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Obamacare Sponsor Max Baucus Also Suggested Subsidies Were For State Exchanges Only

Sarah Hurtubise
Contributor
              File--In this April 17, 2013 file photo, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., questions Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius as she testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Democratic officials say President Barack Obama intends to nominate six-term Baucus to be the next U.S. ambassador to China. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Yet another newly unearthed video shows a leading Obamacare architect suggesting that the health insurance subsidies were meant only for customer in state-run exchanges. 

Obamacare Architect Says AGAIN That Subsidies Were Only Supposed To Go To State Exchanges

2:13 PM 07/25/2014

While Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber has brushed aside a video of himself arguing that Obamacare subsidies are only allowable in state-run exchanges as a "speak-o" -- or verbal typo -- a second audio tape has now emerged of Gruber making the very same comments yet again.

Obamacare Architect Claims Comments Were Just A ‘Typo’

12:26 PM 07/25/2014

After a video surfaced of a chief Obamacare architect taking a hit at the legality of Obamacare subsidies in federal exchanges, the expert in question is claiming he just made another "typo."

Obamacare Architect Argued Years Ago That States Without Exchanges Can’t Get Subsidies

10:21 AM 07/25/2014

One of Obamacare's authors said in 2012 that states that don't set up their own Obamacare exchanges can't offer residents subsidies, throwing heavy weight behind the argument that the billions in subsidies to federally-run exchanges are illegal.

Colorado Obamacare Chief Leaving Health Exchange For Top Insurer

9:29 PM 07/24/2014

The head of Colorado's Obamacare exchange is leaving at the end of the month to work with private exchanges at a top health insurance company, the exchange announced Thursday.

Twice As Many Americans Say Obamacare’s Hurting Them As Say It’s Helping

4:40 PM 07/23/2014

The number of Americans that Obamacare's hurting is double the amount it's helping, according to a Wednesday CNN poll

Federal Investigators Got Obamacare Subsidies With Fake Identities, Documentation

12:34 PM 07/23/2014

In a federal test of the Obamacare application system, investigators who submitted fake identities were awarded Obamacare subsidies 11 times out of 12, according to the General Accountability Office.

Obama Administration Changing Birth Control Mandate Exemption After Court Loss

11:03 AM 07/23/2014

The Obama administration will release a revamped religious exemption for Obamacare's mandate to provide contraceptives to employees at no cost, senior officials said Tuesday evening.

Second Federal Court Rushes To Save Obamacare From Devastating Ruling

1:41 PM 07/22/2014

A second federal court ruled Tuesday that Obamacare subsidies in federal exchanges are in fact legal, just hours after the D.C. Circuit Court ruled just the opposite.

White House To Ignore Court Ruling, Keep Handing Out Obamacare Subsidies

12:25 PM 07/22/2014

The Obama administration will continue handing out Obamacare subsidies to federal exchange customers despite a federal court's ruling Tuesday that the subsidies are illegal.

Federal Court Takes Down Obamacare: Subsidies In Federal Exchange Are Illegal

11:33 AM 07/22/2014

A federal court ruled Tuesday that Obamacare premium subsidies are illegal for all customers in the federal exchange -- the vast majority of all the health care law's enrollees.

Florida’s Largest Obamacare Insurer: Rate Hikes Coming In 2015

5:43 PM 07/21/2014

Florida's largest health insurer is likely requesting rate hikes for Obamacare plans in 2015 due to "tremendous financial pressure" in the health care exchange, the company's CEO said Monday.

Republicans Launch New Hillary Attack: PoorHillaryClinton.com

12:12 PM 07/21/2014

The Republican National Committee launched PoorHillaryClinton.com Monday to attack the Democrat for claiming that she and Bill struggled financially after leaving the White House.

Maryland Obamacare Exchange Flop Will Force Thousands To Re-enroll

7:36 PM 07/18/2014

Maryland's failed first try at its Obamacare exchange will force most of its 72,000 sign-ups to completely re-enroll in coverage for 2015. 

Insurer Drops New York Medicaid Coverage For 53,000 Over Unsustainable Losses

2:29 PM 07/18/2014

Blue Cross Blue Shield in New York is dropping out of the state's Medicaid program due to serious financial losses, dropping 53,000 New Yorkers from coverage.

The Obama Admin Just Exempted US Territories From Obamacare

6:11 PM 07/17/2014

The Obama administration issued yet another waiver to get out of Obamacare -- for all the U.S. territories. 

Second-Highest Court Boosts Another Lawsuit Against The Employer Mandate Delay

3:45 PM 07/17/2014

A U.S. appeals court will hear oral arguments from a large employer's lawsuit against President Obama's unilateral Obamacare employer mandate delay, leaving the case just one step away from the Supreme Court.

Top Insurance Company UnitedHealth Doing Better Than Expected Under Obamacare

1:53 PM 07/17/2014

UnitedHealth Group, one of the country's largest insurance companies, announced better-than-expected profits as a result of the health-care law Thursday.

Tennessee, Louisiana Added To the List Of States Getting Double-Digit Obamacare Premium Hikes

6:17 PM 07/16/2014

Obamacare customers in Tennessee and Louisiana are now a part of the growing list of Americans who are facing double-digit premium hikes in the wake of the health care law.