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Implementing Obamacare

Obamacare, the biggest change in the nation’s health-care system in decades, is upon us.

With the health-insurance marketplaces scheduled to open for enrollment Oct. 1, millions of Americans, and officials at all levels of government, are trying to figure out what the sweeping Affordable Care Act means for them. On Jan. 1, the law goes into full effect.

Over the coming months and years, The Washington Post will follow the administration’s efforts to promote the legislation and examine the implementation of the law at the federal and state levels, as well as the continued political fight in Congress.

Check back regularly for the latest news on the health-care overhaul.

Without Obamacare, what would the country really give up?

Would the courts destroy a shaky system that may well fail? Or a health-care reform policy that is working?

Did the Supreme Court already tip its hand on Obamacare subsidies?

One reason why subsidies may be in jeopardy if the highest court gets a say.

Teeing up Obamacare again

Court cases revive Obamacare as central issue for the midterms.

READ IN: Wednesday, July 23, 2014: Split rulings on Obamacare, Congress taking up different immigration measures, Perdue wins in GA SEN, Oregon to vote on marijuana legalization, Hagan finally buys ad time

Split rulings on Obamacare, Congress taking up different immigration measures, Perdue wins in GA SEN, Oregon to vote on marijuana legalization, Hagan finally buys ad time.

Exemptions for congressional staff in ‘Obamacare,’ or hyprocisy?

Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) makes a confusing attack on an Obamacare “exemption” his staff benefits from.

District court dismisses Senator Johnson’s Obamacare lawsuit

A federal district court concluded that Senator Ron Johnson lacks standing to challenge the Administration’s rewrite of rules governing congressional health care plans.

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US announces Va. refunds under Affordable Care Act

Nearly $9 million in refunds from insurance companies are headed to 104,000 consumers in Virginia.

 

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