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With a $400 tax credit, Julia Raye of North Carolina has been able to afford health insurance and keep her diabetes under control. She is one of 8.2 million people who could lose that subsidy in a case that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Sarah Varney | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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The GOP can redouble its opposition to the Affordable Care Act, or it can try to fix those features it finds most obnoxious....
From: The Atlantic | By: David Frum | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The GOP can double down on its opposition to the Affordable Care Act, or it can try to fix those features it finds most obnoxious....
From: The Atlantic | By: David Frum | Monday, March 2, 2015
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For months now, the Obama administration has been playing a coy game with the latest Supreme Court challenge to Obamacare, refusing to say what kind of plans they are making in the event that the High Court rules against them. The issue, which the court...
From: Reason | By: Peter Suderman | Monday, March 2, 2015
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In an Bloomberg Television interview Bill Gross of Janus Capital spoke with Bloomberg Television's Trish Regan about the outlook for Federal Reserve policy, the U.S. economy and his objectives at Janus Capital.Key Quotes"Not even thin gruel is being...
From: Global Economic Trend Analysis | By: Mike Mish Shedlock | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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An employment benefits lawyer from Greenville, S.C., made the discovery that fueled a case that will be heard by the Supreme Court on Wednesday....
From: New York Times | By: ADAM LIPTAK | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The question is whether the IRS usurped congressional power when it enacted a regulation authorizing distribution of billions of dollars in tax credits through health care exchanges set up by the federal government....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Monday, March 2, 2015
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In today's On the News segment: If corporations paid back their full debt to society, they'd be paying each of our households about $10,000 a year; it appears another discriminatory ban in the military may be changed; students are taking on college...
From: Truthout | Monday, March 2, 2015
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A nonprofit struggles to define its mission.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: William A. Sahlman | Monday, March 2, 2015
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NEW YORK (The Deal) -- Dublin, Ohio-based Cardinal Health announced on Monday that it would acquire Johnson & Johnson's cardiac device business Cordis for $1.94 billion in cash. New Brunswick, N.J.-based Johnson & Johnson announced that it would...
From: TheStreet | By: Laura Cooper | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The Supreme Court prepares for another legal showdown over Obamacare.
From: Reason | By: Damon Root | Monday, March 2, 2015
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  NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Are you a risk taker? If you are, a high-beta stock might be for you. Beta is a popular measure of volatility because it "distills a pretty complicated concept into a single number. If it's above 1, then the stock is 'riskier...
From: TheStreet | By: Laurie Kulikowski | Monday, March 2, 2015
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* Unfortunately, it seems that if you want to get an elite legal education in this country, you're going to have to pay an arm and a leg for it. This year's NLJ Top 10 Go-To Law Schools each have a sticker price that's greater than $50K. [National Law...
From: Above the Law | By: Staci Zaretsky | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Justices to decide if subsidies that help millions afford health insurance are available to residents of more than three dozen states....
From: Kaiser Health News | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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CPAC rejects dynastic politics by giving the Straw Poll win to the guy whose dad won in 2011. — LOLGOP (@LOLGOP) February 28, 2015 There’s an established comfort level to media stories about CPAC; it was the place where professional right-wing grifters...
From: Balloon Juice | By: Anne Laurie | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski is retiring. Mikulski may stand less than five feet tall, but she casts a long shadow as the person who has probably done more than any other in Congress to redefine the role of women in the legislature. On top of holding...
From: Double X | By: Amanda Marcotte | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Authors of a new analysis say the lack of agreement could add to the confusion over health care quality, rather than alleviating it....
From: New York Times | By: REED ABELSON | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Obese people are far more likely to become disabled as they age, and researchers say this burgeoning demographic will strain hospitals and nursing homes....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Sarah Varney | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Nelson Shanks says his presidential painting features a reference to Monica Lewinsky's infamous outfit....
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Here’s a look at news from around Michigan’s innovation hubs: —Are you an entrepreneur in need of a cash infusion? Comcast Business is giving away up to $30,000 to a startup in need in each of its 16 regional districts through its Innovations 4...
From: Xconomy | By: Sarah Schmid | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Tax break option if you are on a gluten-free diet GettyOne in three Americans prescribe to gluten-free diet as a lifestyle, but if you're in that group you've probably been hit pretty hard in the wallet. Hurdles you will have clear to claimMore in finance...
From: Good News Now | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Even the meanest of mayors has got to throw the peasants a trinket or two every now and then
From: Reuters | By: Ben Joravsky | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Before the end of this year, healthcare software maker eRelevance hopes to add another 700 medical-clinic customers to the more than 100 it already has, while also tripling its staff to about 30, according to founder and CEO Bob Fabbio. A $1.4 million...
From: Xconomy | By: David Holley | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Disneyland isn’t the only place dealing with measles outbreaks these days, as health officials in Nevada say they believe three new cases of the disease have been linked back to a Las Vegas restaurant worker who was contagious while on the job. The...
From: Consumerist | By: Mary Beth Quirk | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Three GOP senators insist that Republicans have a post-King v. Burwell "plan," but the details are nonexistent...
From: Salon.com | Monday, March 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON -- Congressional Republicans sent a message Monday that they hope the Supreme Court and voters will hear: The country's health care system won't crumble if the justices obliterate a bedrock feature of President Barack Obama's heath care law....
