Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tag: Obamacare

Susan Collins, Others Kill Latest Obamacare Replacement Bill

HEALTH POLICY Dissenting Republicans, all for different reasons, have vowed to oppose the latest Obamacare repeal and replace legislation. A nail in the coffin of failure...

Obamacare Overhaul Again Counts On 3 Key Republican Senators

The spotlight is on Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine; Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska; and John McCain, R-Ariz., as the Trump White House works to secure support...

The Failure of Nationalized “Free” Healthcare

Much controversy has sprung up recently over the tweet made by Kamala Harris, which stated: “Once again, 129M people with pre-existing conditions could be...

To Replace or Not to Replace: The ObamaCare Question

In the light of the recent Republican wins in the House of Representatives, the Senate, and the White House, one hot button issue has...

House approves budget resolution to begin the process of repealing and...

The Senate approved a budget resolution earlier this week to begin dismantling the Affordable Care Act. The measure moved to the House of Representatives...

CNN Hosts Town Hall With Speaker Ryan

Following its town hall with Senator Bernie Sanders, CNN Thursday hosted a town hall with Republican Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.  Ryan took...

Senator Rand Paul’s plan to repeal and replace Obamacare

Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) has been working closely with President-elect Trump on repealing and replacing Obamacare. The consensus among the Republican party is that solely...

Here’s why mandating healthcare coverage for preexisting conditions is wrong

Despite overall discontent with President Obama’s signature piece of legislation, the Affordable Care Act, some of the provisions in it remain popular. One of the...

Planned Parenthood to be Defunded

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan said on Thursday that, “Planned Parenthood legislation will be in our reconciliation bill,” He has also stated that the...

Pence: GOP will keep its promise to repeal Obamacare

After a meeting with GOP lawmakers on Wednesday, Vice President-elect Mike Pence assured reporters that the party will keep its campaign promise to repeal...

Obama to meet with congressional Democrats to discuss how to stop...

President Obama is scheduled to meet with Democrats in the House and Senate on Wednesday to discuss a strategy to block the Republicans' plan...

California sees Obamacare premiums increase nearly three times more

Bad news for working class families in California.  Obamacare is formally known as the Affordable Care Act, although almost every development issue suggests the...

Obamacare’s Death Panel: A look the next Secretary of Health and...

Georgia Republican Rep. Tom Price has been picked to serve as the Secretary of Health and Human Services in Donald Trump’s administration. Trump’s transition team made...

Obamacare Architect Laughs at Sky-Rocketing Premiums

Ezekiel Emanuel stopped by “Morning Joe” on Wednesday to talk about the Affordable Care Act premium increases that will affect more than one million...

Nancy Pelosi: Replace Obamacare with a single-payer system

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi believes the solution to healthcare is more government intervention. Pelosi in an interview said she would “love” a single-payer health care...

Bill Clinton: Obamacare is a “crazy system”

Former President Bill Clinton received heavy backlash for remarks he made at an event giving a harsh criticism of Obamacare. "You've got this crazy system,...

California lawmakers want to extend Obamacare to illegal immigrants

California lawmakers are pushing to grant Obamacare to illegal immigrants. Using the "innovation" waiver of Obamacare, Democratic legislators want President Barack Obama to allow...