The West Coast ports that are America’s gateway for hundreds of billions of dollars of trade with Asia and beyond are no stranger to labor unrest and even violence.
Overall, the Obama administration had projected California would enroll 1.3 million during the first enrollment period, which began Oct. 1. Covered California said the state had set a target of around 830,000.
It’s not just tax day. Tuesday also is the two-week extension deadline to sign up for health coverage through California’s insurance exchange.
A growing number of California doctors are charging their insured patients extra fees to cover everyday office expenses – a practice that’s illegal under most health care policies, according to KNX1070’s investigative reporter Charles Feldman.
Consumers who were unable to create an account or start their application because of technical problems have until midnight on April 15 to finish their applications.
Opponents of the Affordable Care Act (like Texas congressman Ted Cruz) insist it will be a job killer.
A local restaurant has added a surcharge to every tab in order to pay for its employees’ healthcare.
Over 150,000 residents of California have successfully enrolled so far. California has more than seven million uninsured residents.
Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.
Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
“There’s no way to make the federal law work without this transition to ACA-compliant plans,” board member Susan Kennedy said.
L.A. City Councilman Curren Price organized the Affordable Care Act town hall meeting for small businesses on Thursday.
Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.
California’s health insurance exchange led the nation in enrollments during its inaugural month of operation.
Can the nation expect to see the same positive results across the country as was seen in Massachusetts?