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Our stations have created a special series entitled The Facts: Health Care in America. This project is a cooperative effort amongst all of our Bonten properties aimed at tackling this critically-important & timely topic.

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Part 1: History of health care laws in America

When President Barack Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law in 2010, it once again changed the way the healthcare industry operates in America.

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Part 2: Affordable Care Act: The basics you need to know

Americans are concerned about their health care. But they are confused by the new health care law. It's the nation's largest health care reform in a half-century.


Part 3: ACA effects on business

The Affordable Care Act has been raising some eyebrows in the business community across the country. So what are the effects on businesses -- small, and not so small -- and what changes are in store for our country's workers?


Part 4: Health care reform quality of care questioned

One of the strongest selling points for the Affordable Care Act is the promise to increase quality care for all Americans -- but quality means something different to one person than it means to another.

Part 5: Comparing Canada vs. U.S. health care systems

Curious how our new Affordable Care Act fares when compared to our neighbors to the north? Hear from experts who know how both systems work. We’ll show how some patients may be treated differently under each system.

Latest Health Care News

Will GOP's health law focus pay off in 2014 midterms?

Affordable Care Act website, health care website

Nonpartisan political handicapper Stuart Rothenberg said Sunday it's hard to imagine Republicans can run entirely on a platform against the Affordable Care Act from now until the November midterm elections.

President: Republicans 'wrong' on Affordable Care Act

Obama makes Obamacare announcement

President Barack Obama called on his fellow Democrats to "forcefully defend and be proud" of the fact that millions of people have signed up for health care insurance through the federal marketplaces, and faulted Republicans who are still angling to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Sebelius: ACA hits 7.5 million sign-ups

Affordable Care Act website, health care website

The number of people enrolled in the Affordable Care Act stands at 7.5 million -- an increase of 400,000 since the Obama administration announced it surpassed its April 1 target, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius told the Senate Finance Committee Thursday.

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius resigning

Kathleen Sebelius, 10-30-2013

Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from her position as secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, a White House official said Thursday.

Latest Health Care Video

America's most uninsured county gets covered

Obamacare, health care reform signup

America's most uninsured county -- McAllen County in Texas -- gets covered under the Affordable Care Act.

Boehner rips latest health law extension

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House Speaker John Boehner lets loose on the latest Affordable Care Act extension.

Documents show White House health care worries

Obama touts health care law

Internal document reveal concerns the Obama administration has had about sticker shock and anger related to the health care exchanges.