Healthcare

Conservatives Playing The Blame Game Over Trumpcare Failure (VIDEO)

Conservatives Playing The Blame Game Over Trumpcare Failure (VIDEO)

After the latest collapse of the Republican effort to repeal and replace Obamacare, the conservative media is starting to get mighty frustrated. This week the Senate Republicans failed to get enough votes to pass the much-maligned healthcare plan known as Trumpcare version 2.0, with members of the GOP across the philosophical spectrum expressing doubts of […]

Trump’s New CDC Chief Is As ‘Highly Qualified’ As All His Other Appointees (VIDEO)

Trump’s New CDC Chief Is As ‘Highly Qualified’ As All His Other Appointees (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump has picked a new head of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Dr Brenda Fitzgerald. She practiced for decades as an OB/GYN, and promoted an anti-aging therapy called “bio-identical hormones,” which has been discredited by mainstream doctors. The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) says: “…Evidence is lacking to support superiority claims of […]

Fox & Friends Questions Patriotism Of Republicans Who Won’t Vote For Trumpcare (VIDEO)

Fox & Friends Questions Patriotism Of Republicans Who Won’t Vote For Trumpcare (VIDEO)

When Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) said Monday evening they couldn’t support the GOP repeal and replacement bill for Obamacare, it essentially signaled the end of Republican efforts to pass draconian healthcare legislation this year. But on Fox & Friends Tuesday morning, you’d have thought that Lee and Moran had just renounced […]

Testy Trump Has Twitter Meltdown Over Healthcare Fail–The Internet Responds (TWEETS)

Testy Trump Has Twitter Meltdown Over Healthcare Fail–The Internet Responds (TWEETS)

On Monday evening, when it became clear that two more Senators–Mike Lee and Jerry Moran–would not be supporting the GOP’s healthcare bill when it comes up for consideration, President Trump had a temper tantrum and, as he so often does, took to Twitter so he could vent his spleen: Republicans should just REPEAL failing ObamaCare […]

Bernie Sanders in 2020 Election? The Vermont Senator Says It’s ‘Not Off The Table’ (VIDEO)

Bernie Sanders in 2020 Election? The Vermont Senator Says It’s ‘Not Off The Table’ (VIDEO)

Although some argue it is too early to start talking about the 2020 election when we still have to turn Congress blue next year, talk about whom the Democrats might run against President Donald Trump is beginning nonetheless. There is some mention of New York governor Andrew Cuomo possibly throwing his hat into the proverbial fray. Other […]

Pence Gets Slammed By GOP Governors For Lying About Trumpcare Bill (TWEETS)

Pence Gets Slammed By GOP Governors For Lying About Trumpcare Bill (TWEETS)

Last Friday, Vice President Mike Pence spoke to the National Governors Association, and in his speech he assured them that the Senate healthcare bill would be good for their states and wouldn’t cut Medicaid in the least. That, however, turns out to be a blatant lie. Pence was so pleased with his fabrication regarding the […]

The Verdict Is In: US Healthcare System Is Basically Garbage (IMAGES)

The Verdict Is In: US Healthcare System Is Basically Garbage (IMAGES)

The American healthcare system was ranked last in a recent survey of 11 developed countries. A U.S. think tank, the Commonwealth Fund, conducted the survey using data from the World Health Organization, the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, and the OECD, among other sources. US Healthcare Is Lowest Ranking Overall The U.K. ranked […]

Rand Paul Warns That TrumpMcConnellCare Has ‘Fundamental Flaw’ (TWEET)

Rand Paul Warns That TrumpMcConnellCare Has ‘Fundamental Flaw’ (TWEET)

Late Saturday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that he won’t bring up the latest incarnation of the Republican effort to replace Obamacare until John McCain recovers from surgery to remove a blood clot from his right eye. It’s not as if McConnell had a choice. Within hours of the bill being unveiled three days […]

Trump’s Tweet About GOP’s ‘Failed Obamacare Replacement’ Bites Him On The A*s (TWEETS)

Trump’s Tweet About GOP’s ‘Failed Obamacare Replacement’ Bites Him On The A*s (TWEETS)

President Trump woke up early on Friday and thought it’d be a great idea to fire off a tweet before he departed France. He sent out this: Republicans Senators are working hard to get their failed ObamaCare replacement approved. I will be at my desk, pen in hand! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 14, […]

Mitch McConnell Warns Trump: We May Have To Negotiate With Dems On Healthcare (VIDEO)

Mitch McConnell Warns Trump: We May Have To Negotiate With Dems On Healthcare (VIDEO)

The Senate is set to vote on its healthcare reform legislation as early as this week. But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) recently warned that if the bill fails in the Senate, the GOP might be forced to work with Democrats to implement needed reforms to Obamacare. According to Republican staffers, McConnell issued the warning […]

