Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Begins

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

Obamacare Enrollment Delayed for Small Businesses

Obamacare Enrollment Delayed for Small Businesses

Small businesses interested in buying marketplace health insurance plans for their workers will have to purchase them from agents, brokers or insurance companies for the next year, rather than through...

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 08:24 PM CST

Obamacare Website Sign-Up Deadline Extended 1 Week

Obamacare Website Sign-Up Deadline Extended 1 Week

Trying to buy healthcare on the glitch-laden Obamacare website? You've got another week to do it.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

Obama: We "Underestimated" Website Woes

Obama: We "Underestimated" Website Woes

President Obama said Tuesday that his administration "underestimated" how difficult it would be to launch the troubled Healthcare.gov website, but that partisanship is also to blame for the law's...

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

CMS Official Grilled on Health Care Site Security Issues

CMS Official Grilled on Health Care Site Security Issues

A CMS official was in the hot seat on Tuesday at a House hearing for the botched rollout of the federal health care website.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

Official Fired After Criticizing Obama's Healthcare Fix

Official Fired After Criticizing Obama's Healthcare Fix

William White was fired from his job as D.C.'s insurance commissioner one day after he questioned the president's proposed healthcare fix, NBC News has confirmed. The D.C. city government has named Chester

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

Pelosi: Democrats Will "Stand Tall" in Support of Obamacare

Pelosi: Democrats Will "Stand Tall" in Support of Obamacare

Despite a rocky Obamacare rollout, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Sunday Democrats are not losing confidence in President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law and don’t fear it will have...

Sunday, Nov 17, 2013 at 01:16 AM CST

Ryan Knocks Obamacare in Return to Iowa

Ryan Knocks Obamacare in Return to Iowa

Rep. Paul Ryan on Saturday night made his return to the battleground state of Iowa and spent the better half of the night slamming the new health care law.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

"Baffled" Insurers: We Warned of Cancellations Years Ago

"Baffled" Insurers: We Warned of Cancellations Years Ago

Health insurance industry and government officials said Friday that they warned three years ago that Obamacare would force the cancellation of millions of insurance policies.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

Mild Rebuke: 39 Democrats Join GOP in Obamacare Vote

Mild Rebuke: 39 Democrats Join GOP in Obamacare Vote

The bill won’t become law — Senate Democrats said Thursday that Obama’s proposed administrative fix is sufficient to solve the problem, and the White House has said it would veto the House bill.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

What to Expect from the Obamacare Fix

What to Expect from the Obamacare Fix

President Barack Obama surprised everyone Thursday when he said that health insurance companies don't have to cancel policies, even though they may not meet health reform requirement. But now what does that mean

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About ACA
Affordable Care Act is a United States federal statute signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. Together with the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, it represents the most significant government expansion and regulatory overhaul of the country's healthcare system since the passage of Medicare and Medicaid in 1965.

Having trouble with healthcare.gov? Enroll or get information about Affordable Care Act plans by calling a specialist 24 hours a day at 800-318-2596.
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