November 22, 2013
by Heath W. Fahle | November 22, 2013 4:29pm
One might think that the most important days in the history of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare, would already be in the past. The law certainly has already had highs and lows.
Tags: health care, heath w. fahle, ACA, obamacare, connecticut, Kathleen Sebelius, dh
November 21, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 21, 2013 5:30am
Connecticut Insurance Commissioner Thomas Leonardi emerged Wednesday from a 50-minute meeting with President Barack Obama convinced that the president wasn’t trying to persuade him or his colleagues to let canceled insurance plans back into the marketplace.
November 15, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 15, 2013 5:30am
Regulators at Connecticut’s Insurance Department were busy Thursday dealing with President Barack Obama’s announcement that he would extend for one year some plans that were cancelled in 2014 as a result of the Affordable Care Act.
Tags: obamacare, Karen Ignagni, AHIP, Kevin Counihan, exchange, Thomas Leonardi, regulators, dh
November 14, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 14, 2013 11:17am
November 7, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 7, 2013 4:00pm
Connecticut officials were excited about opening the nation’s first health exchange storefront where customers can sign up for a health plan. But that excitement was somewhat tempered Thursday by fear that the White House would punish state for bragging about its enrollment success.
November 4, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 4, 2013 5:30am
October 27, 2013
by Christine Stuart | October 27, 2013 9:53pm
Connecticut’s health insurance exchange, which has largely avoided the technical problems that have plagued the federal Healthcare.gov website, was caught in the middle Sunday when it was no longer able to verify information through the federal data hub.
October 25, 2013
by Christine Stuart | October 25, 2013 1:51pm
by Doug Hardy | October 25, 2013 11:30am
Lucy Nolan, executive director of the Hartford-based nonprofit End Hunger Connecticut!, says the roughly 403,000 state residents who use the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will see less money on their EBT cards starting Nov. 1.
by Wade Gibson | October 25, 2013 8:59am