The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives cleared the way for a contentious debate on legislation to repeal Obamacare and replace it with a more limited federal healthcare insurance program.

Enrollment in the individual insurance plans created under Obamacare declined to 12.2 million Americans, the U.S. government said as Republican lawmakers and the Trump administration sought to repeal the healthcare law.

Social media is integrated into the daily lives of consumers, often engaging with brands for customer service support – except when it comes to pharmaceutical companies.

U.S. Republicans cleared the first hurdle in their plan for the massive healthcare system overhaul backed by President Donald Trump, despite concerns among Democratic lawmakers, hospitals and insurers about its unknown costs and impact on coverage.

President Donald Trump backed a draft U.S. House of Reps’ Republican bill to repeal and replace the Obamacare healthcare law that is open to negotiation.

Ten state governors seeking to avoid millions of dollars in federal healthcare cuts under Republican plans to replace Obamacare pressed their case in a meeting with Vice President Mike Pence, according to two people briefed on the talks.

Spending on Rx drugs for health plans created under the ACA increased in 2016 at a rate more than three times that of other commercial plans and most government-run plans managed by Express Scripts Holding.

President Donald Trump told several chief executives of large insurance companies that 2017 will be a “catastrophic” year for the Affordable Care Act as he seeks to make good on a campaign promise to repeal the measure.

President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress said they will unveil plans to repeal and replace Obamacare, providing a timeframe for a legislative goal they have struggled with for weeks.

Anthem filed a lawsuit to block Cigna from terminating their proposed $54 billion deal, which would have created the largest U.S. health insurer by membership.