Percent of Americans without health coverage hits new low

Percent of Americans without health coverage hits new low

This post was originally published on this site The proportion of the US population with no health insurance in the United States reached a new low in early 2022 at eight percent, President Joe Biden’s administration said Tuesday. The rate of uninsured people began to fall sharply after the Affordable...

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Biden looking to open up Obamacare subsidies to more families

Biden looking to open up Obamacare subsidies to more families

This post was originally published on this siteMore families would be able to access Affordable Care Act subsidies next year, under a rule proposed by the Biden administration Tuesday.

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Obama to return to White House for first time to promote Affordable Care Act

Obama to return to White House for first time to promote Affordable Care Act

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden is expected to announce new actions to improve the 2010 Affordable Care Act when former President Barack Obama returns.     

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Record 14.5 million people sign up for ObamaCare, Biden says

Record 14.5 million people sign up for ObamaCare, Biden says

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden announced Thursday that a record 14.5 million people have signed up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act for 2022.  “Health care should be a right, not a privilege, for all Americans,” Biden said in a…

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Obamacare open enrollment ends Saturday as interest surges

Obamacare open enrollment ends Saturday as interest surges

This post was originally published on this siteThose interested in Affordable Care Act coverage for 2022 have until the end of Saturday to sign up in most states. Open enrollment ends January 15 in the 33 states that use the federal exchange, healthcare.gov, and in several states that run their...

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Obamacare is proving popular in red states that didn’t expand Medicaid

Obamacare is proving popular in red states that didn’t expand Medicaid

This post was originally published on this siteWhen Pedro Peña lost his job as a restaurant cook at the start of the coronavirus pandemic, he applied for Medicaid to replace his job-based insurance. A diabetic, Peña understood the importance of being covered.

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Affordable Care Act exchanges seeing record interest in heavily subsidized 2022 coverage

Affordable Care Act exchanges seeing record interest in heavily subsidized 2022 coverage

This post was originally published on this siteAmericans are flocking to the Affordable Care Act exchanges to sign up for coverage for 2022.

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Easy Enrollment in Health Care Act would simplify signup for Obamacare exchanges with a checkbox on…

Easy Enrollment in Health Care Act would simplify signup for Obamacare exchanges with a checkbox on…

This post was originally published on this siteEasy Enrollment in Health Care Act would simplify signup for Obamacare exchanges with a checkbox on your annual tax return Rep. Ami Bera (D-CA7) Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) Now it could take even longer to file your taxes (albeit by only a few more seconds)....

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Lower premiums, more choices on Obamacare exchanges for 2022 as Democrats battle to extend generous subsidies

Lower premiums, more choices on Obamacare exchanges for 2022 as Democrats battle to extend generous subsidies

This post was originally published on this siteConsumers shopping for health coverage on the federal Affordable Care Act exchanges can likely find lower premiums and more choices for 2022 — as well as generous government assistance, according to a Biden administration report released Monday.

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Democrats confront divisions over health care benefits in Biden’s mega-bill

Democrats confront divisions over health care benefits in Biden’s mega-bill

This post was originally published on this siteAs House leaders trend toward prioritizing Obamacare subsidies and closing the Medicaid coverage gap, Sen. Bernie Sanders says expanded Medicare benefits aren’t up for negotiation.

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