The Affordable Care Act |

Insurance chief faults Covered Calif. proposed specialty drug cap

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| Covered California is set to vote Thursday to set a monthly cap on specialty drugs of up to $500. Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones says it should be much lower.

Some Californians have to pay back Obamacare subsidies

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About half of those who received subsidies to help pay for their health insurance must pay a portion of it back, according to a study and tax preparers' statistics.

Impatient helps man mistakenly enrolled in Medi-Cal

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"Elliot" tried to re-enroll in a private plan, but a Covered California error put him on Medi-Cal instead. He felt stuck there - until Impatient stepped in.

Feinstein and Boxer: Let pregnant women buy health coverage anytime

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Current rules allow women to buy coverage outside of open enrollment if they're giving birth, but not when they become pregnant.

Covered California nets more Latinos and young adults

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Covered California's second enrollment period saw increases in two prized groups: Latinos and 18-to-34-year-olds.

Most are keeping their Covered California plans for a second year

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Of the 1 million people eligible to renew their coverage, about one-third are shopping around. As of December, 54,000 had switched plans.

Covered California: Health plan subsidies averaged $5K+ in 2014

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The state health insurance exchange says about 800,000 households benefited from the federal support when buying coverage for 2014.

Covered California woos Latinos and Blacks

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With one month left in open enrollment, Covered California reaches out to large numbers of Latinos and African-Americans who started but didn't finish signing up.