Democrats blast new Obamacare fix from Orrin Hatch, Kevin Brady...
The deal would ensure cost-sharing reduction payments to Obamacare insurers for two years. The payments are to reimburse insurers for lowering out-of-pocket costs for low-income people on Obamacare's exchanges. Without the payments, insurers are expected to raise premiums at least 20 percent on
How Medicaid brought down TrumpCare...
Republican efforts to repeal, and replace, the Affordable Care Act have failed, largely because their legislation did so much more. In their hubris they sought to also dismantle the traditional Medicaid that predated the Affordable Care Act by 45 years, s
on 2017-07-19 17:23 UTC
Opinion: Youre Probably Going to Need Medicaid...
Mr. Trump and the Republicans would lower spending on the frailest and most vulnerable people in our health care system. They would like most Americans to believe that these cuts will not affect them, only their “undeserving” neighbors. But that hides the truth that draconian cuts to Medicaid
on 2017-06-13 13:21 UTC
Here's What You Need to Know About the Health Care Bill... NBC | 2017-05-04 12:57 UTC
It gets rid of Obamacare's system of subsidies for people who don't get insurance through work or government programs and replaces it with a less generous system of fixed tax credits. It cuts Medicaid and uses the savings to do away with taxes on wealthier Americans and medical industries that were
on 2017-05-04 22:12 UTC
Health Care: On to the Senate...
Now that the House has passed the American Health Care Act, Senate Republicans should work on improving it. They could either try to replace the bill with another one that attempts to achieve the same basic goalsallowing people to purchase cheaper policie
on 2017-05-04 21:52 UTC
What's Inside the New Trumpcare Bill the House Just Passed...
After weeks of wrangling, protests and pressure from the White House, a new health care bill, the American Health Care Act, was passed by the House of Representatives today. The new bill has changed multiple times since Republicans first introduced it bac
on 2017-05-04 21:47 UTC