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Obamacare Stays After Trumpcare Bill Fails

Symbol of National Health Care: Obama Administration (left) and Tea Party Movement (right)

Overview

The U.S. Healthcare Reform, commonly known as Obamacare, refers to the legislation of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act (HCERA) that were signed into law by U.S. President Barack Obama in March 2010. The constitutionality of PPACA was subsequently challenged by a majority of the U.S. states and organizations in federal court, which came to a closure on June 28th, 2012, when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the mandate was a tax and therefore fell under Congress’ taxing authority.

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UnitedHealth quits Iowa Obamacare marketplace

UnitedHealth quits Iowa Obamacare marketplace
Iowans who want to buy subsidized health insurance under the Affordable Care Act will no longer be able to choose a policy from the country's largest carrier, but they can switch to the state's main health insurer for the first time. UnitedHealthcare …
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