Affordable Care Act

They’re Still At It–The GOP Tax Plan Takes Aim At Obamacare (Video)

They’re Still At It–The GOP Tax Plan Takes Aim At Obamacare (Video)

They’re at it again. As if the proposed Senate Republican tax plan did not put enough targets on average Americans’ backs, according to multiple reports, the revised bill includes another insult: repeal the Affordable Care Act’s, aka Obamacare, individual mandate. The individual mandate is the most controversial part of former President Barack Obama’s signature legislation. It requires all […]

BREAKING: Susan Collins Leaves Trumpcare Dead In The Water (VIDEO/TWEET)

BREAKING: Susan Collins Leaves Trumpcare Dead In The Water (VIDEO/TWEET)

Less than 24 hours after Donald Trump’s attempt to bully the NFL into submission failed spectacularly, he suffered an even more crushing defeat. The Republican attempt to ram a repeal of the Affordable Care Act through the Senate went down in flames on Monday night when Susan Collins of Maine announced her opposition. Maine’s senior […]

BREAKING: John McCain Puts Trumpcare On Life Support (TWEETS)

BREAKING: John McCain Puts Trumpcare On Life Support (TWEETS)

The Republicans’ hopes of repealing the Affordable Care Act this year suffered a potentially fatal blow on Friday afternoon, when Senator John McCain announced he would oppose a last-ditch effort to ram a repeal measure through the Senate. Rather than try to get a repeal measure past an all-but-certain Democratic filibuster, Mitch McConnell and friends […]

Murkowski Calls Trump’s Bluff – Takes His Threats And Doubles Down (VIDEO)

Murkowski Calls Trump’s Bluff – Takes His Threats And Doubles Down (VIDEO)

Although Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) has received much of the media attention for stopping the Republicans’ plan to eliminate healthcare for millions of people, he is not the only Republican who stood up to President Donald Trump and his crew of flunkies. Two other Republican Senators, Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) also voted […]

Pat Toomey Reveals That No Repubs Expected Trump To Win Either (VIDEO)

Pat Toomey Reveals That No Repubs Expected Trump To Win Either (VIDEO)

It’s no secret that the Democrats were caught completely unawares by Donald Trump’s upset victory. But it turns out that all the Republican gloating about the polls being very, very wrong was just for the cameras. Over the long Fourth of July weekend, a Republican Senator admitted that almost no one in his party expected […]

Republican Senator Shocks GOP- Wants New Healthcare Bill To Pass ‘Jimmy Kimmel Test’ (TWEET)

Republican Senator Shocks GOP- Wants New Healthcare Bill To Pass ‘Jimmy Kimmel Test’ (TWEET)

The House Republicans may have passed their healthcare bill last Thursday, but GOP Senators are saying they want to write their own bill. Most likely, they won’t even vote on the current Trumpcare plan. Surprisingly, one Republican senator even wants to create a bill that has the approval of late-night show host, Jimmy Kimmel. Senator […]

Olberman Speaks Out On The Inhumanity Of The Healthcare Vote (VIDEO)

Olberman Speaks Out On The Inhumanity Of The Healthcare Vote (VIDEO)

Keith Olberman does not mince words and gave a stern message about the GOP’s treatment of Americans and their celebration over the recent healthcare vote in the House of Representatives. The cruel part is that there are many people with conditions, which could be well-managed with proper medical treatment and medication. However, under the bill […]

Doctor Explains Problem With Healthcare – And It ISN’T Obamacare (VIDEO)

Doctor Explains Problem With Healthcare – And It ISN’T Obamacare (VIDEO)

Before we get into the actual issues with health insurance, let’s be reminded of what the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, fixed: No more lifetime caps on medical coverage; No more being denied coverage because of preexisting conditions; Children can stay on their parent’s health insurance until the age of 26, and In every […]

Silly Republicans Run Ads Thanking Reps For Repealing Obamacare (VIDEO)

Silly Republicans Run Ads Thanking Reps For Repealing Obamacare (VIDEO)

For years, Republicans have harped on destroying the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Former President Barack Obama’s signature piece of legislation has been a boogeyman for Republican lawmakers; they have endlessly spoken about doing away with the health care law and replacing it with something even better. They rarely had many details about […]

