Affordable Care Act

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AP News
May 25, 2020 - 6:22 pm
Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
March 15, 2020 - 5:45 pm
With 31 new coronavirus cases announced and a day after reporting the state's second fatality, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is reaching out to the White House. Read more here.
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The Supreme Court is seen in Washington, D.C., Jan. 27, 2020.
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AP News
March 02, 2020 - 11:52 am
The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to decide a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, but the decision is not likely until after the 2020 election.
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Affordable Care Act paperwork.
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Paul Kurtz
November 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
The Affordable Care Act's six-week open enrollment period begins Friday. More than 8 million Americans are expected to sign up, and many are being reminded to take a close look at what's available. Read more here.
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John Gold, self-employed graphics designer, poses at a farmer's market outside his office in Portland, Maine, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019.
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AP News
October 31, 2019 - 9:15 am
More Americans are going without health insurance, and stable premiums plus greater choice next year under the Obama health law aren't likely to reverse that.
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Senator Bob Casey (D- PA) addresses supporters.
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Paul Kurtz
October 29, 2019 - 5:01 pm
As millions of Americans get ready to enroll in the 2020 Affordable Care Act exchange, a Pennsylvania lawmaker is warning people to watch out for shady operators offering cheaper plans with little coverage as they shop for plans online.
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President Donald Trump with members of his Cabinet
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AP News
October 22, 2019 - 1:49 pm
Consumers will have more health insurance choices next year under the much-debated Obama health care law and premiums will dip slightly for many, the Trump administration announced. Read the details here.
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August Mulvihill, of Norwalk, Iowa, center, holds a sign during a rally to protest recent abortion bans at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa on  May 21, 2019.
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 10:02 am
The number and rate of abortions across the United States have plunged to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973, according to new figures. Read more here.
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Hadas Kuznits
July 26, 2019 - 12:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A report mandated by the Affordable Care Act is helping 18 Philadelphia-area public hospitals learn how to improve their health care. The report focuses on communities and their needs, which meant going into neighborhoods and interviewing individuals served by the...
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Health insurance costs
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Tony Romeo
June 06, 2019 - 12:03 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Pennsylvania House committee has advanced legislation that would require the state to create its own health insurance exchange under the Affordable Care Act. Health care advocates celebrated the news that the Pennsylvania House Insurance Committee has approved a...
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