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Obama says states must implement health care law

Feb 28, 2011
But Obama told governors today they can design alternative health care programs as long as they meet the law's goals.
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Health care providers prepare for the reform debates

Jan 18, 2011
The debate over health care reform is back this week as Republicans in the House of Representatives plan a vote to repeal the new health care law. Jeremy Hobson speaks to Alan Miller, CEO of Universal Health Services.
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Obama's health care law faces a Republican House

Jan 4, 2011
The new Republican-controlled House of Representatives will vote next week on a repeal of the health care reform law. Scott Tong explains.
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Price of health insurance not going down, yet

Nov 12, 2010
It's estimated that premiums on company-paid health insurance plans will rise by roughly 9 percent this year. So what happened to the health care reform bill that was supposed to make health insurance more affordable? Stacey Vanek Smith reports.
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Businesses react to health care reform

Oct 4, 2010
A report says manufacturer 3M will stop offering a group health insurance plan to young retirees while McDonald's has talked about dropping worker coverage. Stacey Vanek-Smith reports on how businesses are reacting to health care changes.
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Health insurance a tough sell for young people

Sep 23, 2010
Insurance companies are looking forward to healthy young people back on their books, now that the age children can stay on their parents' health insurance jumped from 19 to 26. But first, they'll have to convince young people that it's worth it.
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New health reforms kick in for young

Sep 23, 2010
A number of new health care provisions are taking effect and young people will see some of the biggest changes. Health reporter Gregory Warner talks with Steve Chiotakis about what kind of changes are happening and who will pay for all of this.
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Health care reform: An overview

Sep 23, 2010
Health care reform aims to cover 95 percent of Americans as changes to coverage and rules begin to take effect.
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Health Insurance: Read the Fine Print

Sep 21, 2010
With the new provisions of the health care reform comes new restrictions and rules. Gregory Warner parses through the details of what's happening at the insurance companies, and what that means for you.
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Insurance companies respond to health care reform

Sep 21, 2010
Insurance policies change as new provisions from health care reform go into effect Thursday.
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2010 was a roller-coaster year for health care reform; stories of hot congressional debates and angry protests swept the media in the months leading up to President Obama's historic signing of the approved health care bill. With the reform becoming law comes a host of questions: How can we better understand our new health care plan? How will we be affected by changes to our health insurance? What are the most important things to know about the health care law? Marketplace continues to follow the story.

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