The measure intended to replace the Affordable Care Act would cut $215 billion from federal funding of health insurance by 2026.
Sarah Kliff: “I have spent the bulk of 2017 writing about the different Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Graham-Cassidy, in my view, is the most radical of them all.” “While other Republican plans essentially create a poorly [...]
The Latest on the Senate Republican push to repeal the Affordable Care Act (all times local): 8:50 a.m. President Donald Trump says he hopes Republican senators will vote for new … Click to Continue »
If you feel like the momentum for the new Republican effort to topple the Affordable Care Act emerged quickly, you’re not alone.
MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough tried to imagine the reaction if Democrats had passed the Affordable Care Act the same way Republicans are, once again, trying to pass a deeply unpopular replacement. The “Morning Joe” host guessed only about 14 percent of Americans approved of the...
Kimmel blasted Republican Senator Bill Cassidy's effort at a repeal of the Affordable Care Act.
Senate Republicans are making a final effort to keep their promise to voters and repeal the Affordable Care Act. There’s just one problem: An awful lot of voters don’t want that. They’ve also got another problem: The clock is ticking...Show More Summary
You need to call Lindsey Graham and tell him you win the Trio of things no one wants contest. Sen. Lindsey Graham says he has a disparate trio of supporters for his last-gasp attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act. […] “And so I’ve got Alan Greenspan, Jeb Bush, and Steve Bannon,” Graham said. “If […]
Senator Lamar Alexander gave up on his effort to shore up health care markets as his fellow Republicans pressured lawmakers to back the latest Affordable Care Act repeal.
President Trump and Republican leaders have joined a revived push to roll back the Affordable Care Act as lawmakers faced a critical deadline next week and efforts to reach a bipartisan compromise appeared to collapse. But it was still unclear Tuesday evening whether Trump and his Senate allies...
With the attempts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, it is a good time to educate our leaders on an opportunity to significantly reduce the incidence of the most expensive and common preventable, pre-existing condition: What your mother did or didn’t eat when she was pregnant with you. Yes, it is a pre-existing […]
WASHINGTON — Amid the ongoing debate to once again attempt a repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act, one Republican lawmaker wants to tack on an amendment that would prevent individual states from using block grant funds to implement their own single-payer healthcare system. Louisiana Sen. Show More Summary
Negotiations between GOP Sen. Lamar Alexander and Democrat Sen. Patty Murray on a bipartisan bill to stabilize the Affordable Care Act's insurance exchanges collapsed Tuesday, Alexander said. "Senator Murray and I had hoped to agreeShow More Summary
Republican efforts in Congress to “repeal and replace” the federal Affordable Care Act are back from the dead. Again. While the chances for this last-ditch measure appear iffy, many GOP senators are r...
The federal government continues to review Iowa's short-term funding proposal to redirect Affordable Care Act money to lower some people's health insurance costs. A representative for the Centers for Medicare … Click to Continue »
Senate Republicans are rushing to vote by the end of next week on a new bill to roll back the Affordable Care Act. The latest bill — authored by Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.) — has been put together so quickly that the independent Congressional Budget Office said it will...
Sen. Lindsey Graham says he has a disparate trio of supporters for his last-gasp attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act. During a flight from New York to Washington, DC, Graham told reporters he is confident that the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson...Show More Summary
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is leading Senate Democrats in in an aggressive push to block the latest Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with Trumpcare. “They’re crafting it in the dead of night,” Sen. Schumer charged during a Tuesday press...
When health care is talked about on the national stage, it’s largely been centered on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) individual and small group marketplace, which roughly affects 7 percent of United States residents. But what is the state of insurance for people who have employer-based health insurance? Annual premiums for more than 150 million […]
Aaaaand, it just keeps getting worse. The fight against our Republican-led government's insistence on undoing anything having to do with Obama must continue in the face of the latest attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.