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 component of President Barack Obama's signature domestic policy initiative.Tuesday, 3 December, 2013, 5:28am
President Barack Obama bowed to political pressure over his signature healthcare reform on Thursday, announcing he would allow insurers to extend policies that have been cancelled for one year even if they do not comply with the law.
But insurers immediately raised doubts over how the proposal would work.15 Nov 2013 - 2:39pm
US President Barack Obama has apologised to Americans who had health insurance plans cancelled because of his new law, even though he had promised they would not.9 Nov 2013 - 3:31am
President Barack Obama, defiant against critics of his troubled healthcare plan, vowed on Monday to press ahead with the roll-out and asked supporters to help as the White House struggled to gain control of the debate over his signature legislative achievement in the face of mounting criticism.5 Nov 2013 - 12:03pm
Enrolment in health insurance plans on the troubled Obamacare website was very limited in the first couple of days of operation, with just 248 Americans signing up, according to documents released on Thursday by a US House of Representatives committee.1 Nov 2013 - 4:58pm
President Barack Obama said on Wednesday that “bad apple” insurance companies, not his signature healthcare law, are to blame for hundreds of thousands of people losing their coverage in the past few weeks.31 Oct 2013 - 1:02pm
US Republican lawmakers, who staunchly oppose President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law, are considering using a fall showdown over the country’s borrowing limit as leverage to try to delay the law’s implementation.22 Aug 2013 - 12:16pm