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affordable care act
August 29, 2016
More counties to see Obamacare marketplace monopoly, analysis says
NEW YORK—Nearly a third of U.S. counties likely will be served by only one insurer that participates in an Affordable Care Act marketplace...
August 29, 2016 - 12:48pm
Blue Cross delivers major blow to health care reform in Minnesota
Minnesota's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, has decided to stop selling health plans to individuals and families...
June 29, 2016 - 1:32pm
May 15, 2016
LETTER: Reader has personal stake in Burgum's Obamacare claims
In response to Doug Burgum's slick TV ads on Wayne Stenehjem supporting Obamacare, my wife summed it up like this: "Wayne Stenehjem has always...
May 15, 2016 - 6:00am
May 12, 2016
Judge rules against Affordable Care Act
WASHINGTON - A U.S. judge on Thursday handed a victory to congressional Republicans who challenged President Barack Obama's signature healthcare...
May 12, 2016 - 2:11pm
April 15, 2016
Altru introduces option for employer health plans
Altru Health System announced Friday it will introduce a health insurance option for group purchasers in the region later this year. Altru is...
April 15, 2016 - 6:15pm
March 27, 2016
LETTER: Let government pay Americans' health insurance premiums
It happened in 2011. A wave of aging baby boomers crashed into Medicare. The Congressional Budget Office projects Medicare spending will surge from $678 billion in 2016 to $1 trillion in 2022. That's a 48 percent increase in six years. Clearly, the budget menace posed by Medicare...
March 27, 2016 - 2:19am
January 8, 2016
Obama vetoes legislative bid to dismantle signature health care law
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday vetoed legislation passed by the Republican-controlled U.S. Congress that would...
January 8, 2016 - 7:15pm
December 15, 2015
ND Insurance Commissioner Hamm won’t seek re-election next year
BISMARCK – North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm will step down after nine years in the job when he completes his second term next...
December 15, 2015 - 6:45pm
December 4, 2015
Senators vote against expanded background checks for gun purchases in wake of California shooting
North Dakota’s U.S. senators voted Thursday against expanded background checks for gun purchases a day after a shooting in California that...
December 4, 2015 - 12:00pm
October 11, 2015
MNSure Q&A: Obamacare in action
As of May 2014, some 95 percent of Minnesotans have health coverage, MNsure reports. That's the highest percentage in state history, and it's...
October 11, 2015 - 5:15am
OUR OPINION: Lingering partisanship makes Obamacare unique
As the open enrollment period approaches for the Affordable Care Act's exchanges, the overwhelming feeling is one of ... Sadness. Sadness...
October 11, 2015 - 5:00am
July 29, 2015
Obamacare case to be turned against government on emissions rule
Opponents of President Barack Obama's soon-to-be-implemented policy to cut carbon emissions from power plants are planning to use an unlikely...
July 29, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 28, 2015
Minnesota taxpayers will save $450M in health care
ST. PAUL -- State and federal taxpayers will save an estimated $450 million next year on public health plans after seeking statewide competitive bids for the first time. But the decision will mean turmoil as hundreds of thousands of low-income Minnesotans will have to change...
July 28, 2015 - 9:58pm
July 23, 2015
North Dakota to spend millions more than originally projected on Medicaid expansion
North Dakota will spend millions more than originally projected for Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, a tab that could top $30...
July 23, 2015 - 4:15pm
July 5, 2015
GEORGE WILL: The wrinkle in the ACA decision
"What chumps!" -- Chief Justice John Roberts, June 29, 2015 WASHINGTON -- Roberts' intellectual complexity...
July 5, 2015 - 4:45am