Health Care Reform Logo

States losing out under 'Obamacare'

Published: Jul 26 2013 11:50:09 AM EDT   Updated On: Aug 21 2013 04:26:48 PM EDT

Not everyone's a winner under "Obamacare." In fact, the uninsured in some states won't benefit at all.

We love Obamacare sign
1 / 31
Joshua Roberts/Reuters

When the state-based insurance exchanges open next year under "Obamacare," many Americans should finally have access to affordable insurance. But millions of others will most likely be left out in the cold and remain uninsured.

Video FAQs

health care reform FAQ 1

Do I have to get health insurance?

Does the Affordable Care Act require you to get health insurance? Click to find out. And…

health care reform FAQ 2

What if I can't afford health insurance?

What are your options under the Affordable Care Act if you can't afford health insurance…

health care reform FAQ 3

How will Affordable Care Act affect Medicare?

If you're on Medicare, how will the new Affordable Care Act affect you? Click to find out…

health care reform FAQ 4

Will I have to change doctors?

Will the health care reform law force you to change doctors? Click to find out. And click…

health care reform FAQ 5

Can I just keep the insurance I have?

Does the Affordable Care Act allow you to keep the insurance you already have? Click to…

health care reform FAQ 6

What kind of benefits can I expect?

What kind of benefits can you expect under the health care reform law? Click to find out.…

health care reform FAQ 7

Can my auto-home-life insurance agent enroll me?

Can your agent who handles your auto-home-life policies enroll you in health coverage?…

health care reform FAQ 8

Will past health problems keep me from getting coverage?

Will your past health problems affect your ability to get coverage? Click to find out.…

health care reform FAQ 9

Can my employer cut my hours?

Can your employer cut your hours because of the Affordable Care Act? Click to find out.…

health care reform FAQ 10

Can my adult children be covered by my policy?

Can your adult child be covered by your health insurance policy under the Affordable Care…

NEXT NEWSCAST:
69News at 10pm, 10:30pm, 11pm
Advertisement
Advertisement
HEALTH & EDUCATION NEWS DIRECT FROM BUSINESSES & SCHOOLS
A Service from PR Newswire

More Local Headlines from PR Newswire

Top Money Stories

Janet Yellen

Pool

Janet Yellen: Job market not recovered

The U.S. job market has improved over the past year, but it is still not fully…

Starbucks logo

Reuters

Over 750 pay it forward in Starbucks chain

A pay it forward chain that began in a St. Petersburg, Florida, Starbucks linked more…

Qmee

From Qmee

Get paid to click on ads

If you've ever searched online (so, pretty much everyone) this applies to you. A…

New York Stock Exchange trader

CNN

Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Could stocks hit yet another record high? It's entirely possible.

American Airlines

Derek Davis/CNN

American Air will charge for solo kids up to age 14

American Airlines says it will extend its fee for unaccompanied minors to charge $150…

Sprint

Sprint undercuts T-Mobile by $20 a month

The price war is on in the U.S. wireless industry.

Prison, jail, inmate, generic image

Northampton County Council takes hard look at prison’s revolving door

Northampton County has paid a national company millions of dollars to treat prison…

Man pleads guilty in tax-refund scheme

Allentown man defrauded IRS of over $2.9 million

Andy O. Rodriguez, 26, of Allentown pleaded guilty Thursday to defrauding the IRS of…

Stocks file 2

Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Investors cheer: S&P 500 hits all-time high

If you kept your money in the stock market this summer, you're likely feeling pretty…

UPS

Emmanuel Tambakakis/CNN

Data breach at UPS Stores in 24 states

United Parcel Service has discovered a computer breach at 51 stores, making Big Brown…

Bank of America

John R. Coughlin/CNN

Bank of America to pay $16.65 billion over mortgages

Bank of America's tab for the financial crisis is now nearly $74 billion.

On Thursday,…

 

On this Day

  • Teddy Roosevelt riding in car, 1902

    Public domain

    On this day: August 22

    Teddy Roosevelt goes for a historic ride, tennis player Althea Gibson breaks racial barriers, The Supremes hit No. 1 for the first time, and Nolan Ryan notches his 5,000 career strikeout, all on this day.

 

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

 

69News Community Calendar


>> Complete Event Listing
>> Submit Your Event