webstationlogos3 KHTK-sports-1140_FINAL-social_125x35b

Affordable Care Act News

Latest Sacramento Affordable Care Act News

Cover Oregon

Governor Considers Suing Oracle Over Cover Oregon Online Health Exchange Debacle

In a letter to Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Gov. John Kitzhaber said he has fired state managers in charge of Cover Oregon, and now it’s time to hold accountable the website’s main technology contractor.

05/30/2014

Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images News

Group Claims Obamacare Unconstitutionally Imposes New Taxes

A Sacramento-based law firm is challenging President Barack Obama’s health care law, claiming it imposes new taxes unconstitutionally.

05/05/2014

Cover Oregon

Panel Recommends Scrapping Cover Oregon, Moving To Federal Marketplace

Oregon, once expected to be a national leader in the federal health care overhaul, on Thursday moved to become the first state to dump its troubled online health exchange and use the federal marketplace instead.

04/24/2014

Health Care Tax

Despite Optimism, Obstacles Remain For Health Care

The federal health care overhaul is providing coverage for millions of Americans, but it has only chipped away at one of its core goals: to sharply reduce the number of people without insurance.

04/21/2014

Cover Oregon

Oracle: We’re Not To Blame For Cover Oregon’s Failed Launch

This assertion goes directly against what Oregon officials have told the public and independent investigators who reviewed the project: that Oracle was to blame because the tech giant’s staff regularly reassured the state that the portal was almost ready, asserting that the next release of the website would work.

04/16/2014