FILE - This Nov. 5, 2013 file photo shows Medicare chief Marilyn Tavenner testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Probe exposes flaws behind rollout

WASHINGTON (AP) — Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer woes that paralyzed the president’s new health care program last fall, nonpartisan investigators said in testimony released Wednesday. After a […]


President Barack Obama, flanked by outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, left, and his nominee to replace Sebelius, current Budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell, right,  shares a laugh in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Friday, April 11, 2014, where he made the announcement. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obama announces Sebelius resignation, successor

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama praised outgoing Health and Human Secretary Kathleen Sebelius for helping to steer his health care law’s comeback after a rocky rollout, even as he nominated a successor aimed at […]


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Analysis of Kathleen Sebelius’ resignation

For five years, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has been a lightning rod for critics of President Obama’s health care law. Today, Obama announces her resignation. Lisa Osborn and Phil Hulett talked with […]


This screenshot made Nov. 26, 2013, shows the Department of Health and Human Services' web page for the Spanish language version HealthCare dot gov. (AP Photo/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

Latinos being left behind in health care overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s largest minority group risks being left behind by President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul. Hispanics account for about one-third of the nation’s uninsured, but they seem to be staying on […]


Health and Human Services Deputy Secretary William Corr. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari, File)

HHS No. 2 doesn’t recall elevating security worry

WASHINGTON (AP) — The second-in-command at the federal Health and Human Services Department says he doesn’t recall reporting security concerns about the administration’s health insurance website to higher-ups. Deputy Secretary William Corr “has no recollection” […]



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