The Brian Lehrer Show

Your Last-Minute ACA Questions for 2015 Coverage

Thursday, February 12, 2015

What you need to know about signing up for health insurance in NY and NJ before Open Enrollment closes for the year.

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Insurance Exchange Consumers Spending More Now, Saving Later

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Experts say the Affordable Care Act health exchanges so far appear to be attracting the people they were set up to serve — those with too much money to qualify for Medicaid but not enough money to buy insurance.

Newly released figures show roughly two-thirds of people using the exchange qualify for federal subsidies.


The Takeaway

The State of the Affordable Care Act

Monday, October 21, 2013

The healthcare exchanges officially launched on October 1st,  and according to Sarah Kliff, health policy reporter for the Washington Post, at least 200,000 Americans have already applied for health insurance through their state exchange. But glitches in the Obamacare computer system severely delayed many applications. Kliff examines the state of the exchanges and the future of the uninsured under the Affordable Care Act.

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Glitches Plague Day Two of Healthcare Roll Out

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

Americans shopping for health insurance on the newly opened exchanges are still encountering glitches along the way. 



New York Consumers Glimpse Obamacare Future Ahead

Friday, September 27, 2013

The health insurance exchanges at the core of the Affordable Care Act debut Tuesday, and some New Yorkers are eager to see what their options are in the online marketplace—while others see a potential expense they are eager to avoid.

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A Wealth of Difference in Fed Funding for NY, NJ on Obamacare

Thursday, August 15, 2013

New Jersey will be getting just a fraction of the federal dollars New York is receiving for a key component of Obamacare—cadres of specially trained workers who will help consumers sign up for insurance coverage.

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