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  • right to abortion. The organization contends that life begins at conception and opposes coverage in its health insurance plans for methods of contraception that it likens to abortion.It sued the Obama administration last year, calling...
Still searching for health care solutions

...nearly 40 percent for the two companies, Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield and Moda Health, that provide individual health insurance plans through the federally run online marketplace. The companies cited the state's high cost of services, small...
Changes on the horizon for school district healthcare plans

...will have to be offered health insurance coverage.The district has already implemented several changes to its health insurance plan.Nearly 100 people were added to the plan when the ACA mandated that dependent children had to remain eligible...
Rich Lowry: Thank you, Jonathan Gruber

...subsidize everyone else.Gruber crowed about the exertions undertaken to make an unpopular tax on expensive health-insurance plans, the so-called Cadillac tax, more palatable. It was levied on employers instead of employees. No one realized...
Cal Thomas: God and Caesar (again)

...people of faith.It's going to take a Republican Congress and a Republican president with courage and a new health insurance plan to repeal Obamacare and start over with real reforms that protect religious believers and enhance health care...
Division of Insurance approves health plan rate hikes

...The Alaska Division of Insurance has approved rate increases of up to 40 percent for individuals who bought health insurance plans through the federally run online marketplace.Roughly 10,000 Alaskans receive federal subsidies to help pay...
'Obamacare' AK subsidy calculator fixed

...Tuesday seeking coverage for 2,203 people, however only 53 were counted as completed through selecting an actual health insurance plan. "We know that's low," Johnson said, adding that she expects enrollment to pick up now that the calculator...
Borough assembly tweaks budget

...expended. A number of residents testified against the increase in funds. "The borough is self-insured for their health insurance plan, which means we don't buy premiums," Navarre said. "Instead we put money aside and in years that claims...
Kenai employees may share in health savings

...receive an extra $585 this year, representing a share of savings the city realized from changes in the employee health insurance plan. This would be the second consecutive year for the payout, which resulted from significantly increasing the employees...
Health-care reform needs to be passed

...everyone the choice of a government administered health insurance plan like Medicare that would compete with private health insurance plans will be key. Achieving this kind of comprehensive, systemwide reform will take a shared effort by citizens and...


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