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The health overhaul is having an impact in political races around the country, both in the races for federal office as well as at the state level.
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State Races Take On Health Care Tone As Candidates Talk Overhaul …
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act overhauls the health care system through many of these same policies, in addition to mandating benefits. It is thus no wonder that the new law is already increasing the cost of insurance, …
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Government Intervention in Health Care Increases Costs | The …
Fear and confusion have driven the national debate about health care and the Democrats’ sweeping overhaul for more than a year. But perils now lie ahead for both parties, even for Republicans, who promise to make repeal of the new …
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Mixed signals on health care puts both parties in a bind
UnitedHealth Group Inc., the biggest U.S. insurer by sales, said 2011 profit may decline because of rising medical costs and the U.S. health-care overhaul. The forecast sent the company’s shares down the most in two months.
In a letter mailed to employees late last week, Chicago-based aerospace giant Boeing said the law overhauling health care is part of the reason it is asking some 90,000 nonunion workers to pay significantly more for their health plan next year.”The newly enacted health-care reform legislation, while intended to expand access to care for millions of uninsured Americans, is also adding cost …
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Citing health-care law, Boeing asks nonunion workers to pay a lot more
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Aerospace giant Boeing is joining the list of companies that say the new health care law could have a potential downside for their workers. In a letter mailed to employees late last week, the company cited the overhaul as part of the reason it is asking some 90,000 nonunion workers to pay significantly more for their health plan next year. A copy of the letter was obtained …
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Citing health care reform, Boeing asks workers to pay more
America’s health care overhaul is under a judge’s microscope right here in Richmond. At issue: Whether the government can require you to buy health insurance.
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Health care reform goes before federal judge in Richmond
House Republicans say healthcare groups that backed the Democrats’ overhaul bill are trying to rekindle their hot-and-cold-relationship with the GOP.The health industry’s effort to make nice with Republicans is both reflective of… …
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RealClearPolitics – Vote, or Lose Your Health Care
In an election year dominated by the debate over jobs and the economy, Representative Kathy Dahlkemper has found it hard to escape the shadow of her March vote for a sweeping healthcare overhaul.
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Pennsylvania Democrat shadowed by healthcare vote
By Angie Drobnic Holan, Times Staff Writer Thursday, October 14, 2010 During the debate over health care reform, Republicans often attacked the Democratic plan for cutting Medicare. Never mind that Republican warnings about cuts to Medicare seemed out of synch with their other big criticism, that the health care overhaul was a “government takeover.” Scare tactics — particularly ones suggesting …
Claims of Medicare cuts don’t add up