A U.S. federal judge in Texas ruled on Friday that the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, is unconstitutional, a decision that was likely to be appealed to the Supreme Court.
U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor in Fort Worth agreed with a coalition of 20 states that a change in tax law last year eliminating a penalty for not having health... Read more
Chief Justice of California Tani Cantil-Sakauye has reportedly renounced her Republican party registration and re-registered as a no-party-preference voter, citing now-Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
Cantil-Sakauye made the comments in a phone interview on Thursday to CALmatters, a nonprofit news organization, saying that she had been thinking about Kavanaugh's September confirmation hearing.
"I've been thinking about it for some time," Cantil-Sakauye told the... Read more
One projection showed 102,000 fewer sign-ups without TV advertising.
The Trump administration last year eliminated television advertising for HealthCare.gov despite projections suggesting that Obamacare enrollment would fall by more than 100,000 as a result, newly disclosed government emails show.
The decision to cut television advertising, announced in August 2017, was part of a larger and dramatic cut to outreach efforts for the federal... Read more
The economy is thriving, but many Americans say they aren’t seeing a difference in their paychecks
Although the economy saw new peaks in 2018, not all Americans report reaping the benefits. The majority of workers say they saw no salary increases this year, according to a new survey.
More than 60% of Americans said they didn’t get a pay raise at their... Read more
“I don’t think we should have a debate in front of the press on this,” House Minority Leader Pelosi said after several minutes of arguing.
In an explosive White House meeting on Tuesday, President Donald Trump, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) sparred in front of reporters over Trump’s continued threat to shut down the... Read more