
    He was a leader of the team behind Healthcare.gov, the website for Obamacare. Also known as the Affordable Care Act, the bill turns 10 years old on March 23. When millions are losing their health ...
    03/23/2020 - 8:37 am | View Link
  • Ten years of Obamacare, aka the Medicaid Expansion Act
    Obamacare was signed into law 10 years ago today. Although the public’s attention is squarely focused on the coronavirus crisis, the law has been the dominant issue in our nation’s politics over the ...
    03/23/2020 - 8:28 am | View Link
  • More


Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News