Trump Admin. Says Obamacare Ads Don’t Work, But A Federal Study Says They Do

When Trump administration officials slashed the advertising budget for healthcare.gov, the Affordable Care Act’s online marketplace, they said it was because of efficiency. Advertising, they said, was showing “diminishing returns” and was no longer an effective way to boost enrollment. But research that the Department of Health and Human Services … Continue reading

Hurricane Maria makes landfall in Puerto Rico as Category 4 storm

DEVELOPING: Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico early Wednesday as an “extremely dangerous” Category 4 storm after slamming smaller Caribbean islands along the way. Maria roared onto the island with 155 mph winds and made landfall near Yabucoa, Puerto Rico on the island’s southeast coast, striking the area with … Continue reading