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Implementing Obamacare

On Oct. 1,  millions of Americans gained access to the new marketplaces mandated by President Obama’s health-care law. Check back regularly for the latest news on the launch of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the ongoing political fight over the law in Congress.

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In latest health care push, Obama urges ‘weekend warriors’ to sign up

“You don’t want to not have health care and have something broken or something pop,” he said.

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Katie Zezima
December 12, 12:45 pm
  • Katie Zezima December 12, 12:45 pm

Here’s what Washington agrees on: Jonathan Gruber was being ‘stupid’

The first question of Tuesday’s hearing: “Are you stupid?“

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Jaime Fuller
December 9, 1:30 pm
  • Jaime Fuller December 9, 1:30 pm

Jonathan Gruber’s big apology, translated

He’s very, very sorry. Also, he talks too much.

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Aaron Blake
December 9, 11:45 am
  • Aaron Blake December 9, 11:45 am

Jonathan Gruber apologizes: ‘I am embarrassed, and I am sorry’

The economist faced tough questions over his comments at a House oversight hearing.

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Jose A. DelReal
December 9, 10:45 am
  • Jose A. DelReal December 9, 10:45 am
Philip Bump
December 8, 10:50 am
  • Philip Bump December 8, 10:50 am

Despite fixes, Obamacare’s small business site still isn’t luring employers. What gives?

Glitches fixed? Check. Cheap rates? Check. So why are small employers steering clear of the Web site?

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J.D. Harrison
December 3, 10:10 am
  • J.D. Harrison December 3, 10:10 am

Kathleen Sebelius: Healthcare.gov was ‘like buying an airline ticket using your fax machine’

The former secretary is talking about her tenure and the latest Obamacare controversy.

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Jose A. DelReal
December 3, 8:10 am
  • Jose A. DelReal December 3, 8:10 am

HealthCare.gov’s insurance marketplace for small businesses gets off to a slow start

A part of HealthCare.gov intended for small businesses has opened a year after a delay, but some doubt it will soon benefit millions of eligible U.S. workers.

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Amy Goldstein
November 30, 8:25 pm
  • Amy Goldstein November 30, 8:25 pm

A half-million people sign up for insurance during HealthCare.gov’s first week

Half of those choosing health plans are new to the federal insurance marketplace, officials say.

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Amy Goldstein
November 26, 10:50 am
  • Amy Goldstein November 26, 10:50 am

Obamacare consultant under fire for ‘stupidity of the American voter’ comment

The comments were made during the panel sessions at the Annual Health Economics Conference last year.

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Jose A. DelReal
November 26, 5:24 am
  • Jose A. DelReal November 26, 5:24 am
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