The Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act

Help Desk: The Affordable Care Act and You

6:44 PM, Nov 13, 2013

Next month, millions of Georgians will set out to purchase health insurance as part of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.  Before users go into the Health Insurance Marketplace, the 11Alive Help Desk wants to arm potential buyers with important facts to know.

Critics rip Obama's latest change to employer mandate

7:41 AM, Feb 11, 2014

Health care reform's employer mandate has been delayed once again, inspiring a chorus of criticism from conservative political quarters.

UGA's Obamacare navigator program lays low after protests

10:39 AM, Feb 10, 2014

The program has been keeping a low profile since opponents of the Affordable Care Act staged a protest at an event in November.

More Georgians sign up for Obamacare

7:15 AM, Jan 14, 2014

More than 58,000 Georgians had signed up for health coverage as of Dec. 28, a nearly tenfold jump from the month before.

Georgia General Assembly 2014 session begins

9:29 PM, Jan 13, 2014

The Georgia legislature convenes Monday to take up some of the most troubling issues affecting the most vulnerable among us.

Marcus: America to get 'very hurt' by Obamacare

7:22 PM, Jan 9, 2014

The Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus says America hasn't seen anything yet when it comes to the problems and additional costs Obamacare is going to deliver to middle-class America.

Obamacare enrollment deadline extended

7:41 PM, Dec 23, 2013

The deadline is now Tuesday to sign up on HealthCare.gov for an insurance policy that will take effect January 1.

Poll: Georgians concerned about effects of Obamacare

8:29 AM, Dec 13, 2013

A new survey finds that many Georgians are concerned about the cost and quality of their health care under the Affordable Care Act.

White House announces HealthCare.gov met repair goals

11:31 AM, Dec 1, 2013

The White House announced Sunday it has met its goal to make the Healthcare.gov website operate smoothly for most users by Nov. 30.

Health care website goes offline, night before fix deadline

11:18 PM, Nov 29, 2013

Officials say they're taking the site down until Saturday morning, to do some maintenance. 

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