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People demonstrate for the Affordable Care Act and against Trump during the...

Breakingviews - Obamacare roots grow too deep to dislodge

Obamacare’s roots are growing too deep to dislodge. The Democratic Party wrested back control of the House of Representatives on Tuesday, thus effectively ending Republican hopes of overturning former President Barack Obama’s healthcare reforms. Even voters in heavily Republican states are warming to the law.

Fresenius Medical Care CEO Powell addresses the company's annual news...

Health stocks up on U.S. vote; insurers hit records

Shares in drugmakers and U.S. health insurers rallied on Wednesday, after election results delivered a split Congress that is unlikely to significantly cut government healthcare programs or reduce drug prices in the world's biggest and most profitable market.

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Dollar slumps versus rivals after U.S. midterm elections

The dollar fell broadly on Wednesday against major currencies including the euro and the British pound as the outcome of a split U.S. Congress raised expectations that any major U.S. fiscal policy boost to the economy is unlikely for now.