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More Than 71,000 Enrolled For Private Insurance

Officials say that more than 71,000 people have signed up for private insurance since October 1 through Washington state’s new health care exchange.

CBS Seattle–01/08/2014

This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Oregon Mother: I Can’t Afford Obamacare For Myself, 1-Year-Old Son

One Oregon mother says that she is unable to afford health insurance for her and her 18-month-old son because it’s too expensive.

CBS Seattle–01/02/2014

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Oregon Creates Temporary Insurance Plan For Sick

Under pressure from legislative leaders, the Oregon Health Authority announced Friday that it will create a new program to ensure that some Oregonians with serious medical conditions don’t lose health care coverage because of problems with the state’s insurance exchange.

12/13/2013

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Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?

Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.

12/13/2013

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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

11/25/2013

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Three Glaring Changes Needed To Fix Obamacare

Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.

CBS Seattle–11/18/2013

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Romneycare Vs. Obamacare: Key Similarities & Differences

Can the nation expect to see the same positive results across the country as was seen in Massachusetts?

11/13/2013

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Enforcing The Health Law Mandate: What The IRS Can & Can’t Do

According to one tax expert, the IRS cannot attach a lien to personal assets for not having health insurance.

11/13/2013

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Oregon Health Care Exchange Has Yet To Enroll A Single Person

With a reputation as a pacesetter in health care, Oregon laid out bold plans for complying with the federal overhaul.

CBS Seattle–11/11/2013

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5 Ways To Buy Health Insurance Without A Government Exchange

If you are not assured by promises of a highly secure government exchange to buy health insurance, skip it.

11/08/2013