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Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 17, 2017. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said Tuesday that he had reached a two-year deal with Sen. Murray that would provide funding for the critical subsidies to health insurers which President Donald Trump said last week that he would cut off. From left: Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Murray and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.). (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Deal to shore up Obamacare faces big hurdles, including Trump
2 hours 42 min ago
October 17, 2017
Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 17, 2017. Alexander said Tuesday that he had reached a two-year deal with Sen. Patty Murray, a Democrat, that would provide funding for the critical subsidies to health insurers which President Donald Trump said last week that he would cut off. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Senators get deal to prop up Obamacare, keep subsidies Trump cut
18 hours 53 min ago
October 16, 2017
North Dakota child immunization rates rising after schools crack down
October 16, 2017 - 8:00am
October 12, 2017
President Donald Trump signs an executive order that clears the way for potentially sweeping changes in health insurance, during an event attended by small-business owners and others at the White House, in Washington, Oct. 12, 2017. (Doug Mills/The New York Times copyright 2017 / New York Times)
Trump signs order to eliminate ACA insurance rules, undermine marketplaces
October 12, 2017 - 3:09pm
October 9, 2017
Medica not withdrawing Medicare plans in ND, company clarifies
October 9, 2017 - 4:19pm
October 8, 2017
Barbara Johnson from Detroit Lakes, Minn., enjoys a sunny afternoon at Island Park in downtown Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
October 8, 2017 - 6:00am
October 6, 2017
Obamacare premiums to jump as much as 22 percent for some North Dakotans
October 6, 2017 - 5:14pm
Birth control pills, in Bend, Ore., Sept. 4, 2015. The Trump administration is poised to roll back the federal requirement for employers to include coverage of birth control in their health insurance plans, vastly expanding exemptions for those that cite moral or religious objections. (Ruth Fremson/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Trump administration narrows Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate
October 6, 2017 - 10:52am
September 26, 2017
Ryan Taylor, one of the advocates in a coalition of groups opposed to the Cassidy-Graham GOP health care bill, speaks at a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, in Fargo. Representatives from AARP, North Dakota Farmers Unioin, North Dakota AFL-CIO and the North Dakota Women's Network urged defeat of the bill, which was withdrawn. Patrick Springer / Forum News Service
Advocates: GOP health plan would hurt North Dakota's most vulnerable
September 26, 2017 - 9:50pm
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) speaks beside former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.), during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on his Graham-Cassidy health proposal, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 25, 2017. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Obamacare repeal in U.S. Senate collapses as Republicans falter
September 26, 2017 - 1:50pm
September 25, 2017
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) listens during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on his Graham-Cassidy health proposal, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 25, 2017. Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said Monday that she would oppose the latest plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, leaving Republican leaders clearly short of the votes they need for passage. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill appears doomed after Collins says no
September 25, 2017 - 7:48pm
September 22, 2017
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) boards an elevator on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Sept. 18, 2017. McCain on Sept. 22 announced he would oppose the latest Republican proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act, leaving GOP leaders with little hope of succeeding in their last-ditch attempt to dismantle the health law. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
September 22, 2017 - 1:32pm
September 21, 2017
U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-South Dakota, speaks to the Rotary Club of Mitchell on Thursday at the Ramada Inn. Caitlynn Peetz / Forum News Service
Senators: SD would see big boost from health care reform
September 21, 2017 - 6:14pm
September 20, 2017
Sen. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana listens a news conference about the health-care plan he and three other Republican senators are pushing to upend major elements of the Affordable Care Act. MUST CREDIT: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg.
Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report shows
September 20, 2017 - 9:50pm
Jimmy Kimmel delivers his opening monologue at the 89th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, Feb. 26, 2017. (Patrick T. Fallon/The New York Times)play button
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
September 20, 2017 - 2:01pm