United States

Support for U.S. healthcare law edges up despite website woes

The federal government forms for applying for health coverage are seen at a rally held by supporters of the Affordable Care Act, widely referred to as “Obamacare”, outside the Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center in Jackson, Mississippi October 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Obamacare fight sparks jump in political fundraising

Night falls over the U.S. Capitol Dome, as members of the Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives deal with a budget showdown with the Democratic-controlled U.S. Senate, and a possible government shutdown in Washington, September 30, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Ex-Florida governor Crist moves closer to unveiling bid for old job

Former Florida Republican Governor Charlie Crist, who campaigned for U.S. President Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election, speaks to the media outside the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections office after officially switching his party affiliation to Democrat, in St. Petersburg, Florida, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Steve Nesius