Those interested in Affordable Care Act coverage for 2022 have until the end of Saturday to sign up in most states. Here's what you should know.
CLAIM: At a Miley Cyrus concert in 1993, the pop singer told a 9-year-old girl that anything was possible as long as you believed in God. The little girl said she believed in God and was going to become famous one day by stopping Obamacare and making it illegal to kill babies. That little girl grew up to be Judge Amy Coney Barrett, who has been nominated to a Supreme Court seat.
SEN. TED CRUZ: "Obamacare has doubled the profits of the big health insurance companies, doubled them. Obamacare has been great corporate welfare for giant health insurance companies at the same time, according to the Kaiser foundation, premiums — average families' premiums — have risen more than — have risen $7,967 per year on average. That is catastrophic that millions of Americans can't afford health care. It is a catastrophic failure of 'Obamacare.'" — Barrett nomination hearing Wednesday.
A federal court has ruled that the health-care requirement of the Affordable Care Act is invalid but that other parts need more review. The case now heads back to a lower court.
Sign-ups for health care plans on the federal exchange dropped about 4 percent from last year in the face of a shortened open enrollment period, a lack of federal advertising and a recent federal court decision in Texas finding it unconstitutional.
In Montana, 11,241 people have signed up so far during the open enrollment period for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Currently, there’s a lot of electioneering regarding pre-existing medical conditions. Much of it is rhetorical and misleading. In fact, such a…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people covered under the Affordable Care Act will see only modest premium increases next year, and some will get a price cut. That's the conclusion from an exclusive analysis of the besieged but resilient program, which still sparks deep divisions heading into this year's midterm elections.
The conservative group Americans for Prosperity Montana is running $560,000 worth of television and digital ads critical of incumbent Democrat U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, who is seeking his third term this fall.
On Tuesday the Trump administration released a proposed rule that could make short-term health insurance plans more attractive to consumers by extending their duration for up to a year. But opponents are concerned the change could destabilize the insurance marketplaces set up under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
Under the massive tax overhaul passed by Congress earlier this week, many Montanans will see more money in their paychecks because of tax cuts. But some worry those same families will see expenses rise elsewhere, offsetting the savings.
A look at remarks made Wednesday and earlier about the tax plan Trump will shortly sign into law.
Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health, owner of Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, are in talks about a merger that coul…