Obamacare Explained

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_abe48740ab.jpgABC News (NEW YORK) -- Turns out a wonky website and warp-speed policy changes are the least of Obamacare's problems.  A big reason Americans have hesitated to sign up for health insurance is they don't understand it. A survey of more than 12,000 people released last week by the journal Health Affairs found that only 60 percent of the people who should be signing up for Obamacare understand all of its key concepts. 

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Mike Huckabee Mulling 2016 White House Run

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_81b4d3627f.jpgTom Williams/CQ Roll Call (WASHINGTON) -- A Republican who gave John McCain a run for his money when they sought their party's presidential nomination in 2008 may be gearing up for another try at the White House. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who fancies himself a populist, told Fox News Sunday that it would be "dishonest" of him to say that he wasn't interested in a run for the GOP nomination in 2016.

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Obama Urges Americans to Sign Up for Obamacare Before Deadline

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_396c2af9bc.jpgOfficial White House Photo by Pete Souza (WASHINGTON) -- With just one day before the deadline to sign up for health insurance and be covered on Jan. 1 under the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama sent out a message to Americans urging them to sign up. "The law is working," the message says. "More than half a million Americans have enrolled through HealthCare.gov in the first three weeks of December alone -- and 800,000 more are on track to get Medicaid through their states."

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Rep. Mike Rogers: I'd Pay for Snowden's Ticket Back to US to Face Charges

USSenate_122213_Mike Rogers.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1387736441818United States Congress (WASHINGTON) -- As the NSA faces new scrutiny over its surveillance activities, House Intelligence Committee Chair Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., said he would “personally pay” for former NSA contractor Edward Snowden’s plane ticket back to the U.S. to face charges for stealing agency secrets, adding that Snowden’s writing of an open letter to Brazil asking for asylum in exchange for information amounts to the actions of a traitor.

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Greta Van Susteren Calls Obama Press Conference 'Pathetic'

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_0a9227cf1c.jpgThe White House (WASHINGTON) -- Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren, appearing Sunday on the This Week powerhouse roundtable, savaged President Obama for his last scheduled press conference of the year, calling him “pathetic.” “The president’s most powerful weapon as president has been his ability to inspire, that’s his greatest strength and then he comes out last Friday in the press conference, he was depressing, he was like, pathetic, he sucked the oxygen out of the room, the media beat up on him, the media had bad questions, they kept punching him,” Van Susteren said.

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