Obamacare

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Kara Marxer
November 01, 2018 - 7:22 am
Open enrollment begins today, November 1, for people who buy their health insurance through the Affordable Care Act . About 80,000 people in the Kansas City area get their health insurance through the federal marketplace. Plans have changed again for 2019. People should look closely at all of their...
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Michael Ronnebaum
October 17, 2017 - 7:41 am
Millions of Americans are wondering what will become of the health care system in light of the Trump administration's announcement that the government would stop making scheduled payments to insurance companies as part of the Affordable Care Act. The tight legislative in Washington means the issue...
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Michael Ronnebaum
October 10, 2017 - 7:27 am
People who want to sign up for health care coverage through the federal government will have a shorter period to do so than in years past. As in previous years, open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act begins Nov. 1 for health coverage in 2018, but instead of continuing through January,...
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Marc LaVoie
July 19, 2017 - 5:35 am
A day after announcing he cannot support the latest Republican health care bill Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran said he hoped the full Senate can come together to discuss how to improve the health care system. Moran said he will vote for a repeal of the Affordable Care Act if it means starting the debate...
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Bill Grady
June 29, 2017 - 6:43 am
Lisa Demaree of Kansas City called her member of congress and at least one of her senators Wednesday to voice her concern about the debate in Washington over health care. Major changes in the health care system are scary for Demaree, who has stage four colorectal cancer. She says under the...
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Marc LaVoie
June 28, 2017 - 8:15 am
As the Republican Party's long-promised repeal of "Obamacare" stands in limbo, Kansas' two senators indicate they have differing opinions on the issue. Senate GOP leaders abruptly shelved a vote as pessimism grew about the future of the legislation. Sen. Jerry Moran said he cannot support the bill...
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