Hospitals Warn Trump of “Unprecedented Public Health Crisis” if Obamacare is Repealed

Somehow, I don't think Donald Trump or Republicans care about the financial impact of their planned Obamacare repeal. To them, the politics of repeal play better. It gives them something to brag about when they go back home to their constituents. But there are consequences to repealing the law, and hospitals have issued a warning. The nation’s hospital industry warned President-elect Donald Trump and congressional leaders on Tuesday that repealing the Affordable Care Act could cost hospitals...

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Well That’s Different – Republicans Vote to Repeal Obamacare

As if this wasn't tried before, Senate Republicans on Thursday wasted even more tax-payers' time and money with yet another meaningless vote on a pointless legislation to defund Obamacare. Not to be outdone, Democrats seized the debate to try to force votes on gun control legislation that could put some Republicans in a politically tough position as the country is reeling from arecent spate of mass shootings. By voting to nullify Obamacare -- the signature domestic accomplishment of the Obama...

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Mitch McConnell Promising an Obamacare Repeal Vote in The Senate

Republican Senate Majority Leader-elect, Mitch McConnell, campaigned on repealing Obamacare, promising to uproot Obamacare “root and branch” he often said, and the voters in Kentucky, who benefit most from Obamacare decided to put McConnell in charge. So in an effort to keep his promise to take away his constituents healthcare, McConnell is already gearing up for a repeal vote in the senate. "Number one: We certainly will have a vote on proceeding to a bill to repeal Obamacare. ... It was a very...

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Rob Portman Admits – If Republicans Win The Senate, They Will Try to Repeal Obamacare

Rob Portman is a Republican Senator for the state of Ohio. And on Thursday, the Republican senator told reporters that if they get control of the Senate in the November election, a vote to Repeal Obamacare will follow. With the House of Representatives already controlled by Republicans, the prospects of a repeal bill passing both houses of Congress is extremely likely. “I suspect we will vote to repeal early to put on record the fact that we Republicans think it was a bad policy and we think...

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Ted Cruz Nonsense – Says Democrats Want to Repeal The First Amendment

Of course Ted Cruz has no proof to back up what he said. It sounded good in his brain when he thought it up, and his base would love to hear something like this. After all it is an election year and anything to get the crazies to the polls is all good with these Republicans. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said Thursday that Democrats are making moves to repeal First Amendment rights to free speech and religious liberty. Cruz was speaking to pastors at a Family Research Council conference when he warned...

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Fox News Cannot Get This Republican To Say What Their Obamacare Replacement Plan Is

If Fox News - the people who are the authors of some of the Republican talking points against Obamacare - cannot get a Republican to disclose their secret Obamacare replacement, then who can? Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) struggled to articulate a credible GOP alternative to the Affordable Care Act during an appearance on Fox News Monday morning, promising only to replace President Obama’s health care reform with “legislation that does give people more opportunities” and “better ideas.”

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New Poll – Overwhelming Majority Tired With Talks of Repealing Obamacare

Mother Jones Reports - In December, sentiment for keeping the law was slim: keeping and improving Obamacare beat out repeal by only 43 to 42 percent. Today, Obamacare commands substantial support, 58 to 35 percent. The public may still harbor some doubts, but they're increasingly tired of the debate and accept that the answer to Obamacare's problems is to improve it, not to burn it to the ground.

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