McConnell Says Republicans are Giving Up on Health Bill

September 26, 2017

Senate Republican leaders on Tuesday officially pulled the plug on the latest plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act, scrapping a planned vote on the measure and effectively admitting defeat in the last-gasp drive to fulfill a core promise of President […]

Krugman: Trapped by Their Own Lies

September 25, 2017

“On Saturday pretty much the entire medical sector — groups representing doctors, hospitals, and insurers — released an extraordinary open letter condemning the Graham-Cassidy health bill,” writes Paul Krugman in The New York Times. “The letter was written in the style of Emile Zola’s ‘J’accuse[…]

AFL-CIO: The Senate Is in a Hurry to Cut Our Health Care

September 21, 2017

This plan wipes out major parts of the ACA. There are no more federal tax credits to help the middle class pay health insurance premiums. No more Medicaid expansion for low-income work-ing people. No airtight ban on discriminatory premiums for […]

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