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  • MIAMI, Oct 20- President Barack Obama said on Thursday that his departure from office in January might be what it takes to begin to heal the political scars over Obamacare and allow for needed fixes to his signature healthcare law. The 2010 Affordable Care Act tipped off a long and bitter political and legal battle between the White House and Republicans in the...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 20- President Barack Obama will head to the election battleground state Florida on Thursday to offer his prescription for fixing the Affordable Care Act, his signature healthcare law, but any remedies will be left up to his successor and the next Congress. "That added competition in all 50 states would, we believe, have the effect of further...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 20- President Barack Obama on Thursday will head to the election battleground state Florida to give his prescription for fixing the Affordable Care Act, his signature healthcare law, but any remedies will be left up to his successor and the next Congress. "That added competition in all 50 states would, we believe, have the effect of further...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 20- President Barack Obama on Thursday will head to the election battleground state Florida to give his prescription for fixing the Affordable Care Act, his signature healthcare law, but any remedies will be left up to his successor and the next Congress. "That added competition in all 50 states would, we believe, have the effect of further...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 20- President Barack Obama on Thursday will head to the election battleground state Florida to give his prescription for fixing the Affordable Care Act, his signature healthcare law, but any remedies will be left up to his successor and the next Congress. "That added competition in all 50 states would, we believe, have the effect of further...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 20- President Barack Obama on Thursday will head to the election battleground state Florida to give his prescription for fixing the Affordable Care Act, his signature healthcare law, but any remedies will be left up to his successor and the next Congress. "That added competition in all 50 states would, we believe, have the effect of further...

  • President Barack Obama delivers remarks about the launch of the Affordable Care Act's health insurance marketplaces on October 1, 2013.  At right is Kathleen Sebelius.

    The Obama administration's timeline for having ready the new health care law's online sign-up system "was just flat out wrong"

  • Sebelius out, Burwell in

    HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has resigned, and President Obama has nominated Office of Management and Budget Director's Sylvia Mathews Burwell to take over. CNBC's John Harwood provides perspective.

  • Obama turning corner with Burwell: Harwood

    CNBC's John Harwood reacts to President Obama's appointment of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to replace Kathleen Sebelius as Health and Human Services Secretary, and discusses how it may impact elections.

  • Pres. Obama selects Sylvia Burwell for HHS Secretary

    President Obama nominates Sylvia Mathews Burwell to replace Kathleen Sebelius as Secretary of Health and Human Services.

  • Sebelius out as HHS secretary

    CNBC's John Harwood reports on the resignation of Kathleen Sebelius after the botched launch of President Obama's health care program.

  • Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services Secretary.

    Her resignation comes just days after the initial enrollment period for Obamacare ended.

  • A deluge of health insurance shoppers flooded Obamacare exchanges over the weekend and into Monday, rushing to beat the midnight enrollment deadline.

  • HHS' Sebelius addresses possible Obamacare deadline extension

    Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius spoke Monday at Montclair State University, saying there would be no extension of the Obamacare enrollment deadline.

  • Diagnosing the Affordable Care Act: CEO

    We expected to see some lumps and bumps in the rollout, says George Barrett, Cardinal Health CEO, and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, discussing how Obamacare is prompting change within the health care industry.

  • Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.

    There will be no delay in penalty for missing the health care enrollment deadline, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said.

  • Controversy grows over potent pain drug Zohydro

    Some medical experts and lawmakers are urging the FDA to reconsider its approval of the new narcotic painkiller Zohyrdo, reports CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan.

  • Hospitals and medical practices are preparing for confusion and hassles as new insurance plans under President Obama's healthcare law take effect.

  • ACA: Hardship exemption safety net

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the Obama administration's latest policy move that says consumers whose plans were cancelled will not face a penalties for not being insured in 2014, and they will have the option of buying a catastrophic plan.

  • Americans scramble to get coverage

    Jim Hoft, founder of thegatewaypundit.com, talks about having his health care coverage canceled under Obamacare.