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Posted at 06:09 PM ET, 09/30/2013

Administration moves to limit, but not end, health insurance subsidy for Congress

A policy issued Monday would restrict the circumstances in which that subsidy could continue, amid renewed proposals to end it.

By Eric Yoder  |  06:09 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, Congress, FEHBP, obamacare, premiums

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Coburn ends hold on OPM nominee Katherine Archuleta

The GOP senator had demanded answers for how President Obama's healthcare law would affect Capitol Hill staffers.

By Josh Hicks  |  08:02 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  obamacare

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Employer health-premium share will continue for Hill staff forced out of FEHBP

Decision addresses issue that has caused anxiety as deadline approaches for some to switch to Affordable Care Act coverage.

By Eric Yoder  |  11:10 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affodable Care Act, affordable care act, capitol hill staff, employer contribution, FEHBP, obamacare

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Health-care issue triggers hold on OPM nominee Katherine Archuleta

A GOP senator says he will delay a vote until getting answers about congressional staffers' health coverage under Affordable Care Act.

By Eric Yoder  |  11:45 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, congressional staff, federal employees, health insurance, obamacare

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 04/30/2013

Bill would force federal employees onto insurance exchanges

The proposal followed rumors that Democrats were trying to exempt members of Congress and their staffs from a requirement to enroll in the exchanges established under ObamaCare.

By Josh Hicks  |  10:48 AM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  obamacare