Health

In Kentucky Confusion Marks 'Obamacare' Enrollmenti
X
October 01, 2013 10:18 PM
While efforts in the U.S. Congress to defund the controversial U.S. health care law known as "Obamacare" have led to a government shutdown, the implementation of the Affordable Care Act is continuing as planned. VOA's Brian Padden reports from Kentucky, where efforts to sign up the uninsured are underway in a U.S. state that ranks among the worst, if not the worst, in almost every major health category.

In Kentucky Confusion Marks 'Obamacare' Enrollment

Published October 01, 2013

While efforts in the U.S. Congress to defund the controversial U.S. health care law known as "Obamacare" have led to a government shutdown, the implementation of the Affordable Care Act is continuing as planned. VOA's Brian Padden reports from Kentucky, where efforts to sign up the uninsured are underway in a U.S. state that ranks among the worst, if not the worst, in almost every major health category.


You May Like

Multimedia US Defense Secretary: Iraqi Forces Lack 'Will to Fight'

Ash Carter criticizes Iraq's reaction to Islamic State; National Security Advisor Susan Rice echoed Carter's concerns in an interview on CBS More

Boko Haram Surrounds Havens With Land Mines

Chad and Cameroon say huge numbers of land mines planted by Boko Haram fighters along Cameroon's border with Nigeria are a danger to people, livestock and soldiers More

Women Peace Activists Cross Korean DMZ

Governments of Koreas give international delegation of women peace activists permission to pass through heavily fortified border, but some critics say symbolic crossing only benefits Pyongyang More