- All eyes on special congressional election in Fla. Updated: Mar-11-14 7:07 am
- Land offers ideas for alternative to health law Updated: Mar-10-14 6:53 pm
- Lawmaker: Feds to review Maryland health exchange Updated: Mar-10-14 6:08 pm
- Last call: The health overhaul's March 31 deadline Updated: Mar-10-14 1:25 pm
- NH Medicaid expansion debate moves to House Updated: Mar-10-14 1:22 pm
- Crist defends President Obama, blasts Scott Updated: Mar-09-14 12:50 pm
- Black doctors' association to meet in DC Updated: Mar-08-14 4:32 am
- NH court rejects former House speaker's appeal Updated: Mar-07-14 4:17 pm
- Senate takes up bill opposing federal health law Updated: Mar-05-14 8:43 pm
- After primary victory, Texas' Davis faces big odds Updated: Mar-05-14 6:46 pm
- Arkansas officials eye changes to Medicaid plan Updated: Mar-05-14 6:28 pm
- House backs bill to delay health care penalty Updated: Mar-05-14 5:19 pm
- VP Joe Biden visits Atlanta for Nunn fundraiser Updated: Mar-04-14 5:52 pm
- Ga. House votes for legalizing medical marijuana Updated: Mar-03-14 8:56 pm
- Ill. GOP congressional primaries closely watched Updated: Mar-03-14 4:29 pm
- Big or small, spending-cut efforts hit roadblocks Updated: Mar-03-14 3:54 am
- Health database requirement cut from bill Updated: Mar-02-14 4:37 pm
- Top Senate Dem: Koch brothers are un-American Updated: Feb-26-14 7:56 pm
- NC House speaker officially files for US Senate Updated: Feb-26-14 5:25 pm
- For Scott, it's about tax cuts and budget in 2014 Updated: Feb-26-14 3:09 pm
- ND seeks to link to federal health care computers Updated: Feb-25-14 6:18 pm
- Maine GOP lawmakers craft Medicaid expansion bill Updated: Feb-25-14 4:06 pm
- SD House rejects alternative for insuring poor Updated: Feb-24-14 9:43 pm
- Dingell, longest-serving congressman, to retire Updated: Feb-24-14 7:57 pm
- Governors: 'Obamacare' here to stay Updated: Feb-23-14 8:27 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - The replacement to fill the late Bill Young's seat in Congress will be chosen after a special election in Pinellas County.
LANSING, Michigan - After relentlessly criticizing Democrat Gary Peters for his support of the federal health care law, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land is outlining her own ideas about health care while also embracing some elements of the four-year-old law.
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The inspector general of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has agreed to review Maryland's troubled health care exchange, a congressman said Monday.
Uninsured Americans face an important deadline at the end of this month, and many don't realize it.
CONCORD, New Hampshire - A bill to use federal Medicaid money to pay for private health insurance for an estimated 50,000 poor adults is moving quickly through New Hampshire's House.
WASHINGTON - Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist on Sunday stuck to his support of President Barack's health care overhaul, saying "it's been great" for the state despite a difficult rollout.
WASHINGTON - The nation's largest association of African-American doctors is convening in Washington to discuss health issues in the black community.
CONCORD, New Hampshire - The New Hampshire Supreme Court on Friday rejected an appeal by former Republican House Speaker Bill O'Brien, saying he suffered no harm from a 2010 primary election eve "Robocall" message from the state Democratic party.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Senators took up legislation Wednesday that aims to slow implementation of the federal health care overhaul in South Carolina, but even its Republican backers acknowledge it makes no attempt to nullify the law as many people believe.
AUSTIN, Texas - After her easy victory in the Texas Democratic primary, Wendy Davis, one of the brightest stars of the 2014 campaign, is now embarking on her mission to win the governor's office and revive her party's fortunes in the heart of conservative America. Already, Texas politics has never seen anyone like her: a dynamo with a trailer park-to-Harvard Law story who makes nationwide donors swoon.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - With Arkansas' model plan to use Medicaid funds to purchase private insurance for the poor spared for another year, backers of the nationally watched program are now focusing on changes that will be needed to keep it alive in the future.
WASHINGTON - The House on Wednesday backed a one-year delay in the penalty that individuals would have to pay for failing to sign up for health insurance, the 50th time Republicans have forced a vote to repeal, gut or change the law championed by President Barack Obama.
ATLANTA - Vice President Joe Biden's midterm election fundraising tour made a stop in Atlanta, where he attended a private fundraising event for U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn on Tuesday.
ATLANTA - Patients suffering from illnesses including cancer and seizures could take a form of medical marijuana under a plan that Georgia's state legislators backed Monday ahead of an important deadline that sorts out which bills go forward and which will likely fail for the year.
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - In a year when only half of Illinois' 18 congressional seats have March primary contests, the most closely watched are between Republicans as the party aims to undo a near Democratic sweep of contested seats two years ago.
WASHINGTON - The budget gurus in Congress have failed for years to find a grand bargain to reduce the government's long-term debt, so this year they decided to go small. Just 1 percentage point would be shaved from the annual cost-of-living increase in military pensions for veterans under age 62.
SPOKANE, Washington - Lobbying behind closed doors, Washington's largest health insurance company persuaded Republicans in the state Senate to gut a widely supported bill that aimed to reveal health care price and quality information to consumers.
WASHINGTON - The Senate's top Democrat criticized a pair of billionaire brothers in unusually harsh terms Wednesday, accusing the conservative duo of being "un-American," spreading lies about President Barack Obama's health care overhaul and lacking a conscience.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - House Speaker Thom Tillis embraced the Republican agenda he helped push through North Carolina state government and criticized Democrat incumbent Kay Hagan's record as he officially filed Wednesday for the U.S. Senate.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Gov. Rick Scott, weighed down by lackluster poll numbers and a Republican Legislature intent on pursuing its own contentious reforms, appears content to keep it simple as he heads into the 2014 session.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota has yet to gain approval on its security preparations needed to link the state's system to federal computers that enroll people for coverage under the new health care law, documents show.
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine would expand Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul while also implementing other significant changes to the program, under a bill laid out Tuesday by two Republican lawmakers who hope to garner the support of more of their GOP colleagues to override the objections of Republican Gov. Paul LePage.
PIERRE, South Dakota - The South Dakota House rejected a plan Monday that would have used state money to buy insurance for the working poor as an alternative to a Medicaid expansion that would be financed largely with federal funding.
SOUTHGATE, Michigan - Rep. John Dingell, who played a key role in some of the biggest liberal legislative victories of the past 60 years, said Monday that he will not try to add to what is already the longest congressional career in history.
WASHINGTON - The explosive politics of health care have divided the nation, but America's governors, Republicans and Democrats alike, suggest that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is here to stay.