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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    HealthCare.gov website is running more smoothly now, says Obama

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 09:22pm by AP

    ... care site off the critical list The White House said that the worst of the online glitches, crashes and delays may be over for the problem-plagued US government health care website, a key ... of the HealthCare.gov website, threatening his ability to advance his second-term agenda. The website's shaky launch has left Obama's fellow Democrats nervous ahead of next year's elections when ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Barack Obama red-faced over problems with health care law

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 08:56pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington President red-faced over problems with policy in which he has invested huge effort Obama 'frustrated' with health care woes US President Barack Obama said yesterday there was "no excuse" for the cascade of computer problems that have marred the launch of key elements in his health care law, but declared he was confident ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama goes for gags to plug health care plan on Funny or Die

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 11:05pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York President skips news media and hits online channel to draw in the views from young Obama goes for gags to plug health care plan Zach Galifianakis brought the ferns, and US President Barack Obama opened a new avenue of presidential communication. Obama urged young people to sign up for his health care plan via an appearance posted on Tuesday ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Barack Obama's health care reforms finally go into action in US

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 11:01pm by AFP

    ... reforms finally go into action US President Barack Obama's landmark health care reforms took effect yesterday, granting coverage to millions of previously uninsured Americans after nearly ... facing financial ruin. Under the Affordable Care Act, it will now be mandatory for any US resident to enrol in a health care plan. Failure to do so will be punishable by a US$95 fine, a figure ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama apologises to people who lost health care plans

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 07:29pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington President says he is frustrated by glitch-prone website that has blocked access to new policies Obama apologises to people who lost health care plans US ... yesterday amid a controversy over his repeated assurances that if citizens liked their existing coverage, they could keep it under his signature health care reform, dubbed Obamacare. But hundreds ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    As Boehner loses control, House Republicans splinter

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:00am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... to tie government funding to defunding the federal health care law. The day repeated a cycle that has defined the Republican Party since it retook the House in 2010 and played out over and over in the most recent fiscal fight. In August, Boehner counselled his members in a conference call against risking a government shutdown by linking agency funding to the health care bill. But spurred ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obamacare is launched amid technical glitches and a political storm

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... a new budget, amid attempts by Republicans to withdraw funding for the health care act. If they fail to agree by midnight (noon HK time), the government will be forced to close all non-essential ... signing up online once the exchanges- essentially marketplaces where consumers can shop around and purchase coverage- open today. Vincent Keane, president of Unity Health Care, which runs about 30 ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Religious freedom rules for top US court as it decides firms don't have to fund contraceptives

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 11:21pm by AP

    ... divided US Supreme Court has ruled that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. It's the first ... creates health risks for women and Congress should act to make sure they get coverage. "President Obama believes that women should make personal health care decisions for themselves rather ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Strike by San Francisco area public transport staff snarls traffic

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 07:32am by Reuters

    ... large pay rises, in part to offset being asked to contribute to their pensions and pay more for health care. Commuters expressed frustration at the stalemate. "I am mad as hell. It's ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Hispanic children the fastest growing numbers in US public schools system

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:49am by AP

    ... time, US public schools are projected this autumn to have more minority students than non-Hispanic whites, a shift largely fuelled by growth in the number of Hispanic children. The changing ... The sign outside the classroom reads "Welcome" and "Bienvenidos". Non-Hispanic white students are still expected to be the largest racial group in public schools this year ...




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