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  1. Healthcare.gov Subjected to Utterly Unsexy HackLawmakers are still pretty upset about it.
  2. The Worst-Case Scenario for ObamacareA widening disparity between red-state and blue-state health care could undermine the law’s long-term viability.
  3. Obamacare Enrollments Expected to Hit Original 7 Million TargetDespite all the website glitches.
  4. Obamacare Enrollment Deadline Extended, Essentially for Anyone Who AsksThey’ll be granted based on the honor system.
  5. After Enrollment Surge, Administration Is Only 1 Million Short of Obamacare GoalZach Galifianakis was way more helpful than the Doge meme.
  6. Now If You Like Your Health Plan, You Can Keep It Though 2016Coincidentally, well after the midterms.
  7. Obamacare Enrollment Was Better Than Expected Last MonthFor the first time.
  8. Obamacare Employer Mandate Gets Another ExtensionRepublicans updated their objections for the Olympics.
  9. Fewer Young Americans Enroll in Obamacare, But ‘Death Spiral’ Is UnlikelyPremiums could go up, but not enough to cripple the system.
  10. Insurers Rush to Complete Obamacare EnrollmentsObamcare is still experiencing some technical difficulties.
  11. Individual Mandate Delayed for People Whose Plans Were CanceledThe rules are tweaked again.
  12. Blame Obama for Latest Round of Mom’s NaggingCelebrate Christmas with a family debate about your health coverage.
  13. White House Plans to Pitch Obamacare Again Reviving the “it’s more than a website” theme.
  14. White House Says Healthcare.gov Should Work NowAbout 90 percent of the time, anyway.
  15. Healthcare.gov Is Sort of Fixed, As Long As Everybody Doesn’t Sign On at OnceMission (technically) accomplished!
  16. 2015 Obamacare Enrollment Will Be Delayed Until Just After the MidtermsSurely that’s just a coincidence.
  17. Obama Suggests GOP Deserves Some Blame for Botched Health-Care RolloutThey’re “invested in failure.”
  18. HealthCare.gov Probably Won’t Be Fixed by the White House’s DeadlinePhone and paper applications aren’t working well either.
  19. 50,000 Used Healthcare.gov, Way Under TargetAt least it’s above single digits.
  20. Obamacare’s First Day Was Worse Than Anyone ThoughtOnly six people managed to enroll.
  21. New York Insurance Navigators Included a Car Service, Cupcake MakerFirst draft of service providers went live, apparently.
  22. Obamacare Penalty Delayed Just a Little BitAn aftermarket tweak.
  23. White House Is Tweaking Obamacare, Not Delaying ItBut “aligning” deadlines doesn’t sound as dramatic.
  24. Obamacare Individual Mandate May Be DelayedBy as much six weeks, according to reports.
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