Affordable Care Act

Former President Obama says nothing made him prouder than signing the Affordable Care Act in 2010. During a White House ceremony, Obama noted how difficult it was getting the bill passed with uncooperative Republicans. Obama cited repeated Republican attempts to repeal the law and said it’s “pretty darn popular” now. President Biden said Obamacare proved […]

A federal appeals court is questioning whether Obamacare is unconstitutional. The three judge panel in New Orleans heard arguments about whether the Affordable Care Act has lost its legitimacy after Congress removed penalties for the individual mandate that requires people to have health insurance. A lower court in Texas ruled the removal of the fine […]

@kwellscomm @1067WTLC News & Sports —  Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett wants to build a new criminal justice center and it is getting closer to reality. A new location has been selected and has been identified as the former Citizens Energy coke plant. The site was selected by a task force created by Hogsett. An official […]

Roland Martin and his panel of guests quantified the impact President Obama and his administration had on the nation, as well as how well they handled issues important to African-Americans.

Senate Republicans begin the process to dismantle Obamacare, but have no plan to replace President Barack Obama's signature piece of legislation.

@kwellscomm Health News  — The enrollment deadline for the Affordable Care Act, also known as ‘Obamacare’, is being extended to Monday. Officials with the federal healthcare exchange sent messages to members on Friday morning saying due to high demand on the previous day’s deadline, Thursday, December 15, they were giving people more time to […]

Roland Martin and Rev. Jackson discuss the challenges facing Black America under a Trump presidency.

President-elect Donald Trump seems to have already reversed course on a number of the promises he made on the campaign trail.

How will the balance of power be affected after Donald Trump's election?

The FBI has launched a civil rights probe in relation to the incident.

@kwellscomm WTLC & News — Former President Bill Clinton, and now campaigner-in-chief for his wife who’s currently running for the highest office in the land, made scathing remarks on the campaign trail Monday about the national health plan she publicly supports. One that’s known by current President Barack Obama’s name. Click the media player […]