President Trump will be out of a job — and the Republican Party as a whole would be “dead” — if the GOP doesn’t pass health care and tax reform, Sen. Lindsey Graham predicted Sunday. Read moregs | Comments
Frustrated by Congress’ inability to pass a bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, President Donald Trump has decided that the next best thing is to tank the country’s health care system, even if that raises premiums and leaves parts of the country without any insurance plans on the individual market. The White House announced […]
Sen. Rand Paul’s (R-KY) “outspoken opposition to a leadership-backed Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill and the backup Graham-Cassidy plan helped demolish the GOP’s health care agenda. And now Republicans are worried that the contrarian Paul is going to do the same on [...]
In its efforts to drastically cut Medicaid, Congress crossed an uncommonly tough group of people. The GOP twice failed to pass health care legislation this year. The bills fell short for many reasons, but I see an important one: By including...Show More Summary
At the same time, he defends a GOP bill that made it easier for the mentally ill to get guns.
The health secretary's exit capped a week in which a last-ditch GOP health care bill failed to advance in the Senate The post Tom Price’s resignation complicates Republican health-care fight appeared first on Macleans.ca.
As you know, the Republicans may be within one vote of repealing the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare. And while Donald Trump claims that the GOP bill protects people with pre-existing conditions, the consensus among health care experts is that Trump is lying. The bill guts protections for people with pre-existing conditions. It’s all rather […]
HEALTH CARE ON HOLD The Republican push to repeal Obamacare is officially on ice. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell insisted that Republicans “haven’t given up on” replacing Obamacare. Senate Republicans hope to regroup and rally by cutting taxes. http://cvote.it/2hxUJyv SENATOR DEFEATED Republicans in Alabama voted for Roy Moore over Sen. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP’s last-ditch effort to repeal and replace “Obamacare,” dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party’s years of vows to kill the program. “I cannot in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal,” McCain said in a statement, [...]Show More Summary
This bill would jeopardize efforts to end the HIV epidemic in the U.S.
The religious leaders' open letter said the bill would force "America’s most vulnerable people to face unnecessary and immoral obstacles."
The latest effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act has, once again, fallen off the tracks. The question now is what GOP officials are prepared to do about it.
If Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) goal was to play a consequential role in the fight over health care, he's succeeded beautifully.
Republicans have had trouble convincing Sen. Lisa Murkowski to support their repeal bill, so they're trying something different: a brazen pay-off scheme.
Rachel Maddow reports on the return of activism to oppose Republican attempts to pass legislation to destroy Obamacare, and notes that the narrow legislative...
When a late-night host goes up against a senator -- who happens to be the architect of a health care bill -- we expect the senator to prevail. Not this time
Jimmy Kimmel used his late-night platform to continue his assault on the GOP health care bill, firing back at critics including U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy and "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade. The ABC star on Wednesday was following up on his monologue from Tuesday, when he said the bill Cassidy...
Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, a key Republican vote on health care, announced Monday that she will oppose the last-ditch GOP effort to overhaul Obamacare, essentially leaving the bill dead. Republicans, with 52 seats in the Senate, can lose just two votes and still pass the bill introduced by Sens. Show More Summary
Jimmy Kimmel is once again weighing in on the Republican health care effort, as GOP Sen. Susan Collins announces she opposes the bill, seemingly killing its...