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Posted byon January 9, 2015 at 10:09 AM EST
Self-employed for 32 years in Portland, Oregon, Katherine and her family had to pay for health care completely out of pocket and could never rely on unemployment during hard times. But the Affordable Care Act came just in time for her and her family.
Posted byon January 8, 2015 at 9:44 AM EST
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, health insurance companies are now required to cover pre-existing conditions -- meaning Deborah was able to get covered.
Posted byon January 7, 2015 at 1:02 PM EST
When Karen opened her own business in 2004, she found that she could not keep her coverage nor qualify for a new plan because of her pre-existing condition. For 10 years, she was forced to manage her chronic illness without health coverage. That all changed when the Health Insurance Marketplace opened in 2014.
Posted byon January 6, 2015 at 10:13 AM EST
When the Health Insurance Marketplace opened in 2014, Astrid was finally able to purchase insurance that would cover her medical costs.
Posted byon January 5, 2015 at 2:03 PM EST
Thanks to her health coverage, April can rest and heal without the looming debt from one literal misstep hanging over her.
Posted byon January 5, 2015 at 9:16 AM EST
How Anthony C. found the affordable health coverage he really needed.
Posted byon January 3, 2015 at 6:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, the Vice President wished Americans a Happy New Year, and asked that as we make resolutions to get healthier in 2015, we take the time to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon December 30, 2014 at 12:35 PM EST
We have made significant advances in getting better care at lower costs by changing the incentives for the way care is given and putting more information in the hands of health care providers and patients.
Posted byon December 29, 2014 at 1:44 PM EST
Tricia T. wrote the President to share the impact that the Affordable Care Act has made on her life.
Posted byon December 29, 2014 at 12:31 PM EST
2014 has offered some great achievements for President Obama and the American people. Join the President's Chief of Staff Denis McDonough in taking a look back at this year's most memorable moments.