In agreeing to oversee the repair of the troubled federal health care website, the insurance giant's Optum subsidiary took on a tough job.
Updated: November 17, 2013, - 07:32 AM
A decade after the suicide of her husband, who was prescribed the antidepressant Zoloft for insomnia, she’s speaking out to...
Updated: November 01, 2013, - 11:48 PM
Food stamp funding has been a sticking point in the lengthy debate over the bill.
Updated: October 30, 2013, - 09:03 PM
As negotiations start Wednesday, differences on food stamps and dairy policy challenge the conference committee.
Updated: October 26, 2013, - 07:40 PM
The federal government named Quality Software Services to tackle problems with the national health insurance website.
Updated: October 26, 2013, - 09:09 AM
UnitedHealth Group’s Optum unit told Congress it accepted some blame for early problems with a federal health exchange website.
Updated: October 24, 2013, - 10:07 PM
As the nation’s budget negotiations continue in the weeks ahead, the push to kill the device tax as part of the ill-fated effort to defund the Affordable Care Act, often called Obamacare, might have created as many problems as opportunities for those who want the tax dead.
Updated: October 21, 2013, - 04:29 PM
The push had bipartisan support but was not part of a potential deal in the Senate.
Updated: October 16, 2013, - 06:47 AM
Minnesota’s executives and business groups worry about shrinking revenue and consumer confidence if the U.S. defaults.
Updated: October 14, 2013, - 10:47 AM