Health Care
  • U.S. President Trump arrives for a closed Senate Republican policy lunch on Capitol Hill in Washington

    Trump’s Surprising New Assault on Obamacare

    By Michael Rainey

    A new fight over the future of the Affordable Care Act has erupted in the nation’s capital — and is likely to ensure that health care remains in the spotlight through the 2020 elections. In a...

  • U.S. House Minority Leader Pelosi takes part in a news conference after a meeting with representatives from the Chambers Senators and Deputies of Mexico in Mexico City

    Democrats Move to Bolster Obamacare

    By Michael Rainey

    A day after the Trump administration announced that it now wants the Affordable Care Act to be overturned, House Democrats introduced new legislation to shore up the 2010 health care law. Assembled...

  • FILE PHOTO - The federal government forms for applying for health coverage are seen at a rally held by supporters of the Affordable Care Act, widely referred to as "Obamacare", outside the Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center in Jackson, Mississippi

    Obamacare Enrollment Edges Lower to 11.4 Million

    About 11.4 million people signed up for Affordable Care Act plans in 2019, down from 11.8 million in 2018 and a high of 12.7 million in 2016, according to data released Monday by the Trump...

  • FILE PHOTO: A sign on an insurance store advertises Obamacare in San Ysidro

    Americans Still Divided Over Obamacare as Health Reform Turns 9

    By Michael Rainey

    President Obama signed The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act care bill into law on March 23, 2010, and nine years later Americans still have mixed feeling about the landmark effort to...

  • Ezekiel Emanuel: Obamacare Has Saved Over $2 Trillion So Far

    By Michael Rainey

    Ezekiel Emanuel, an oncologist and one of the architects of the Affordable Care Act in the Obama administration, says that while much of the debate around Obamacare is focused on coverage, one of the...