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Federal health insurance aid in doubt for nearly 8 million

...opponents argue that subsidies are illegal in states where the federal government took charge of running the health insurance marketplaces, or exchanges. The justices heard arguments last week, and the court's decision is expected in late June.Tuesday's...
Voice of Alaska: Avoid the frenzy - enroll for health coverage early

...denied coverage for a pre-existing condition.9. As of the end of June, 9.9 million people were enrolled in their Marketplace plans.10. For 2016 you can face an increased tax penalty if you fail to obtain coverage.Open Enrollment only lasts three...

...big-name insurers on the marketplaces created under the...Washington state's marketplace had chosen community...operates the insurance marketplaces for 36 states, has...running their own marketplaces, or exchanges. In...outside the state's marketplace to larger employers...

...most visitors will need two or three days to see the massive event, including informational exhibits, art and culture, marketplaces, live performances including Cirque du Soleil shows, and noteworthy architecture, such as Norman Foster's wavy-walled...

...Care Act in rural areas face similar difficulties. Coupled with the well-publicized glitches for the online insurance marketplaces, their stories illustrate the broader challenges in meeting President Barack Obama's goal of reducing the number of uninsured...
Will New Year be a new dawn for Alaska educational freedom?

...of choice was nowhere more adamant than in the education marketplace - where government-run monopoly public schools often consign...reveal improved public school performance in school choice marketplaces; rather than clinging to the shameful anti-religious bigotry...
Begich proposes additional health care plans

...The five levels of plans available through online insurance marketplaces are bronze, silver, gold, platinum and catastrophic...states like Alaska, which refused funding to set up their own marketplaces, have money made available to them to do so now.Begich's...
Murkowski wants updates on health insurance exchange

...since the exchanges went live Oct. 1. Exchanges are online marketplaces where individuals can browse for insurance, to be in compliance...commissions from insurance companies offering plans on the Alaska marketplace. Two companies, Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska...
Health care Q&A for small business employers

...businesses, the nation's new health care law likely will affect you in some way. Starting this week, public exchanges, or marketplaces, are opening up in each state to sell health insurance.Bryan Shaw has coverage from his employer 3dcart, a software company...
Parnell criticizes Begich over health care stance

...Parnell's letter was sent the same day the federal government released initial enrollment figures for insurance through online marketplaces. Those figures showed 53 Alaskans signed up for private insurance through the site during the first month.Alaska was one...


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