How to Help

If you're like us, your digital life is one big, fast news feed. Some of this news is messed up. How to Help works in the news cycle to connect you with ways to do something about the day's big stories.

Guess We'll Just Use Word of Mouth

Guess We'll Just Use Word of Mouth

With less than a week before the end of open enrollment, the Trump Administration has pulled all advertising for Obamacare.

That's significant because enrollment normally shoots up in the final week, and those last-minute sign-ups skew younger and healthier, benefiting the whole system.

How to help get the word out about getting covered

True, we're no match for a federal advertising budget.

But now is a good time to tell family, friends, and that ex with that rash they can still sign up through January 31 at HealthCare.gov.

Tweet, post, or share the ad they don't want you to see.

Follow @AltHHS, the rogue Health & Human Services Twitter account.

I Was A Stranger And You Welcomed Me

I Was A Stranger And You Welcomed Me

Maybe $200 Million Isn't Enough to Buy a Cabinet Post?

Maybe $200 Million Isn't Enough to Buy a Cabinet Post?