All posts tagged "Affordable Care Act"

  • Uninsured Rate Rises As Trump Undermines Obamacare

    President Trump has yet to repeal the Affordable Car Act and replace the healthcare program known as Obamacare. But he has managed to take actions and sow uncertainty that have wounded it. The result? The rate of...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
  • Trump Used To Hate Executive Orders Before He Loved Them

    Hypocrisy isn’t an uncommon feature of American politics, and it’s present within both conservatism and liberalism. But Republican President Donald Trump seems to be making it into an artform. Consider the executive orders he’s made. This week,...

    • Posted October 13, 2017
  • GOP Cancels Vote On Obamacare Repeal

    After gathering together at a party luncheon on Tuesday, Senate Republicans indicated that they are canceling a vote on the Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal-and-replace the Affordable Care Act, sometimes called Obamacare. #BREAKING: Senate Republicans will not vote...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
  • National Review Questions Whether Kimmel Is An Expert — While A Reality TV Star Runs The White House

    Celebrities have always been a part of politics. It was nearly a century ago when the humorist Will Rogers quipped, “I’m not a member of any organized political party, I’m a Democrat.” (Rogers wasn’t trying to deride...

    • Posted September 22, 2017
  • Lindsey Graham's version of Trumpcare might be the worst of all.
    New Trumpcare Vote to Come Next Week

    Word out of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-KY) office is that the upper chamber will vote on the Graham-Cassidy version of Trumpcare next week. “It is the Leader’s intention to consider Graham/Cassidy on the floor next...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
  • Trump Chops Obamacare Ads And Support

    President Trump isn’t just content to claim that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is failing. Unable to get it repealed, he now undermines it. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced on Thursday that it...

    • Posted September 4, 2017
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    Trump Attacks Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski

    President Trump has criticized Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski after the Republican lawmaker voted against the GOP’s efforts to repeal Obamacare. On Wednesday, Trump tweeted that Murkowski had “really let the Republicans, and our country, down yesterday. Too...

    • Posted July 27, 2017
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    Trump Says Obamacare Has ‘Wreaked Havoc’ For Past 17 Years (Back When Bill Clinton Was President?)

    Donald Trump spent much of Monday pushing for Republicans to repeal-and-replace the Affordable Care Act, sometimes called Obamacare. But earlier today, while speaking about why the bill should be repealed, President Trump errantly said the law had...

    • Posted July 25, 2017
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    Trump Plans To Sabotage American People’s Healthcare To Score A Political Win

    Amid his party’s failure to pass a repeal-and-replace healthcare plan (as well as the dead-on-arrival plan to simply repeal it without a replacement plan), President Donald Trump has suggested a new alternative: forcing Obamacare to fail and...

    • Posted July 22, 2017