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It’s Time for Single-Payer Health Care

I frequently travel around the country meeting and speaking with business groups about issues affecting their companies. The business groups I speak to are located […]

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Report: 5 Ways the Obamacare Repeal Will Slam Pa.’s Economy

On the first day of his presidency, Donald Trump issued an executive order to start rolling back the Affordable Care Act, and the repeal will […]

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Toomey Compares Patients With Preexisting Conditions to Burned-Out Houses

Pat Toomey has taken a lot of flak since Donald Trump won the presidency. The Pennsylvania senator, who revealed he had decided to vote for […]

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President Trump Will Be in Center City This Week

Put on your pink hats and bring out your gold-plated pitchforks: Donald Trump is going to be in Philadelphia this week. The Republican Party is […]

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Obamacare Premiums to Rise Considerably in Pennsylvania

Rates for individual and small group health insurance plans offered in Pennsylvania under the Affordable Care Act’s online marketplace will rise considerably in 2017, the Pennsylvania […]

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NATIONAL NEWS: New North Carolina Anti-Gay Law Faces Court Challenge

New North Carolina gay discrimination law is headed to court. A new anti-LGBTQ law that prevents North Carolina municipalities and counties from extending protections to […]

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Philly Is Winning at Enrolling People for Obamacare

Philly is among the nation’s leaders in enrolling residents for health insurance, the White House announced this week. Signup for Obamacare coverage during the 2016 […]

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American Government? What a Waste.

I understand that Republican leaders in Congress are working to repeal Obamacare. What a splendid idea that is: to try to rid the country of […]

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BizFeed: Health Insurers Want Big Rate Increases

1. Health Insurers Seek Big Rate Increases The News: Health insurance companies say the new patients they attained due to health care reform are much […]

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Obamacare Survives Supreme Court Ruling

In a 6-3 decision on Tuesday, the United States Supreme Court upheld a ruling that allows the federal government to provide subsidies for health insurance in states […]

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Obama Adviser Apologizes for Penn Comments

Jonathan Gruber: I'm Sorry for My 'Insulting' Obamacare Remarks http://t.co/E9sFLTik9T (VIDEO) pic.twitter.com/VU6Op6vEXa — Mediaite (@Mediaite) December 9, 2014 The presidential adviser who told a Penn […]

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Meet the Philly Citizen Journalist Who Might Destroy Obamacare

Bloomberg’s Dave Weigel has a profile of Rich Weinstein, described as a Philadelphia-area investment advisor — the man who has uncovered key video clips that […]

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Penn’s Ezekiel Emanuel Wants to Die at 75

Penn’s Ezekiel Emanuel — known for being Rahm‘s brother and a key figure in the development of Obamacare — has a provocative piece in The […]

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Corbett Expands Medicaid to 300,000 People

Pennsylvania will expand Medicaid to more than 300,000 people under the auspices of Obamacare, the state announced Thursday.

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They Bought Obamacare. Now They Learn to Use It.

You know what’s harder than signing up for health insurance for the first time? Understanding the policy you bought. The New York Times reports from […]