Dan Mangan is a reporter covering health care and other issues for CNBC.com.
Mangan has been a journalist for more than 20 years, most recently as a general assignment/rewrite reporter at the New York Post. In his more than dozen years at The Post, Mangan routinely covered major stories, including the 9/11 terror attacks, the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme, the 2008 financial meltdown and a slew of juicy Gotham scandals du jour, among them the personal tribulations of Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez.
Prior to that, Mangan began his career in his native Connecticut, writing obituaries for The Hour of Norwalk, before moving on to cover business, government and the court systems at The Hour, the Fairfield County Business Journal and The Advocate of Stamford.
Opposition to the Affordable Care Act has dropped by seven percentage points since early January, before Donald Trump became president.
A Republican push to repeal and replace Obamacare has slowed amid concerns over large numbers of people losing health coverage.
Shkreli is accused of ripping off his former pharma company Retrophin to pay off hedge-fund investors he was accused of defrauding.
UnitedHealth denies allegations it gamed the nation's Medicare system for hundreds of millions of dollars.
The legal profession — tradition-bound and labor-heavy — is on the cusp of a transformation.
"If I was just brutal right now with Russia — just brutal — people would say, 'Oh, that's wonderful,' Trump said at a press conference.
Trump offers no details of the order, but says it will "comprehensively protect our country."
Spending on health nationally grew by an estimated 4.8 percent in 2016, but is expected to rise at a quicker pace through 2025.
Tax filers remain responsible for paying a penalty if they fail to have health insurance coverage or an exemption from that mandate.
Open enrollment would run from November through Dec. 15, and states would have control over the size of an insurance plan's network.