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Why the GOP failed to repeal and replace Obamacare

last monthNews : The Raw Story

On July 28 in the wee hours of the morning, the seven-year battle by Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare ended with a whimper when three Republican senators defected to vote against a so-called skinny bill. Many pundits attributed the failure of “repeal and replace” to the lack of...

Ron Johnson: McCain's Vote Against Trumpcare Might Be Brain Tumor-Related

No, Really. Ron Johnson says it may be because his brain was addled by a tumor that John McCain voted against skinny repeal. CNN: "Again, I'm not gonna speak for John McCain -- he has a brain tumor right now -- that vote occurred atShow More Summary

GOP Senator Suggests Brain Tumor Caused John McCain to Vote “No” on Obamacare “Skinny Repeal

Maybe engage a little sensitivity before speaking. The post GOP Senator Suggests Brain Tumor Caused John McCain to Vote “No” on Obamacare “Skinny Repeal” appeared first on RedState.

Republican Traitors Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski Defend Forcing You to Fund Planned Parenthood

Two of the senators who singlehandedly derailed the skinny repeal of Obamacare were awarded a sit down interview with the admiring Dana Bash Friday on CNN. The bright faced journalist applauded Sens. Susan Collins (ME) and Lisa Murkowski (AK) for having the “cajones” to vote against the Republican bill when they knew half the country […]

The fight over Obamacare is over — for now. What does that mean for seniors?

Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska was one of the three Republican senators to vote against the “skinnyrepeal of Obamacare last week. Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters Editor’s Note: Journalist Philip Moeller is here to provide the answers you need on aging and retirement. Show More Summary

Republicans scrambling for their political lives

Predictably, Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.), who took every possible position on GOP health-care plans and wound up voting for the “skinnyrepeal that would have jacked up premium prices and destabilized the exchanges, now pays a political penalty for his political incoherence and spinelessness. Politico reports: He’s inflamed the left and right throughout the debate […]

Al Franken Tells Colbert About That Time McCain Voted ‘No’ to the ‘Skinny Repeal

TONIGHT: Senator was in the room when Senator John McCain voted 'no' on the. The Late Show (@colbertlateshow) August 2, 2017 ... More »

Relief and trepidation on healthcare

The defeat of Republicans' so-called "skinny" repeal is good news for public health. But what's next?

RAND PAUL: POTUS TRUMP Considering Executive Action On Obamacare Repeal

After Republican Senators failed to pass even a ‘skinny’ version of a Obamacare repeal bill, Rand Paul reveals President Trump... The post RAND PAUL: POTUS TRUMP Considering Executive Action On Obamacare Repeal appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

What My Uncle, a Fighter Pilot, Might Have Thought of McCain’s “No” Moment

When I woke last Friday to learn John McCain had voted to kill the “skinny repeal” bill, I literally breathed a huge sigh of relief—an enormous, almost desperate intake of air, as if I’d been underwater too long, and then a huge exhalation. Show More Summary

Everybody Else Is Reading This

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Susan Collins Relishes in No Vote on Healthcare After Receiving 'Amazing' Welcome Home

Sen. Susan Collins seemed quite pleased with her decision to join Democrats in voting against the skinny Obamacare repeal bill, telling CNNs Jake Tapper Sunday that the welcome she received upon returning to Maine was amazing.

Morning Docket: 07.31.17

2 months agoIndustries / Law : Above the Law

After the spectacular failure that was the "skinny repeal" bill, President Trump has called for the filibuster to be abolished to prevent Senate Republicans from "look[ing] like fools." Sorry, but a bipartisan majority has already opposed...Show More Summary

Huckabee: It's Time to Repeal the 17th Amendment

After Senate Republicans failed to pass the skinny Obamacare repeal bill last week, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee believes its time to repeal the 17th Amendment, which would change the way senators are elected.

McCain Not Able

Ugh. Just after midnight Friday morning, Senator John McCain cast the decisive NO vote. A last ditch “skinny” bill to repeal portions of Obamacare (and defund Planned Parenthood for one year) failed to pass 51-49. Had McCain voted yes, Vice President Mike Pence was available to break a potential tie vote. Two other Republicans (Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins) also [...]

Let’s not ignore the real heroes who saved our health care system from total ruin

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

All eyes were on Arizona Sen. John McCain early Friday morning as the Senate prepared to vote on what it dubbed a “skinny repeal” of the Affordable Care Act. After a week of Senate Republicans scrambling to pass legislation resembling some form of a health care bill, legislators, the media and the...

Sen. Susan Collins: Trump's Threats Have Contributed To Instability In The Insurance Market

Sen. Susan Collins of Maine discussed the warm welcome she received in Maine after her vote against the so-called "skinny repeal" bill, and shot down the Trump administration's talking points on "insurance bailouts." Tapper: A very difficult time, very contentious time. Show More Summary

Trump: Senate Republicans ‘look like fools’ if they don’t dump 60-vote rule

2 months agoNews : The Lookout

Trump’s complaints come a day after the Senate failed to pass a “skinny repeal” of Obamacare — a measure that required only a simple majority of 51 votes.

Chuck Todd to HHS Sec. Tom Price: ‘It’s Pretty Clear a Full Repeal Can’t Be Done’ Right Now

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

Following the Senate's failure to pass "skinny repeal" last week, Chuck Todd asked Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price about the premise that Obamacare repeal efforts are dead.

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