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Insurance marketplace opens; GOP counters with shutdown
By Gary Ridderbusch
News-Review Editor

As the controversial Af­fordable Care Act enters its third week of allowing citizens to open enroll in the Health Insurance Marketplace, most Republican lawmakers oppose the law — leading to a partial shutdown of the federal government.

In March 2010, President Barack Obama signed the comprehensive health reform package, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), into law.

But House Republicans are demanding that President Obama

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 5:52 PM
Last Updated on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 5:41 PM


-3 #4 Denny Erardi 2013-10-21 13:14
Unless this article is intended as an op-ed piece, it is a prime example of media slanting, as opposed to, reporting, the news. Regardless of which side of the issue one takes, reporting like this does not present an equitable, unbiased picture of the issue.

Particularly in a small town environment where people are less likely to take access to the mainstream newspapers, it is the hometown paper's incumbency to report objectively.

My opinion, only.
-2 #3 John Judy 2013-10-21 09:46
Way to be objective, Mr. Liberal. Bet you don't like the military either.
-5 #2 Harald Karlsson 2013-10-17 15:37
No bias in this headline!
-4 #1 Diane Misina 2013-10-16 17:29
Were you able to find anyone locally to interview who was able to register on the site and apply for insurance?

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