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  • Obamacare is a Hit! Enrollments Top 8 Million

    Apr 18, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via LA Times) – Driven by a last-minute flood of enrollments, particularly in California, sign-ups for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act‘s online marketplaces hit 8 million, President Obama announced Thursday. The total exceeded the initial forecast by 1 million people and capped a notable comeback after a disastrous debut last fall gave rise […]

  • New Yorker Cover: Dr. Obama Spoon Feeds his GOP Haters

    Apr 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *In a nod to President Barack Obama surpassing his goal of 7 million Americans signing up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, the April 14 issue of “The New Yorker” shows him forcing the victory down his haters’ throats. The illustration  shows Obama gleefully feeding medicine to a little boy – a.k.a. Sen. […]

  • Last Day of Obamacare Enrollment Period Brings on Massive Surge

    Apr 1, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via Politico) – The first open enrollment season of Obamacare ended at midnight Monday, a day that saw millions of Americans click onto Obamacare sign-up portals, dial into call centers and stand in long lines at assistance sites nationwide. The huge surge made it increasingly likely that enrollment would hit 7 million, the finish line […]

  • Deadline is TODAY to sign up for Affordable Health Care Act

    Mar 31, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *The deadline for signing up for healthcare insurance under the Affordable Health Care Act, some call Obamacare, is today, March 31. Monifa Bandele (pictured), campaign director with MomsRising.org, believes the healthcare program can save the lives of African Americans.To drive home that point she says, “Right now we have 7.8 million African Americans uninsured and […]

  • Yes We Can! Obamacare Likely to Reach Goal of 7 Million by Monday Deadline

    Mar 30, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via Bloomberg News) – The first yearly sign-up period for Obamacare closes tomorrow, with early returns suggesting the administration may near a projection of 7 million enrollees made before the U.S. health exchange struggled at its startup. The rollout has been under constant attack from Republican foes and faced a key U.S. Supreme Court decision […]

  • ObamaCare Struggling to Enroll African Americans in California Ahead of Deadline

    Mar 28, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *California, we’ve got a problem! The deadline for getting Obamacare coverage is Monday and the  Golden State, California, very few African Americans have signed up statewide, and there’s not much time to address the lackluster turnout. According to an LA Times report, on Wednesday, state officials reiterated that Monday remains the deadline for open enrollment. […]