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Affordable Health Care, Not For Everyone

January 17, 2017

In 2009, President Barack Obama was sworn into office and from that day America changed in many ways. Under the Obama Administration, America welcomed its first African American President, unified...

Uninsured students may face tax penalty in 2015

December 2, 2014

When Torie Kuhs was 10 years old, she was in a severe car accident that resulted in bruised lungs, head injuries and two broken legs. The other injuries healed, but Kuhs's legs were so badly broken that...

Obamacare to affect nontraditional students

October 21, 2013

The Affordable Care Act will eventually affect most college students, even if they currently have a health insurance plan. Many USI students are covered under their parents’ insurance. Under the 2010...

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