Only 12,000 residents of Pennsylvania have successfully enrolled so far. Pennsylvania has more than 1.4 million uninsured residents.
The IRS has still not clarified its position on whether volunteer fire companies would be required to provide health insurance for their firefighters under the mandate. But US senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) doesn’t want to wait for that decision.
Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.
The governor’s proposal will be posted online for a 30-day review period.
Now that many of the bugs in the process have been worked out, Philadelphia health commissioner Don Schwartz says it’s safe to encourage enrollees to sign up.
Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
Chris details the latest on the Obamacare enrollment numbers and the Democrats plan to save existing healthcare plans. He also responds to Desean Jackson’s request that Eagles fans don’t boo the team on Sunday. He also talks to Senator Pat Toomey and Dick Yuengling from the Yuengling Brewery.
If you are not assured by promises of a highly secure government exchange to buy health insurance, skip it.
Imagine how social security was first administered. Now imagine how the Affordable Care Act could look in 75 years.
Chris discusses New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s standing in the Republican Party going forward and President Obama’s apology for people losing their healthcare plans. He also talks to Carrie Lukas from My Cancellation, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece, and author Nick Bilton.
Those attending the forum, to a person, branded the Affordable Care Act as anything but.
Chris examines the loss healthcare plans under Obamacare, Chris Christie’s appearance on CBS This Morning, and the damage done to the Philadelphia region by calling it the “Delaware Valley.”
It’s been less than two weeks since the government shutdown ended and America averted a default. The debate, however, is just beginning.
Chris reviews yesterday’s congressional hearing on the rollout of healthcare.gov and media reports on Obamacare, Benghazi, and NSA spying. He talks to Comedian Colin Quinn, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece, and Dave Rowan from the Philadelphia Union.
Chris continues his coverage on the negotiations to end the government shutdown, the special Senate election in New Jersey and reveals that Rush Limbaugh is returning to Talk Radio 1210.