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  1. ACLU promises lawsuit against Trump elimination of birth control mandate

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the National Women's Law Center (NWLC) and other groups vowed to sue the Trump administration over regulations released Friday that would roll back ObamaCare's birth control m…
  2. Trump officials roll back birth-control mandate

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    The Trump administration on Friday rolled back an ObamaCare requirement that employers include birth-control coverage in their health insurance plans.Under highly anticipated rules published Friday, any employer or insurer…
  3. Obama era health officials: Participation in ObamaCare enrollment is key

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Obama era Health and Human Services regional directors are urging the Trump administration to reverse a directive preventing those who now serve in the post from participating in ObamaCare open enrollment events, saying the move undermines…
  4. No plans for Trump to cut ObamaCare call center staff

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    The Trump administration is not planning to cut workers at ObamaCare’s call center, a key part of signing people up for coverage, according to a spokesperson.“Last year our peak call center staffing was 11,000 during Open Enrollment. We are…
  5. Trump admin to reverse birth control mandate: report

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    President Trump is set to lift the federal requirement for employers to include birth control in their employees' health insurance plans. The rollback could happen as soon as Friday, according to The New York Times. The new rules make t…
  6. Trump told HHS to deny request to fix Iowa ObamaCare market: report

    10.06 / 10:59 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    President Trump told the head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Seema Varma to deny a request from the Republican-controlled state of Iowa to fix their health-care marketplace, according to The Washington Post. According to the P…
  7. Price wrote personal check to Treasury for charter flights before resigning

    10.06 / 10:59 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Former Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price wrote a personal check to the U.S. Treasury Department for the expense of his travel on private charter planes before resigning, an HHS official confirmed to The Hill on Thursday.Price…
  8. Overnight Health Care: Outside groups mobilize on ObamaCare enrollment | Children's health bill faces new obstacles | Gr

    10.06 / 10:59 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Advocacy groups that support the Affordable Care Act are taking matters into their own hands.With the Trump administration cutting back on advertising and outreach, outside groups are mobilizing for a massive, nationwide campaign for the…
  9. Johnson threatens to subpoena OPM over ObamaCare ‘congressional exemption’

    10.06 / 10:59 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) is threatening to subpoena documents from the Office of Personnel Management [OPM] over what he refers to as the ObamaCare “congressional exemption.”Johnson has criticized rules that allow members of Congress and the…
  10. House Dem calls for bipartisan talks to fund children’s health care

    10.06 / 10:59 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    The House Energy and Commerce Committee’s top Democrat is calling for renewed negotiations on a bill to fund children’s health care and other programs after the panel approved a partisan measure Wednesday.Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. (D-N.J.) exp…