Affordable Care Act

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Barbara Schwarz
March 26, 2019 - 4:20 pm
Trump To Ask Judges To Toss Out Obamacare DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The Trump administration has told a federal court it will ask judges to toss out the entire Affordable Care Act. Last December, U.S. District Court Judge Reed O’Connor in the Northern District of Texas sided with GOP-led states who...
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December 20, 2018 - 8:01 am
The sign-up period for Obamacare ended last Saturday, but the final numbers are coming in. Enrollment for 2019 coverage under the Affordable Care Act slipped by about 3.6 percent in Texas, compared to last year. The national numbers for states using Healthcare.Gov show a drop of about four percent...
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KRLD Saturday Morning News
December 14, 2018 - 11:16 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A federal judge in Texas has ruled the Affordable Care Act "invalid" on the eve of the sign-up deadline for coverage next year. In a 55-page opinion, U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor ruled Friday that last year's tax cut bill knocked the constitutional foundation from...
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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June 08, 2018 - 5:22 am
The Trump administration said in a court filing late Thursday that it will no longer defend key parts of the Affordable Care Act, including the requirement that people have health insurance and provisions that guarantee access to health insurance regardless of any medical conditions.
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