Self-inflicted collapse chokes GOP effort to undo Obamacare
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Self-inflicted collapse chokes GOP effort to undo Obamacare

Vice President Mike Pence has told a group at a small business in West Virginia that "we will end the Obamacare nightmare and give the American people the world-class health care that they deserve."

Idaho inmates: Prison violations led to amputations, death
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Idaho inmates: Prison violations led to amputations, death

Idaho inmates are asking a federal judge to hold the state in contempt after saying prison officials repeatedly violated a settlement plan in a long-running lawsuit over health care, leading to serious injuries and even the deaths of some prisoners

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Health care law works in some ways, comes up short in others

The outlook for Barack Obama's health care law has its pluses and minuses

Many governors welcome demise of GOP health care bill
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Many governors welcome demise of GOP health care bill

Failure of the Republican bill to overhaul Obama's health care law is welcomed by many governors, primarily in states that had expanded Medicaid

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HEALTH NOTEBOOK: Registration underway for Bridge the Gap to Health event

Registration is underway for the 17th annual Bridge the Gap to Health Race that raises funds and awareness for the Quincy Catholic Charities' MedAssist Program.

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Some parts of Obamacare working well, problems with others

House Speaker Paul Ryan says the country will be living with "Obamacare" for the "foreseeable future."

No repeal for 'Obamacare' _ a humiliating defeat for Trump
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No repeal for 'Obamacare' _ a humiliating defeat for Trump

In a humiliating setback, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their "Obamacare" repeal bill off the House floor Friday after it became clear the measure would fail badly

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Gov. Baker relieved at failure of GOP health care bill

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is expressing relief at the failure of the U.S. House to pass a GOP bill aimed at undoing former President Barack Obama's health care law

The Latest: McConnell disappointed about GOP health bill
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The Latest: McConnell disappointed about GOP health bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is offering little hope that a failed Republican health-care bill can be revived anytime soon

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Relief, uncertainty swirl in New Mexico over health care

Republican plans to overhaul former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act were derailed indefinitely Friday, but not before state insurance regulators warned of a "major potential impact" for New Mexico if some provisions are kept alive