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.
‘The Affordable Care Act is not just a Web site. It’s much more,” President Obama said last month. This focus beyond short-term technical problems is meant to bolster the faith of those, like me, who...
Jon Kingsdale NOVEMBER 8, 4:44 PM
Obama also joked that one day that health-care law would start succeeding, and people would no longer call it “Obamacare.“
Aaron Blake NOVEMBER 8, 4:14 PM
The newly released poll shows 41 percent view Obama in a positive light -- down from 55 percent after his reelection win, in December.
Aaron Blake NOVEMBER 8, 1:34 PM
The poll shows 18 percent say they have logged on or tried to log on in order to review their options.
Aaron Blake|Scott Clement NOVEMBER 8, 9:59 AM
The individual market is a horror show. Something needed to be done.
Ezra Klein|Evan Soltas NOVEMBER 8, 8:19 AM
President Obama apologized to Americans who are losing their health insurance despite his repeated promises that they wouldn’t.
Juliet Eilperin NOVEMBER 7, 9:34 PM
Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood had a little fun at the expense of the White House on Wednesday night.
Aaron Blake NOVEMBER 7, 10:45 AM
“The death spiral is already beginning,” warns David Frum. No, it isn’t.
Ezra Klein|Evan Soltas NOVEMBER 7, 8:49 AM
As troubled as the individual exchange has been, there have been even more delays and problems on the small-business marketplace.
J.D. Harrison NOVEMBER 7, 7:19 AM
The Health and Human Services secretary rejects calls to delay aspects of the new health-care law.
Sandhya Somashekhar|Sarah Kliff NOVEMBER 7, 12:04 AM