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Government shutdown stops worker pay but not heath care coverage

As this record breaking ongoing shutdown continues, federal employees continue their health insurance. The government shutdown continues to stop 800,000 federal employees and others from…

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USAA insurance company offered military members financial help during shutdown

The insurer was providing interest-free loans to military members whose paychecks were impacted by the government shutdown. Military members whose paycheck depends on the government…

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US government shutdown leaves CHIP without funding

Senate failed to pass the House-sponsored continuing resolution (CR) to the president on Friday. The Senate was unable to advance the House-sponsored CR ahead of…

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New York health insurance exchange hit by technical difficulties

Health insurance exchange website encounters problems New York’s health insurance exchange has begun open enrollment on schedule, but the exchange’s website has been experiencing some…

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Summary: Health reform and government shutdown

Government shutdown and its impact on health insurance and reform For the first time in 17 years, the U.S. federal government has been shut down.…