The First Shoe Drops:  
UnitedHealth Group Considers Obamacare Exit

The First Shoe Drops:  
UnitedHealth Group Considers Obamacare Exit

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Just a few hours ago, news broke that UnitedHealth Group, one of the country’s largest health insurers, may cease offering coverage through Obamacare exchanges - a move that could have far-reaching effects on the already faltering government health care system.

 

Watch Out for Apple Watch Privacy Intrusions

Watch Out for Apple Watch Privacy Intrusions

ST. PAUL, Minn.—The Christmas shopping season is well underway, with consumers already considering which gifts to buy for their loved ones, making their Black Friday shopping lists and maybe even adding something to their own wish lists.

Refuse to Enroll


Refuse to Enroll


ST. PAUL, Minn.—For more than five years, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org) has been urging Americans to “refuse to enroll” in Obamacare.

 

Will the Affordable Care Act Be Glossed Over Again at Wednesday’s GOP Debate?

Will the Affordable Care Act Be Glossed Over Again at Wednesday’s GOP Debate?
ST. PAUL, Minn. - With popularity numbers still bouncing between candidates, and with presidential hopefuls like Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio and Bobby Jindal offering their own “repeal-and-replace” plans, health care experts and concerned Americans alike are wondering how much the Affordable Care Act will come into play at Wednesday’s GOP debate at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT at the University of Colorado in Boulder.

 

Stacking the Deck Against Patients

Stacking the Deck Against Patients

ST. PAUL, Minn.—There’s trouble ahead for doctors and patients, says Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org), a patient-centered national health freedom organization based in St. Paul, Minn., existing to protect health care choices, individualized patient care, and medical and genetic privacy rights.

With Huge Obamacare Increases, Some Say Subsidies Will Provide ‘Savings’ - But Higher Costs Shifted to Americans in Fees and Taxes

With Huge Obamacare Increases, Some Say Subsidies Will Provide ‘Savings’ - But Higher Costs Shifted to Americans in Fees and Taxes

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Health insurance customers in many states will see major increases in 2016 -some by double-digit percentages - according to a new report by the Kaiser Family Foundation. And what’s the advice many are receiving to combat these increases? Just take advantage of Obamacare subsidies, the Advanced Premium Tax Credit, to reduce the premiums.

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Welcomes
 Health Care Champions to Annual Event

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Welcomes
 Health Care Champions to Annual Event

On Oct. 22, CCHF will welcome keynote speaker Dan Bongino, a bestselling-author and former Secret Service agent, and special guest Richard Weinstein, who exposed the true intentions behind Obamacare by uncovering video of Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber.

Socialized Medicine—American Style

Socialized Medicine—American Style

ST. PAUL, Minn.—In just a few days, every doctor in America must use a new system of medical codes that provides government, health plans and researchers more details than ever on both patients and doctors.

Planned Parenthood Gets Obamacare Cash

Planned Parenthood Gets Obamacare Cash

ST. PAUL, Minn.—Obamacare has certainly made some enemies since the Affordable Care Act became law in 2010. But Obamacare is making friends with some unlikely partners as well.

A new report in the Washington Times found that Planned Parenthood, which has been under fire this summer after a series of 10 undercover videos detailed the possible harvesting, bartering and selling of body parts of aborted babies, is receiving more than a million dollars in Obamacare grants.

Repeal or Replace?

Repeal or Replace?

ST. PAUL, Minn.—A wide and varied field of Republican presidential hopefuls all have their own plans to make the country better—if elected. And nearly all have weighed in on the government health care system—some calling for full repeal and others offering replacement strategies.