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  • Benefits bonanza

    It's that time of year when employers distribute scads of documents, loaded with tiny print, from which employees must make benefit elections. The process can be dizzying, so let's try to break down the choices. Health Care: 149 million Americans...
  • Review your options again this Medicare Open Enrollment season

    Falling leaves and pumpkins are signs of autumn -- along with Medicare open enrollment. As your list of seasonal chores grows, you may be tempted to stick with your current Medicare Advantage or Part D prescription-drug plan. But that plan may no longer...
  • Virginia gets federal grant for ACA sign ups

    RICHMOND – Virginia has received a $9.3 million federal grant to hire more than 100 people to help people sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. The funding may help Gov. Terry McAuliffe tick off one part of his 10-point...
  • The 5 rules on how to kill a consumer-friendly initiative

    The 5 rules on how to kill a consumer-friendly initiative
    California's initiative process can shine a bright light on how money and influence work their magic in American politics. Unlike in the legislature, there are no back rooms where favors can be traded; everything's got to be done in public —...
  • Peninsula Chambers to launch private benefits exchange

    Peninsula Chambers to launch private benefits exchange
    Virginia employers, particularly small businesses, could have more flexibility in how they offer health insurance and other benefits to workers with the Virginia Chamber of Commerce's launch of a private exchange. The exchange, called the Virginia...
  • California Gov. Jerry Brown swims in money on way to re-election�

    SAN JOSE, Calif. Polls show Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown cruising easily toward an unprecedented fourth term, but many donors from labor unions to beer distributors, from Hollywood to Silicon Valley keep contributing generously to his campaign, raising...
  • How to judge Medicare plans

    How to judge Medicare plans
    While much of the nation is preoccupied with Obamacare and picking new health insurance at work, older Americans have deadlines of their own coming up — involving Medicare. We're just a few days away from the two-month period when the nation's...
  • Reader feedback Oct. 13: Gillespie reveals health care plan, Stone Brewing Co. picks Richmond

    Virginians react to Gillespie's health care plan Republican Senate nominee Ed Gillespie's health care plan relies on tiered tax credits, based on age and family size, to help people buy insurance on the open market. It would allow insurance companies...
  • State approves rates for small business health insurance

    Some small businesses in Maryland will see a small drop in health insurance premiums next year, while others will pay as much as 11 percent more to cover their workers, according to rates released by state regulators Friday. The rates, which go into...
  • Gillespie: Tax credits, free market over Obamacare

    Gillespie: Tax credits, free market over Obamacare
    RICHMOND — Republican Senate nominee Ed Gillespie on Friday rolled out a long-promised plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, saying he can save the country money and still improve its health system. The plan relies on tiered tax credits, based...
  • Obamacare doctor networks to stay limited in 2015

    Obamacare doctor networks to stay limited in 2015
    Finding a doctor who takes Obamacare coverage could be just as frustrating for Californians in 2015 as the health-law expansion enters its second year. The state's largest health insurers are sticking with their often-criticized narrow networks of...