The American Future Fund launched its second television advertisement against incumbent Congressman John Barrow today in Georgia’s 12th congressional district.
The American Future Fund launched its second television advertisement – “Moderate” – in California’s 26th congressional district.
From the Washington Post: [American Future Fund] is making a late foray into two big House races. They’ll spend $830,000 in California’s 26th district, where Rep. Julia Brownley (D) faces Assemblyman Jeff Gorell (R), and $970,000 in Georgia’s 12th district, where Rep. John Barrow (D) faces businessman Rick Allen (R). It’s AFF’s first play in
By: Rachael Bade There are dozens of ways to escape Obamacare’s individual mandate tax — but good luck figuring that out come tax season. Tens of millions of Americans can avoid the fee if they qualify for exemptions like hardship or living in poverty, but the convoluted process has some experts worried individuals will be
Wal-Mart, the country’s largest retailer, is eliminating health benefits for about 30,000 employees to control its rising healthcare costs. The cut applies to part-timers who work fewer than 30 hours a week, Wal-Mart said Tuesday. It impacts 2% of the company’s U.S. workforce. More of Wal-Mart’s employees signed up for health benefits this year than
By Markus Schmidt and Michael Martz After a year’s reprieve, up to 250,000 Virginians will receive notice by the end of November that their health insurance plans will be canceled because the plans do not comply with the Affordable Care Act and accompanying state law… Read the full article here: http://m.roanoke.com/news/local/in-virginia-face-loss-of-health-insurance/article_e1c67f1b-97a6-5889-9f78-a8a58de7eb62.html?mode=jqm
By: Alex Wayne “The federal government’s Obamacare enrollment system has cost about $2.1 billion so far…” Read the entire article here: http://mobile.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-24/obamacare-website-costs-exceed-2-billion-study-finds.html
By: Peter Gosselin Nearly five years after passage, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and a companion electronic health records (EHR) program have run a startup tab of more than $73 billion, the Bloomberg Government analysis finds. Part of that total is the cost of healthcare.gov, the flawed website and related enrollment system intended to expand
By: Chad Terdune California’s health insurance exchange is vowing to fix enrollment delays and dropped coverage for about 30,000 consumers before the next sign-up period this fall… Read the entire article here: http://www.latimes.com/business/healthcare/la-fi-obamacare-california-service-woes-20140922-story.html
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar The government’s own watchdogs tried to hack into HealthCare.gov earlier this year and found what they termed a critical vulnerability – but also came away with respect for some of the health insurance site’s security features… Read the full article here: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_HEALTH_OVERHAUL_CYBERSECURITY?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2014-09-23-01-41-07