WATCH Chuck Todd DESTROY Tom Price On The Subject Of Trump’s Hateful Tweets

WATCH Chuck Todd DESTROY Tom Price On The Subject Of Trump’s Hateful Tweets

Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price was the guest on Meet the Press Sunday, and he got very defensive when host Chuck Todd dared to ask about President Trump’s incredibly hateful and sexists tweets which were aimed at MNSBC host Mika Brzezinski. Price told Todd: “What I’m concentrated on is the job that [Trump’s] given […]

The AHCA Funding For Substance Abuse Treatment Is ‘A Joke’ (VIDEO)

The AHCA Funding For Substance Abuse Treatment Is ‘A Joke’ (VIDEO)

One of the most significant impacts of the The American Health Care Act – the GOP’s long-promised effort to do away with Obamacare – would be its effect on drug treatment centers and drug addicts. If the Senate passes the AHCA, drug treatment centers and substance abuse programs across the country would see widespread budget […]

Liar-In-Chief Claims Republicans Have A ‘Big Surprise’ On Healthcare

Liar-In-Chief Claims Republicans Have A ‘Big Surprise’ On Healthcare

As he so often does, President Trump is again making a promise he has no intention of keeping, meaning it would qualify as an outright lie. As Congress prepares to leave Washington, D.C. for the July 4th recess, Trump met with the World Series champs of 2016, the Chicago Cubs, and afterwards he boldly announced: […]

Former Obama Speechwriter Masterfully Trolls The Donald On Issue Of Healthcare (TWEETS)

Former Obama Speechwriter Masterfully Trolls The Donald On Issue Of Healthcare (TWEETS)

You may not have known it, but President Trump is an expert on the issue of healthcare in America. What, you doubt that? Yet despite the president’s mastery of the topic, the New York Times reports that after the meeting Trump held with Republican Senators Tuesday, one senator was less than impressed by the president: […]

WATCH Ana Navarro DESTROY Trump Flack Katrina Pierson On Live TV

WATCH Ana Navarro DESTROY Trump Flack Katrina Pierson On Live TV

The always annoying, ignorant, and completely ridiculous Trump shill Katrina Pierson is back, and she’s probably wishing she had stayed home instead of showing up for a debate on CNN with former GOP strategist Ana Navarro on the issue of healthcare. Pierson represents a super PAC which ran attack ads against Nevada Republican Senator Dean […]

WATCH: John Oliver Tears Apart The Anti-Vaccine Movement

WATCH: John Oliver Tears Apart The Anti-Vaccine Movement

John Oliver, the host of Last Week Tonight, has gone after the anti-vaccine movement. Hard. He dedicated almost 30 minutes of his show to vaccines, which he rightly described as “one of humanity’s greatest accomplishments.” He talked about how people once celebrated vaccines and lined up for them “like an iPhone.” He tore into the anti-vaccine […]

Emotional Trump Voter Says If GOP Healthcare Bill Passes, His Family ‘Won’t Be Insured’ (VIDEO)

Emotional Trump Voter Says If GOP Healthcare Bill Passes, His Family ‘Won’t Be Insured’ (VIDEO)

Now that all the details of the Senate healthcare bill have been revealed and the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has given their estimate that at least 22 million Americans will lose health insurance under Trumpcare, even those who voted for President Trump are realizing that they may soon be without coverage. One of those Trump […]

Dense GOP Congressman Says Medicaid Recipients ‘Don’t Understand Capitalism’

Dense GOP Congressman Says Medicaid Recipients ‘Don’t Understand Capitalism’

As Republicans make their attempt to rip health insurance away from tens of millions of Americans just so they can give a giant tax cut to the wealthiest, we’re starting to see more and more GOP members of Congress resorting to some incredibly ridiculous arguments in defense of their heartless plans. One of those is […]

WATCH: Hypocrite Mitch McConnell Told Us What’s Wrong With Trumpcare… Back In 2010

WATCH: Hypocrite Mitch McConnell Told Us What’s Wrong With Trumpcare… Back In 2010

If you can give Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) credit for anything, it should be for his ability to be a shameless hypocrite in any situation. This is a man who made a political career standing in opposition to practically everything former President Barack Obama did, only to turn around and whine about Democrats resisting anything […]

GOP Senator Says People With Preexisting Conditions Don’t Deserve Insurance (VIDEO)

GOP Senator Says People With Preexisting Conditions Don’t Deserve Insurance (VIDEO)

If you were wondering why the American healthcare system is in need of being wrecked by Trumpcare, Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson says all the blame can be squarely laid at the feet of those with preexisting conditions. Appearing on Meet the Press, Johnson was asked by host Chuck Todd why Senate Republicans had held no […]