The 2020 election is shaping up to be yet another referendum on health care, thanks to a long-shot lawsuit against the Affordable Care Act that has somehow stayed alive in the courts. A three-judge panel of the US 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans took up the case of Texas vs. Azar on Tuesday,
About 2.5 million more working-age Americans were uninsured last year, even before the coronavirus pandemic struck, according to a government report issued on Wednesday.
US President Donald Trump said on Monday he was willing to wait until after the 2020 presidential election to get Congress to vote on a new healthcare plan, giving Republicans time to develop a proposal to replace Obamacare.
With hugs, laughs and good-natured ribbing, Barack Obama on Tuesday returned to the White House for the first time in more than five years to savor the 12th anniversary of his signature health care law and give a boost to President Joe Biden’s
Every anniversary of Obamacare’s enactment is an occasion to take stock of the landmark legislation
As rulings rolled out over the last month, some Supreme Court watchers concluded that the feared hyper-conservative, Trump-weighted court was instead turning out to be a kinder and gentler centre-right body.
The Supreme Court’s decision on Thursday to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act breaks no new legal ground, but it has enormous practical significance in that it means that 21 million people will keep their health insurance coverage.