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Price was never a player on Obamacare repeal - Politico

Former HHS Secretary Tom Price was chosen by President Donald Trump because he was a doctor and a rising star on Capitol Hill who could drive the Obamacare repeal effort. But in his short tenure, Price not only misread the politics of repeal, he failed ...and more »

The Ongoing, Quiet Repeal - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. When Obamacare became law, many people didn't know how it worked. Eight years later that's still the case. As of February, one-third of Americans were unaware ...and more »

Planned outages this fall are comparable to 2016, HHS says - Washington Post

The Health and Human Services Department came under fire last week after announcing that the federal website to buy coverage under the Affordable Care Act would be unavailable for 12 hours nearly every Sunday during this year's open enrollment season ...and more »

Democrats demand answers on outages - Washington Examiner

Democrats want the Trump administration to answer why it plans to take offline during Obamacare's truncated open enrollment this year. Reps. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., and Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill., sent a letter to the Department of ...and more »

Obamacare 'sabotage' to be Democrats' major issue for next HHS pick - Washington Examiner

Democrats are already signaling that the stewardship of Obamacare will be a major issue in the confirmation of the next secretary of Health and Human Services. Tom Price resigned as secretary Friday amid a scandal over his use of private jets. Whoever ...and more »

Hill Democrats Demand Answers From Trump Admin On Obamacare 'Sabotage' - TPM

In a letter to the embattled Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price on Friday afternoon, Democrats in the House and Senate who work on health care policy demanded answers about a host of recent HHS decisions—including an abrupt order to all 10 ...and more »

Democrats see sabotage in Obamacare web outages - Washington Times

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., ranking member of the House Oversight Committee, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington on Friday, May 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) ** FILE ** more >. Share. Tweet. Share. Pin. Share. Mail. Share ...and more »

Dems urge Price to change ObamaCare site shutdown planned during open enrollment - The Hill

A group of nearly 80 Democratic House members is calling on the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to shorten the 12 hourlong maintenance shutdowns of the federal ObamaCare exchange website that are planned during the next open enrollment ...and more »

Obamacare Survives, HHS Cuts Funds and Promotion, 'American People Continue to Be Harmed' - Breitbart News

The Department of Health and Human Services is cutting back on promoting and funding efforts to enroll people in the shrinking Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, insurance marketplace. BuzzFeed News obtained an email sent on Monday to health groups in ...and more »

The opportunity in Tom Price's resignation - Washington Post

TOM PRICE'S resignation as health and human services secretary Friday ended an inglorious and brief tenure. Though his arrogant waste of taxpayer money on chartered plane trips brought him down, his more serious failure was in policy — and belongs to ...and more »