There’s no way to tell how many people who think they enrolled for health insurance through the U.S. Obamacare exchange actually have, after about 1 in 4 files sent to insurers had garbled and incomplete information.
The U.K.’s largest insurance companies will invest 25 billion pounds ($41 billion) in infrastructure, the government announced as it prepares to publish new plans for projects from energy and transport to communications.
States and insurers are already working to bail out President Barack Obama’s health-care overhaul, anticipating the system’s online insurance exchanges may not be ready by a critical December deadline.
President Barack Obama will meet today with chief executive officers of health insurance companies to discuss the insurance exchanges, according to an administration official who requested anonymity to discuss the meeting in advance of a formal announcement.
Plans to mandate liability coverage for U.S. gun owners after last year’s school shooting in Connecticut have languished as opponents attack the proposals by comparing them to President Barack Obama’s health overhaul.
President Barack Obama pressed top U.S. insurers to help consumers cope with the rocky start of his health-care law as the Republican-led House passed a bill that would let Americans keep their current policies through 2014.