3 weeks ago
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House GOP votes to gut Obama health care law

Relieved Republicans have pushed their prized health care bill through the House. The mostly party-line 217-213 vote advances a bill that addresses their longtime pledge to erase the 2010 Obama health care law.
BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina
1 month ago
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Judge rejects Blue Cross NC claim for millions owed by feds

North Carolina's largest health insurer faces a setback after a losing a lawsuit to recover $130 million it says Washington promised but didn't pay under a provision of President Barack Obama's health reform law.
2 months ago
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Congress’ analyst: 14M lose coverage under GOP health bill

Nonpartisan analysts project that 14 million people would lose coverage next year under the House bill dismantling former President Barack Obama's health care law. The estimate is a blow to Republicans.
2 months ago
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House panel nears health bill OK, industry groups say ‘no’

Republicans on a pivotal House committee are nearing an initial triumph in their effort repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law.
3 months ago
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House GOP releases bill replacing Obama health care overhaul

House committees planned votes on the legislation Wednesday. That will launch perhaps the year's defining battle in Congress, and GOP success is by no means assured because of internal divisions.
Donald Trump address joint session of Congress on Feb. 28, 2017
3 months ago
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President Trump praised for speech, viewers call it ‘unifying,’ ‘presidential’

Viewers nationwide strongly approved of President Donald Trump’s speech Tuesday night, with many Democrats joining Republicans in calling it “presidential” and positive in tone, according to a CBS News Poll. Republicans and Independents found it “unifying,” though Democrats were slower to come around on that measure.
3 months ago
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Former House speaker John Boehner predicts ‘Obamacare’ won’t be repealed

Former House Speaker John Boehner predicted on Thursday that a full repeal and replacement of "Obamacare" is "not going to happen."
7 months ago
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Health law consumers face least choice in program’s history

A new analysis for The Associated Press finds that health care consumers will have less choice next year than at any previous time since the opening of the insurance markets created by President Barack Obama's overhaul.
7 months ago
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Obama administration confirms double-digit premium hikes

The Obama administration is confirming that premiums will go up sharply next year for health insurance sold to millions of consumers through HealthCare.gov.
8 months ago
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NHRMC under contract to buy Wilmington Athletic Club

New Hanover Regional Medical Center is under contract to buy the property that is used for the Wilmington Athletic Club.