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With New Health Law, Insurers Target Diabetics

As hundred of thousands of diabetics are getting health coverage under federal law, insurance companies are aggressively targeting them.

04/13/2014

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Katherine Archuleta Touts ‘Obamacare’ In Fla.

The highest ranking Latina in the Obama administration headed to Florida to encourage Hispanics to the sign up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.”

03/22/2014

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Fla. Students Assist ‘Obamacare’ Enrollment

Local college students are taking it upon themselves to help people sign up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.”

03/21/2014

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2014 Campaigns Could Be Heated Over Health Care

The nationwide campaign for Congress this fall could be a competitive one because of Omabacare according to political experts.

02/22/2014

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Commission Hits Stalemate Over Union Health Contributions

The only thing missing from the Miami-Dade County Commission meeting Thursday was Bill Murray because it felt like Groundhog Day.

CBS Miami–01/16/2014

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ACA Dependent Upon “Young Invincibles”

Would you listen to a celebrity or social media to sign up for health insurance? That is what the government is doing to help spur young Americans to get signed up.

01/01/2014

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Gimenez Veto Sustained; Pay Impasse Remains With Labor Unions

The Miami-Dade County Commission met for the final time in 2013 and commissioners came up one vote shy of overriding Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s veto of a program to end a forced contribution to health care costs.

CBS Miami–12/17/2013

Dactylobatus clarkii or Hookskate caught off Miami Beach by Capt. Mark Quartiano or Mark the Shark (Source: Mark Quartiano)

Top 10 Local Talkers Of 2013 On CBSMiami.com

When news breaks in South Florida, the rest of the nation is often left talking about it. From the death of Trayvon Martin, a bizarre sea creature caught off the coast of Miami Beach, to a naked man who pooped then went on a rampage, these are the top ten local talkers on CBSMiami.com in 2013.

CBS Miami–12/16/2013

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Top 10 Local Stories Of 2013

South Florida’s connection to the JFK assassination, the death of Trayvon Martin, and a bizarre sea creature caught off Miami Beach all were popular stories on CBSMiami.com in 2013.

CBS Miami–12/12/2013

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AP: Feds Balk At Paper Health Application

Federal health officials, after encouraging alternate sign-up methods amid the fumbled rollout of their online insurance website, began quietly urging counselors around the country this week to stop using paper applications to enroll people in health insurance because of concerns those applications would not be processed in time.

12/07/2013

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