Probe exposes flaws behind health care exchange rollout

🕔July 30, 2014 12:19 p.m.

WASHINGTON — A nonpartisan congressional investigation has concluded that management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the ...

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Certain segments of the population don’t want insurance

🕔Dec. 14, 2013 9:35 p.m.

ARTHUR — In many ways, Douglas County resembles most of its neighbors in eastern Illinois: a patch of rich Midwest ...

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U.S. Senate candidate Truax says health law ‘destroying’ economy

🕔Feb. 11, 2014 9:38 p.m.

Doug Truax, a Republican from Downers Grove running for his party's nomination for U.S. Senate, said incumbent Sen. Dick Durbin ...

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Lincoln College hosting ACA sign-up

🕔March 24, 2014 11:30 a.m.

LINCOLN — Lincoln College and Get Covered America are co-sponsoring a free workshop 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday to assist consumers ...

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Obamacare hit by ruling, but subsidies to continue

🕔July 22, 2014 9:49 a.m.

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's health care law is snarled in another big legal battle, with two federal appeals courts ...

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GAO to probe state health exchanges

🕔March 06, 2014 3:21 a.m.

The investigative arm of Congress on Wednesday agreed to look into problems with state health exchange websites around the country.The ...

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Gollin for single-payer health care, infrastructure investment

🕔Feb. 04, 2014 10:23 p.m.

Despite the "astonishingly terrible" rollout of the Affordable Care Act, Democratic congressional candidate George Gollin said Tuesday that he thinks ...

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Health care plan raises state Medicaid bills as insurers shift taxes

🕔Feb. 12, 2014 2:17 p.m.

NEW YORK — Health insurers told to pay $150 billion in taxes over a decade to help fund the new ...

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Americans may be able to keep old health-care plans longer under rewrite of rules

🕔March 05, 2014 10:11 a.m.

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is preparing to announce that Americans who want to keep their old health plans may ...

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Reactions mixed to Quinn’s ‘Birth-to-Five’ initiative

🕔Feb. 02, 2014 10:10 p.m.

Gov. Pat Quinn's announcement of planned expansions to early childhood health-care and education programs is striking a chord with advocacy ...

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