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Daily Newsers test signing up for Obamacare using Internet, phone and ‘navigator’

MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS Three Newsers attempted Friday to sign up for health insurance through the Internet, the phone and a ‘navigator.’ While the first two options worked fine, finding a navigator on Black Friday was impossible. Three Daily News staffers tried Friday to sign up for insurance through the phone, the Internet and a “navigator.” The results were far better than ...

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Warren: Too soon to call Obamacare, Obama a failure

Pablo Martinez Monsivais/ASSOCIATED PRESS It’s too early to rule out Obamacare as a failure. Here, President Obama hugs a volunteer before speaking to an audience of people who helped others enroll through the HealthCare.gov site at Temple Emanu-El in Dallas on Nov. 6. W ASHINGTON — Obamacare was seemingly suffering an apparent death by a thousand futile clicks of a ...

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NY’s health exchange one of few Obamacare success stories

nystateofhealth.ny.gov New York’s health exchange is one of Obamacare’s biggest success stories. Here, the exchange website. ALBANY — President Obama has New York to thank for helping to keep his health insurance program afloat. While federal officials have scrambled to fix their glitch-ridden online insurance exchange, New York’s Obamacare rollout — despite some initial hiccups — has become one of ...

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Obamacare website improved, but not flawless

Daily News Photo Illustration The past two months have been a monster for President Obama, but the administration got some good news Saturday as the Obamacare website, HealthCare.gov, showed signs of progress after a disastrous October rollout. WASHINGTON — The Obama administration reached its self-imposed deadline Saturday to repair the malfunctioning HealthCare.gov site, showing progress but far from total success. ...

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Shutdown, Obamacare driving holiday shopping online?

Good for online businesses? (Credit: WorldSiteGuides/YouTube Screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET) Politics has become tiresome. Alright, it was always tiresome, but when 24-hour cable news came along, we got to hear of every little detail and reached for extra doses of our calming medicine. It seems, though, that one of the consequences of constant political upheaval has been to drive more ...

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Obama: ‘Sorry’ for Obamacare Cancellations

President Obama said his administration is working hard to fix the website and it should be functioning much better by the end of November. President Obama has apologized for pledging repeatedly that Americans who want to keep their existing health insurance plans can do so under his new health care law. Millions of people are now having their health insurance ...

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Uninsured Like Obamacare More Than Before, Despite Website Woes, Poll Finds

Filed under: U.S. Government, Health Insurance Getty Images By Lewis Krauskopf Uninsured Americans are showing more interest in the coverage offered under President Barack Obama’s healthcare law despite technical problems that have hindered enrollment through a government website, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll. The glitches have crippled HealthCare.gov, the new online insurance marketplace meant to serve people in 36 states, ...

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Obama Takes to the Hustings to Defend Obamacare

President Barack Obama asked supporters to help educate the public about Obamacare Monday after enduring criticism for promising that anyone who liked their existing plan could keep it. President Obama is fighting back against arguments that he misled the American people when he made the case for congressional approval of his signature health care law. He and his aides say ...

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