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” […]