Campaign Action Vox's Sarah Kliff has an important story to tell about one small but critical component to Obamacare, and she does it in a most effective way. She explains how one family, and one little boy, have been saved by a provision...Show More Summary
Republicans members of Congress, away from Washington for the Presidents Day week, are getting an earful as constituents have come out in force to voice displeasure for some of the party's particularly the plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Sen. Show More Summary
Mike Pence voted against Obamacare, has been one of the loudest voices calling for Planned Parenthood to be defunded, and has advocated sending HIV prevention funding to conversion therapy. But when one Indiana county had a major HIV...Show More Summary
Constituents at a veterans’ town hall for Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) angrily drowned her out on Tuesday when she couldn’t say what GOP lawmakers plan to do once they fulfill their promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. At the event in Maquoketa, Iowa, Ernst could not name any specific proposals. Show More Summary
"These coal jobs are not coming back and now these people don't have the insurance they need cause they're poor..."
As Republicans look at ways to replace or repair the health law, many suggest shrinking the list of services insurers are required to offer in individual and small group plans would reduce costs and increase flexibility. That optionShow More Summary
A pig farmer confronted Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) at a town hall meeting early Tuesday morning to warn that Republicans would essentially create a giant death panel if they repealed the Affordable Care Act. Chris Peterson, 62, told...Show More Summary
"You’re going to create one great big death panel in this country for people can’t afford to get insurance."
Michael Schwarz is a self-employed business owner who buys his own health insurance. The subsidized coverage "Obamacare" offers provides protection from life's unpredictable changes and freedom to pursue his vocation, … Click to Continue »
ObamaCare took another step toward implosion Tuesday, as Humana announced it’s fully pulling out of the exchanges come next year. It’s the largest provider yet to flee... This post Obamacare Implosion appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
David Nather: “The more you look, the more the Obamacare repeal effort is starting to resemble a mirror image of the turmoil when the law was passed. Remember that in 2009, it started out with fairly broad public support — [...]
Protecting Dodd-Frank and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau isn't as sexy as saving Obamacare and marriage equality, but it's nearly as imperative.
By MARGALIT GUR-ARIE “So how about it, Nash? You scared?” “Terrified… mortified… petrified… stupefied… by you.” (–A Beautiful Mind) Fear is now a sign that you are an intelligent, educated, open-minded and caring person. Being scared is incontestable proof that you have a beautiful heart. When it comes to your health, there is palpable terror
A recent study found that more people with chronic illnesses, such as diabetes, have had insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare). As the study authors have written, half of all Americans have 1 or more chronic illnesses and many in this group happen to be racial and ethnic minorities who haven’t had insurance coverage […]
President Donald Trump's election gave Republicans something they had wanted for years. At long last, they seemingly had the system in place to keep one of their longest standing political promises: repealing and replacing Obamacare. The...Show More Summary
Back on January 12th, 8 days before Trump even officially moved into the White House, the prospects of a quick repeal and replacement of Obamacare were looking really good when the Senate voted 51-48 to instruct key committees to start drafting legislation to do away with Obama's crowning "achievement". Show More Summary
Reality is setting in: For seven years, few issues have animated conservative voters as much as the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. But with President Barack Obama out of office, the debate over “Obamacare” is becoming less aboutShow More Summary
It's the first long "district work period"—recess in less euphemistic terms—for Congress, the first chance they have to come back home and face constituents after a month of this new, disastrous Trump administration. In a reflectionShow More Summary
By Robert Reich / RobertReich.org Don’t be fooled by Trump’s and Republican promises to “repeal and replace” Obamacare.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) says Obamacare is failing. Club for Growth president David McIntosh warns that voters “gave Republicans the charge to repeal and replace Obamacare,” so the “delays and discussions about repairing Obamacare need to stop.” The problem is that voters fear disruption, don’t want to lose what they have and won’t find […]