Open Enrollment Ends Today For Health Insurance Via Federal MarketplaceThe deadline is today to get health insurance through the Affordable Care Act's open enrollment period. And those who remain uninsured will be coughing up a lot more cash than last year.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | January 7Chris discussed the House of Representatives vote to repeal Obamacare, North Korea's hydrogen bomb 'test,' and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's rise in the New Hampshire polls. He also talked with Dr. Anthony Mazzarelli at 8:20 about how President Obama's executive action on gun control will impact doctors.
Chris Stigall: Vote To Repeal Obamacare Comes Too LateChris Stigall said the House Representatives moving to repeal Obamacare and defund Planned Parenthood comes too late to make any difference.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | December 2Chris reviewed last night's Sixers game, featuring their first win of the season and Kobe Bryant's last appearance in Philadelphia, Attorney General Kathleen Kane's appointment of a special prosecutor, and Philadelphia City Council demanding concessions from Comcast. He also talked with Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine about Kane's appointment at 8am.
HHS Secretary In Philadelphia Promoting Latest Round Of Obamacare EnrollmentHealth and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell was in Philadelphia as part of a whirlwind tour of the country to promote the latest enrollment round for the Affordable Care Act.
The Federalist's Domenech: Republicans 'Dodged A Bullet' With Obamacare RulingBen Domenech, publisher at The Federalist and Senior Fellow at The Heartland Institute, says Justice John Roberts “bent over backward” to save Obamacare and “avoid a real plain text reading of what the law actually said.”
Economist Chris Butler: Stock Market Response To Ruling On Obamacare Only A 'Sugar High'“Reality will prevail, and reality is probably less enthusiastic than some of these stocks behaved yesterday, that’s for sure. Tenet Healthcare was up twelve percent yesterday; I really don’t think that it was that meaningful to Tenet Healthcare, but you’re right. This is a sugar high. Enjoy it while it’s here," he said.
Across US and Locally, Cheers Accompany Supreme Court Decision Bolstering ObamacareThe 6-3 decision is a relief to a some 300,000 Pennsylvanians who faced losing their coverage if the high court's ruling had gone the other way.
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Wolf Administration Gets OK For Backup Healthcare Exchange if NeededThe Obama administration has given conditional approval for Pennsylvania to set up a health care marketplace in the event that the US Supreme Court upends the federal health care law.
Local Legal Experts See Politics At Work In U.S. Supreme Court Arguments On Affordable Care Act CaseThe court arguments lasted just over an hour, but the decision could have long-range consequences.
Supreme Court Hears Affordable Care Act Tax Subsidies Suit WednesdayThe plaintiffs say that means residents of states like New Jersey and Pennsylvania -- which did not establish their own exchanges -- are not entitled to credits.