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Georgia Seniors Save Millions Through Obamacare

President Barack Obama’s  healthcare plan is saving Georgia seniors millions on prescription drugs. The U.S. Health Department says over the past four years, the Affordable Care Act has trimmed 327-million dollars off  medication costs. The […]

WAOK-AM–07/30/2014

US President Barack Obama speaks alongside people who will benefit from health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act in Washington, DC, October 1, 2013. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Law: Embrace, Avoid Or In Between For Dems

Democratic candidates are trying to figure out whether to embrace or avoid President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul — or land somewhere in between.

05/25/2014

U.S. Senate candidate and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes (D-KY) speaks while campaigning in advance of the state's Democratic primary May 19, 2014 at Lakeview Park in Frankfort, Kentucky. A recent 'Bluegrass Poll' by the Louisville Courier-Journal showed Grimes in a virtual tie with the incumbent, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY). (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Primaries See Late Scrambles, Even On ‘Obamacare’

With turnout predictions modest at best, Republicans strained to outdistance each other Tuesday in high-profile races from Georgia to Oregon that will help determine which party controls the U.S. Senate for the final two years of President Barack Obama’s tenure.

05/20/2014

Federal judge rules certain non-profit organizations in Georgia affiliated with the Catholic Church are not subject to a contraception mandate included in Obamacare. (Getty Images)

Catholic Groups Win Fight Over Contraception 

Federal judge rules certain non-profit organizations in Georgia affiliated with the Catholic Church are not subject to a contraception mandate included in Obamacare.

03/26/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Does My Health Insurance Work Outside Of The United States?

Most health plans do not cover medical services outside of the United States.

03/20/2014

Who Can I Contact With Problems About My Insurer?

Under the Affordable Care Act, consumers have the right to appeal decisions made by their health insurance company.

03/20/2014

Can I Pay For A Dentist With My Health Insurance?

For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.

03/20/2014

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Keepin’ It Real with Rev. Al Sharpton: Young Adults and Obamacare

On today’s show Reverend Al Sharpton picked up last week’s discussion on the Affordable Care Act also known as “Obamacare,” and strongly encouraged Americans to get registered. The March 31st deadline for open enrollment is […]

WAOK-AM–03/19/2014

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