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Financial Impact of Affordable Care Act Hits Uninsured Patients

Barnes Jewish Hospital has started charging co-pays to uninsured patients, no matter how poor.

06/04/2014

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Illinois Adds Health Care Benefits to Gay Marriage Green Light

Illinois’ health insurance marketplace is now allowing gay and lesbian couples to enroll for private coverage.

06/02/2014

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Wagner Calls for Resignation of VA Secretary

Wagner said that Secretary Shinseki has failed to fulfill his mission at the VA.

05/22/2014

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Lawmakers Demanding Answers After Obamacare Contractor Reportedly Paid Employees To Do Nothing

Several U.S. lawmakers are demanding answers after some Missouri media outlets reported that employees at a center processing applications for health insurance under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul were paid to do nothing.

05/16/2014

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Whistleblower: Obamacare Processing Center Workers Paid To Do Nothing

Employees at an application processing center in Wentzville have almost no work to do and are often paid just to stare at their computer screens.

05/13/2014

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Governor Quinn Wants New Medicaid Controls

A review found that the Illinois Medicaid program paid an estimated $12 million for medical services for people who had already died.

04/19/2014

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Citizens Scramble to Meet Deadline for Obamacare, Businesses Don’t

The deadline for people to register for Obamacare is March 31, but businesses do not have the same issue to worry about.

03/26/2014

Cardinal Leo Raymond Burke walks on St Peter's square after a cardinals' meeting on the eve of the start of a conclave on March 11, 2013 at the Vatican. (credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Vatican Chief Justice: Obama’s Policies ‘Have Become Progressively More Hostile Toward Christian Civilization’

The Vatican’s chief justice feels that President Barack Obama’s policies have been hostile toward Christians.

03/24/2014

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) [Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images]

Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?

Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.

12/13/2013

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Kansans Slow To Embrace Health Marketplace In Nov.

Kansans remained slow to enroll in health insurance plans in November through the online marketplace set up under the federal health care overhaul, though enrollments did jump, figures from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services showed Wednesday.

12/11/2013