By Fox News Latino | 11/15/2013 - 10:42
Bowing to pressure, President Barack Obama on Thursday announced changes to his health care law in order to give insurance companies the option to keep offering consumers plans that would otherwise be canceled.
"This fix won't solve every problem for every person, but it's going to help a lot of people." - President Barack Obama
The administrative changes are good for just one year, though senior administration officials said they could be extended if problems with the law persist.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/22/2013 - 16:21
On Monday, President Barack Obama reminded constituents that the success of the Affordable Care Act does not revolve upon the performance of its website.
By Fox News Latino | 10/02/2013 - 16:57
From informational websites to national parks to processing veterans' claims, the political stare-down on Capitol Hill shows no signs of easing, leaving federal government functions in limbo from coast to coast. Lawmakers in both parties ominously suggested the partial shutdown might last for weeks.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/30/2013 - 09:31
Starting October 1st, the U.S. population will be given the option to enroll in the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. This opportunity is also open to an estimated 10 million Latinos, according to Fox News Latino.
By Latina Staff | 09/27/2013 - 10:54
It's widely known that Sen. Ted Cruz is Latino -- he even made sure to mention his Cuban father during his 21 hour anti-Obamacare speech. But it seems that Cruz's push to defund Obamacare has caused many to feel he is not a "real" Latino. Although, this push shouldn't determine or bring up a question about his ethnicity, as it is just his political stance.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/26/2013 - 09:40
Sen. Ted Cruz finally wrapped up his all-night marathon speech about the need to defund Obamacare at noon on Wednesday, after more than 21 hours on the Senate floor, which even included a reading of Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham.
"Obamacare isn't working," he said. "There are politicians in this body who are not listening to the people."
Cruz, who began his speech on Tuesday at approximately 2:41 p.m, had declared that he intended to speak in opposition of Obamacare until he could no longer stand.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/12/2013 - 16:59
Texas Republican Ted Cruz has once again shown his disapproval of President Obama's health care law.
According to Fox News Latino, Cruz spoke at the Family Leadership Summit on Saturday and told conservative Christians that congressional lawmakers can't be counted on when it comes to Obama's health care initiative "Obamacare."
Cruz received a standing ovation from the crowd for his criticsm.
By Kamren Curiel | 01/31/2013 - 13:27
On the heels of his highly anticipated immigration speech at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, Nevada, President Obama spoke to two of the country's leading Spanish-language television networks about his immediate plan for immigration reform.
In interview with Telemundo's Jose Diaz-Balart, Obama said he's hopeful an immigration overhaul is something that can get done "certainly this year, and I’d like to see if we can get it done sooner, in the first half of the year if possible."
By Cecilia Munoz | 10/22/2012 - 14:00
Signed into law by President Obama in March 2010, the health care law – the Affordable Care Act – will help ensure Latinas and their families get the security they deserve and are protected from the worst insurance company abuses. The healthier we are as Latinas, the more freedom we have to pursue our dreams and contribute to our families, our workplaces and communities.
Here are five ways the new health care law (the Affordable Care Act) helps you: