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As the legal language involving states and subsidies in the Affordable Care Act plays out in federal courtrooms, the Obama administration is coming under fire for quietly releasing five U.S. territories from their commitments to the new health care law- and in the process leaving more than 4 million Americans without access to affordable insurance.

The FAQs they don't want asked or answered.

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Beginning January 1, 2014, most Californians will be required to have health insurance under federal law as a result of the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as “health care reform,” “Obamacare,” or the “Affordable Care Act.”

Failure sometimes isn't just an option, it's inevitable.

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Back in the mid-1990s, I did a lot of web work for traditional media. That often meant figuring out what the client was already doing on the web, and how it was going, so I’d find the techies in the company, and ask them what they were doing, and how it was going. Then I’d tell management what …

Attention healthcare shoppers.  Please remain ignorant about just how bad we're screwing you until after you've re-elected us.  That is all.

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ObamaCare enrollment for 2015 to reportedly be delayed until after midterms

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WASHINGTON—Responding to widespread criticism regarding its health care website, the federal government today unveiled its new, improved Obamacare program, which allows Americans to purchase health insurance after installing a software bundle contai…

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A growing consensus of IT experts, outside and inside the government, have figured out a principal reason why the website for Obamacare’s federally-sponsored insurance exchange is crashing. Healthcare.gov forces you to create an account and enter detailed personal information before you can start shopping. This, in turn, creates a massive traffic bottleneck, as the government verifies your information and decides whether or not you’re eligible fo…