Breathitt County resident Mary Blair arrives at the Breathitt County Family Health Center before her appointment with Dr. Hamilton on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 in Jackson, Ky. Despite suffering from a past heart attack and diabetes Blair was able to receive medical coverage through Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. (Photo by Luke Sharrett/For The Washington Post via Getty Images) Obamacare Affordable Care Act Healthcare Breathitt County

BLUE STATES BUY OBAMACARE

theGRIO REPORT - The states that are enrolling the highest percentage of their residents in 'Obamacare' are largely places with Democratic governors who have strongly embraced the law and set up their own health exchanges to implement it...
President Barack Obama embraces Monica Weeks, who introduced him and also benefitted from provisions of the Affordable Care Act, before he addressed supporters on the health care legislation in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building December 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. During the event, Obama defended the reasons why the Affordable Care Act was originally implemented and urged patience with problems with the healthcare.gov website. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

UPS AND DOWNS FOR OBAMACARE

theGRIO REPORT - A stream of new data has been released in the last several days about the new health care law and its impact. Here are five key numbers that tell the story...