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.
The AARP and the American Medical Association have deep qualms about the House-approved bill to repeal and replace major parts of Obamacare.
Kara McCullough, who was Miss District of Columbia, gets health coverage through her job as a federal scientist.
Low-income Medicare enrollees and those with high health needs spend a larger share of their income on health costs.
"I think we're doing a great job," President Trump tells NBC News.
"Republicans are very much behind me," Trump says in the interview after the firing of FBI Director James Comey.
Most people who buy Obamacare plans on government exchanges get financial aid, but millions of other customers pay full price for coverage.
The American Health Care Act was approved by just 38 percent of American voters on the heels of the House passing that bill.
The arrest was blasted by the ACLU of West Virginia, which called it "horrifying."
An earlier Congressional Budget Office report estimated that 24 million more people would become uninsured under the Republican bill.
Humana's decision to exit the Knoxville market next year left the region at risk of having no insurers selling individual plans in 2018.