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Oregon to drop its disastrous Obamacare exchange, join

Sarah Hurtubise

Oregon's Obamacare exchange is set to drop its still-nonfunctional website and have the federal government run its health care marketplace, the Washington Post reports.

ANALYSIS: Obamacare will cost taxpayers $53,000 per newly insured

2:48 PM 04/24/2014

Taxpayers will pay over $53,000 per each person newly insured under Obamacare, according to a Daily Caller News Foundation analysis of the Congressional Budget Office data.

Report: Nevada Obamacare exchange considered dumping all customers

6:32 PM 04/23/2014

Nevada's Obamacare exchange and its lead contractor Xerox allegedly discussed dumping sign-ups from its queue and starting over while dealing with serious website glitches, according to documents released Wednesday.

Study: Medicare pays male doctors more

11:39 PM 04/22/2014

Are gender pay gaps the result of discrimination, or something else?

Democrat wants to reopen Obamacare enrollment

5:22 PM 04/22/2014

Arizona Democratic Rep. Krysten Sinema still wants the Obama administration to push back the deadline for exchange enrollment even further.

38 GOP lawmakers back lawsuit against congressional Obamacare subsidies

11:52 AM 04/22/2014

Thirty-eight Republican lawmakers came out in support of Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson's lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Obamacare subsidies for congressional staffers Monday night.

Washington state to prevent Obamacare from narrowing health networks

8:23 PM 04/21/2014

Washington state plans to approve a new rule this week to limit insurers' ability to create narrow networks as a means of cutting costs, thanks to backlash over the limited health plans available in the wake of Obamacare regulations. 

California Obamacare exchange already over budget

4:31 PM 04/21/2014

California's Obamacare exchange, which has the largest enrollment in the nation, has opted to increase its budget for its first year in action.

Report: Obamacare outreach group gets $13 million at administration’s request

1:40 PM 04/21/2014

A private foundation donated $13 million to a nonprofit to provide Obamacare outreach after the administration requested the funding, according to a General Accountability Office report.

Maryland Obamacare exchange spent $90 million on technology before abandoning website

8:54 PM 04/18/2014

Maryland has given up on its Obamacare website, but not before spending $90 million of taxpayer funding on technology, according to a cost breakdown released Friday.

Ezra Klein’s Vox salivates over Obamacare sign-ups

7:04 PM 04/18/2014

Is Ezra Klein's Vox doing explanatory journalism or oversimplified journalism? The liberal policy site's celebration of the Obamacare enrollment figures raises the question.

Obamacare still failing to attract young enrollees

6:49 PM 04/18/2014

Despite the recent victory lap, Obamacare's exchanges are still behind in enrolling the crucial, young demographic.

Several states extend Obamacare deadline AGAIN

4:44 PM 04/16/2014

Obamacare enrollment isn't over for everyone. Hawaii and Washington, D.C. announced another delay Wednesday, joining a handful of other states who already pushed back their deadlines.

Report: Health care spending rises again in 2013

9:22 PM 04/15/2014

Americans used more health care services in 2013, reversing a three-year trend of reduced usage and leading to a boost in health care spending across the board, according to a report released Tuesday.

Report: Census survey changes will prevent analysis of Obamacare effects

1:59 PM 04/15/2014

The Census Bureau will make significant changes to its annual survey that it will make it difficult to measure Obamacare's effects, The New York Times reports.

Obamacare not bringing new patients to California clinics

9:10 PM 04/14/2014

An expected rush of new patients to California's low-income health clinics hasn't materialized in the wake of Obamacare, according to the California Health Report.

CBO: ‘Less attractive’ exchange plans cut Obamacare cost estimate

4:54 PM 04/14/2014

The Congressional Budget Office cut its cost estimate of Obamacare's coverage provisions from $1.5 trillion to just under $1.4 trillion Monday, citing lower total spending on exchange subsidies due to the exchanges' narrow networks and limited services.

Poll shows Obamacare enrollment not budging public opinion

3:33 PM 04/11/2014

Public opposition to Obamacare has barely moved since the Obama administration announced it had met its minimum threshold of seven million enrollments, according to a Friday Gallup poll.

Obamacare taxes add BILLIONS to rising premiums

2:26 PM 04/11/2014

On top of rising premiums, Obamacare taxes are adding hundreds of dollars per year onto customers' costs, according to new study from the American Action Forum.