From: St. Paul Pioneer Press | By: By Alan FramAssociated Press | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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**Must- and Shall-Reads:** * **@alexisgoldstein, @dsquareddigest, @DuncanWeldon, @felixsalmon, @jamesykwak, @Mark__Buchanan, @retheauditors, and @WhelanKarl**: [Bull Market: A collection of finance and business writing](https://medium.com/bull-market)...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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NEW YORK (AP) -- The U.S. Supreme Court this week hears a challenge to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
From: San Jose Mercury News | By: By Alexandra OlsonAssociated Press | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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by Marshall Allen Dr. Chuck Denham, once a leading voice for patient safety, will pay $1 million to settle civil allegations that he took kickbacks to promote a drug company's product in national health quality guidelines, the Justice Department announced...
From: ProPublica | By: ProPublica | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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**Janet Currie**: [Obamacare and Long-Term Competitiveness](http://equitablegrowth.org/research/obamacare-long-term-u-s-economic-competitiveness/): "The long-term economic consequences of uninsuring the many children now insured under the new health...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Monday, March 2, 2015
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NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court this week hears a challenge to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. If successful, the lawsuit would cripple Obama's prized domestic achievement, a program that has brought the U.S. as close as it has...
From: U.S. News and World Report | Monday, March 2, 2015
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"If they rule against us, we'll have to take a look at what our options are"
From: Time | By: Maya Rhodan | Monday, March 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans sent a message Monday that they hope the Supreme Court and voters will hear: The country's health care system won't crumble if the justices obliterate a bedrock feature of President Barack Obama's heath care law.Three...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Associated Press | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Steve Brill, who recently wrote an exhaustive--and often critical--history of the genesis of Obamacare, and who interviewed virtually everyone involved with it, reports that the petitioners' claim that “Congress could not have chosen clearer language...
From: Balkinization | By: JB | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Challengers get their second shot Wednesday to try and gut Obama's historic health-care reform law. Will the chief justice stand in their way again? Image: Steve Petteway/ Wikimedia Commons The post The Fate of the Affordable Care Act Rests in John Roberts’...
From: RH Reality Check | By: Jessica Mason Pieklo | Monday, March 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans are sending a message that they hope the Supreme Court and voters will hear: The country's health care system won't crumble if the justices obliterate a bedrock feature of President Barack Obama's heath care...
From: U.S. News and World Report | Monday, March 2, 2015
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From planning to scanning, there’s an app for every accounting need
From: Time | By: Alex Fitzpatrick | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Congressional Republicans sent a message Monday that they hope the Supreme Court and voters will hear: The country's health care system won't crumble if the justices obliterate a bedrock feature of President Barack Obama's heath care law.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: ALAN FRAM Associated Press | Monday, March 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is saying no to calls for the speedy release of the audio of Wednesday's high-stakes argument about tax subsidies that are critical to President Barack Obama's health overhaul.
From: St. Paul Pioneer Press | By: The Associated Press | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear about the potential disruption in health insurance coverage for millions of people if Obamacare subsidies are struck down in the nearly three dozen states that didn't set up their own exchanges. Behind the scenes...
From: Washington Post | By: Jason Millman | Monday, March 2, 2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is saying no to calls for the speedy release of the audio of Wednesday's high-stakes argument about tax subsidies that are critical to President Barack Obama's health overhaul.
From: U.S. News and World Report | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Filed under: Technology, Wall Street Watch, Stocks, NASDAQ, Investing Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty Images By STEVE ROTHWELL NEW YORK -- The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, Microsoft dominated the tech world and the...
From: Daily Finance | By: The Associated Press | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The first-ever Dallas Startup Week begins today, aiming to introduce the region’s different entrepreneurial ecosystems to each other. “Now, there is collaboration happening,” says Michael Sitarzewski, one of the startup week’s organizers. “We’re...
From: Xconomy | By: Angela Shah | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The U.S. Supreme Court hears a challenge Wednesday to the insurance subsidies available through the federal health insurance exchange used by North Carolina residents....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Ann Doss Helms, Charlotte Observer | Monday, March 2, 2015
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by Nicole Collins Bronzan .player_box { display: none; } When hackers breached the IT system of the insurer Anthem, potentially gaining access to 80 million people's records, what exactly, were they looking for? The health records of the average American...
From: ProPublica | By: ProPublica | Monday, March 2, 2015
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###My Lecture: The Economics of the U.S. Government Budget in the Very Long Run### *It is time for me to reedit and revise this before I give it again. How should it change? What does it say that no longer needs to be said? What does it not say that...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Just in case the Supreme Court strikes down Obamacare’s subsidies for people who bought health insurance on the federal exchange, three Republican senators have written an important Op-Ed in the Washington Post to reassure Americans that “We have...
From: Wonkette | By: Doktor Zoom | Monday, March 2, 2015
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KKR & Co. LLP has completed its previously announced acquisition of an 85.05 percent stake in Pioneer Corp's DJ equipment business. No financial terms were disclosed; however, an earlier peHUB report tagged the value at $551 million....
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Monday, March 2, 2015
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by Sara Rosenbaum, Harold and Jane Hirsh Professor, Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University and Georges Benjamin, executive director, American Public Health AssociationKing v Burwell carries profound public health implications.The...
From: American Constitution Society Blog | By: ccox | Monday, March 2, 2015
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NEW YORK (The Deal) -- Boston Scientific agreed to acquire Endo International's divestiture of its American Medical Systems' urology portfolio, which includes its men's health and prostate health businesses for up to $1.65 billion. The deal, announced...
From: TheStreet | By: Laura Cooper | Monday, March 2, 2015
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