The Plum Line: affordable care act


Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 03/21/2014

Is the tide starting to turn on the expansion of Medicaid?

Despite some positive movement in a couple of states, it will be a while before most Republican governors start allowing their poor citizens to get covered.

By Paul Waldman  |  01:48 PM ET, 03/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, Medicaid

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 12/31/2013

Stunning new report undermines central GOP Obamacare claim

Only a sliver of people will lose coverage because of the Affordable Care Act.

By George Zornick  |  12:39 PM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, health care, Obamacare

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 12/27/2013

Lying about Obamacare continues as campaign season begins

Campaign season begins with candidates twisting the truth on health-care reform.

By George Zornick  |  09:58 AM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, Health-care reform, Obamacare

Posted at 02:56 PM ET, 08/29/2013

Here comes more Obamacare misinformation

This time, it's the neutral press that gets it wrong.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  02:56 PM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ACA, affordable care act, Obamacare

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 08/28/2013

Yes, people still dislike ‘Obamacare.’ But they also dislike GOP plans to undermine it.

Repeal is unpopular. Defunding? Unpopular, too.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  01:59 PM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, Obamacare

Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 06/06/2013

Don't sweat Obamacare's low approval ratings

What will really matter is how implementation goes. Today's polls are irrelevant.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  05:46 PM ET, 06/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, Obamacare

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 05/15/2013

Dems going on offense on Obamacare

Republicans vow to use Obamacare implementation as a weapon to bash Dems in 2014, but Dems are not running way from the law.

By Greg Sargent  |  11:54 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act

Posted at 06:49 PM ET, 01/03/2013

Happy Hour Roundup

Our nightly wrap-up of news and opinion.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  06:49 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, Debt limit, fiscal cliff, Happy Hour Roundup

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Having failed to repeal Obamacare, Republicans refuse to implement it

States that refuse to implement the law are only ceding more control to the feds -- in the name of states' rights.

By Greg Sargent  |  01:29 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  affordable care act, health care exchanges, Obamacare