Nation’s Largest Insurer May Exit Obamacare Due To Losses

UnitedHealth Group, the largest insurance company in the U.S., on Thursday slashed its earnings outlook, citing new problems related to Obamacare, and told investors it may exit the program’s exchanges.

Read more at the Washington Examiner

Senate Republicans Get Green Light for Obamacare Repeal Bill

The Senate parliamentarian has ruled that defunding Planned Parenthood can be part of a special Republican package repealing parts of Obamacare.

The parliamentarian on Tuesday gave word that the provision passes muster under the Senate’s Byrd Rule, which means it can be attached to a reconciliation package that cannot be filibustered on the Senate floor.

Read more at The Hill.

New York State Launches Probe of Failed Obamacare Co-Op

The State of New York has announced that it is opening an investigation into failed Health Republic, the largest Obamacare co-op in the nation, saying the insurer did not truthfully report its financial condition to regulators.