California has more immigrants than any other state, and they’re a diverse bunch — from naturalized citizens to those living here illegally. Ask Emily explains how each type of immigration status is affected under Obamacare, and which groups are eligible for zero, some or all programs.
Ask Emily Video: Simplifying Obamacare
For the 38 million Americans aged 55 to 64, there is much to like about the Affordable Care Act. But there is also a trap door that could cost some of them thousands of dollars.
The Sacramento Bee’s recent live chat answered readers’ questions about the Affordable Care Act. Emily Bazar, a journalist and expert on the health insurance reform law, and Pauline Bartolone, who covers health care for Capital Public Radio, answered questions and provided guidance. The Bee’s senior reporter on health, Cynthia H. Craft, was moderator for the panel. The full chat can be read on The Bee’s Healthy Choices blog, www.sacbee.com/healthy-choices.