All posts tagged "Obamacare"

  • Sen. Ron Johnson
    GOP Sen. Ron Johnson Against Tax Bill

    Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) said on Wednesday that he does not support the current Republican tax legislation as it is written, making him the first member of the GOP to officially oppose the legislation. Johnson did say,...

    • Posted November 16, 2017
  • Obamacare numbers are up.
    Obamacare Enrollment Opens at Record Numbers

    According to a report from the Hill, the number of people signing up for Obamacare at the launch of open enrollment is surging compared to past years. On just the first day, some 200,000 Americans signed up...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
  • 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
  • Obamacare has helped millions of Americans get the care they need.
    Obamacare Stopgap May Come In Late 2017

    The measures originally conceived by Sens. Patty Murray (D-WA) and Lamar Alexander (R-TN) to fill the hole that President Trump left in Obamacare when he ended cost-sharing payments could come as part of the year-end spending package...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
  • Trump is sabotaging Obamacare.
    Which States Will Suffer Most from Obamacare Sabotage?

    Last week, consulting firm Avalere issued a report about how insurers and states all across the country will feel the effect of President Trump’s decision to eliminate cost-sharing reduction (CSR) payments — his latest move to try to damage...

    • Posted October 18, 2017
  • Trump has sabotaged Obamacare.
    Trump Blames Dems for His Obamacare Sabotage

    Speaking during a Cabinet meeting Monday morning, President Trump said that he believes the American people will somehow forget that he is the one who sabotaged Obamacare and will instead hold Democrats responsible for the impending destabilization...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
  • Trump is jeopardizing the Iran deal.
    Robert Reich Blasts Trump’s Attack On Obamacare

    Speaking on CNN, former Labor Secretary Robert Reich, attacked President Donald Trump’s move to withhold subsidies for health insurance for lower income Americans as an irrational and cruel act. In a back and forth with economist Douglas...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
  • Trump is sabotaging Obamacare.
    Trump Ends Obamacare Cost-Sharing Subsidies

    Since the GOP-led Congress couldn’t manage to destroy Obamacare, it looks like President Trump is doing everything he can to sabotage the law from the White House. Late Thursday, the President announced he would be ending cost-share...

    • 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