The measure intended to replace the Affordable Care Act would cut $215 billion from federal funding of health insurance by 2026.
Healthcare is a confusing topic… but someone's got to explain it. That someone is Jimmy Kimmel, who called one senator a liar for claiming that he supported a health care bill that would actually guarantee coverage for all families. On Tuesday, the Jimmy Kimmel Live host ripped on Sen. Bill Cassidy for lying about his new legislation [...]
President Trump tweeted support for the latest GOP effort to end Obamacare on Wednesday, taking a moment to slam Republican bill detractor Rand Paul. Read more...
Via Mediaite: Sen. Bill Cassidy has responded to late night host Jimmy Kimmel’s searing indictment of his proposed health care bill in an appearance on CNN’s New Day. CNN’s Chris Cuomo asked Cassidy about Kimmel’s comments on Wednesday morning, to which the senator replied: “I’m sorry he does not understand. Show More Summary
"There's a new Jimmy Kimmel test for you," Kimmel said speaking directly to Senator Bill Cassidy. "It's called the lie detector test."
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“Healthcare is complicated,” Jimmy Kimmel admitted on last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. “It’s boring. I don’t wanna talk about it!” But he keeps doing just that – first last May, with an emotional plea for fair health care coverage following his newborn son’s brush with death, and again last night, with a scathing monologue against […]
"This guy just lied right to my face." Jimmy Kimmel used Tuesday's taping of his ABC late-night show to rain fire upon the Graham-Cassidy bill. The host explained how Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) flat-out lied to him by claiming to support a host of healthcare positions the senator's own new bill directly contradicts. Show More Summary
His deflection told you everything you need to know. Host Katy Tur tried valiantly to get Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) to answer a straightforward question about the Graham-Cassidy bill during an interview on MSNBC. She wanted to know if people with pre-existing conditions in Wyoming would still be able to afford insurance. Show More Summary
Jimmy Kimmel is publicly taking Louisiana senator Bill Cassidy to task for lying "to my face" about his intentions for the new Republican health care bill. Read more...
Jimmy Kimmel says U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy "lied right to my face" by going back on his word to ensure any health care overhaul passes a test named for him. … Click to Continue »
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 »
Joe Scarborough lambasted Republicans for trying to push through another "horrible" health care bill that only a small proportion of Americans support. "It's the Republicans, they're not on Steve Bannon's 33% plan," he said. "They're on their own 17% plan. Show More Summary
Jimmy Kimmel spoke out against the latest proposed Republican health care bill after receiving some inspiration from his baby son.
Imagine if all serious differences forging a bipartisan bill could be overcome, allowing for some genuine security for the most vulnerable in our society and moving closer to consensus on health care. It might encourage similar moves on other issues. It might restore some trust in government. Well, we had it and because it was […]
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) said he supported health care plans that passed the "Jimmy Kimmel Test" He lied -- and Jimmy Kimmel is not pleased.
Variety reports: Jimmy Kimmel railed against a new Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, this time calling one senator a liar for claiming that he supported a health care bill that guaranteed coverage for all families. The...Show More Summary
Jimmy Kimmel did a huge public service last night in his opening monologue, calling out the deception and hypocrisy of Republicans who are now trying to pass another bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, namely Senator Bill Cassidy who Kimmel points… Read The post Jimmy Kimmel Destroys Sen. Show More Summary
We have 10 days to stop TrumpCare. How you can stop TrumpCare from a blue state. (Indivisible). Bipartisan health care talks shut down amid rush to repeal. The bill would eliminate the mandate that even healthy people buy health insurance, end the subsidies that...Read more
“Senate Republicans are on the verge of passing a sweeping health care bill not only without knowing what’s in it, but without particularly caring. The political abstraction of ‘Obamacare’ — and the seven years of promises to ‘repeal Obamacare’ — [...]