John Oliver Skewers Trumpcare On ‘Last Week Tonight’ (VIDEO)

John Oliver Skewers Trumpcare On ‘Last Week Tonight’ (VIDEO)

John Oliver gave a very interesting and snarky take on the Republican’s plan for replacing Obamacare, the American Health Care Act. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is absolutely ecstatic about it. The Kaiser Foundation has an interactive map to show you how much money you are going to lose. Oliver showed an example, which […]

Kentucky Protesters Warn Pence: We Want Nothing To Do With Trumpcare (VIDEO)

Kentucky Protesters Warn Pence: We Want Nothing To Do With Trumpcare (VIDEO)

Hundreds of protesters gathered in Louisville, Kentucky, on Saturday in response to Vice President Mike Pence’s visit. Pence delivered a speech to small business owners at the Trane Parts and Distribution Center. He touted the GOP’s American Health Care Act – their new plan to replace and repeal the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare). Louisville […]

HHS Secretary Tom Price: ‘Nobody Will Be Worse Off’ When Obamacare Is Repealed (VIDEO)

HHS Secretary Tom Price: ‘Nobody Will Be Worse Off’ When Obamacare Is Repealed (VIDEO)

In order to be a cabinet member in the Trump administration, it’s required that you do as the boss does and lie about everything. That was conclusively proven Sunday on Meet the Press when Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price had the gall to tell host Chuck Todd that even if the Affordable […]

OMG! Look At What These Numbskulls Named Their Healthcare Disaster! (VIDEO)

OMG! Look At What These Numbskulls Named Their Healthcare Disaster! (VIDEO)

We all know that the Affordable Care Act was nicknamed Obamacare, and we are all trying to come up with the most hilarious nickname for the Republican monstrosity that is meant to replace it. But it appears anything we can come up with is not nearly as ridiculous, or as funny, as what the Republicans […]

GOP Reveals Obamacare Alternative – These Senators Are Rebelling Against It (VIDEO)

GOP Reveals Obamacare Alternative – These Senators Are Rebelling Against It (VIDEO)

The Republican Party has tried to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), President Barack Obama’s healthcare bill. Last night, the GOP-run Congress introduced their plan to “replace” the ACA, the American Health Care Act (AHCA). It is just as horrible as we thought it would be. Under this act, Planned Parenthood would be defunded. The […]

Feel The BERN: Sanders Laughs At Trump Healthcare Claim (VIDEO)

Feel The BERN: Sanders Laughs At Trump Healthcare Claim (VIDEO)

Despite his campaign promise to immediately repeal and replace Obamacare, President Donald Trump is quickly finding out that it isn’t that simple. When asked about the delay, Trump admitted that the change would take time and work, and then commented that “nobody knew health care could be so complicated.” Bernie Sanders begs to differ. In […]

Brace Yourselves – Trump To Deliver YUGE Address On Healthcare (VIDEO)

Brace Yourselves – Trump To Deliver YUGE Address On Healthcare (VIDEO)

Get ready, people! President Donald Trump is going to speak about health care tonight. Well, Trumpy-kins actually learned something this week. He found out that health care reform is “complicated.” This is not a drill, he actually said that: He is delivering a big address tonight about his most important policy priorities. The GOP Congressmen […]

GOP Senator Admits His Party’s Obamacare Replacement Is A ‘Horrible Idea’ (VIDEO)

GOP Senator Admits His Party’s Obamacare Replacement Is A ‘Horrible Idea’ (VIDEO)

During a reporter briefing sponsored by The Heritage Foundation, Utah Republican Senator Mike Lee called the Republican Party’s plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act a “horrible idea.” However, he didn’t say this because he wants to keep Obamacare. Rather, he disagrees with the House Republicans’ plan to have replacement policies in the same legislation as […]

Tennessee Republican Says Voters Worried About Healthcare Are ‘Extremists, Kooks, And Radicals’

Tennessee Republican Says Voters Worried About Healthcare Are ‘Extremists, Kooks, And Radicals’

GOP Congressman John J. Duncan has served his district in Tennessee for nearly three decades, but is now refusing to hold a town hall meeting for his constituents–many of whom are worried about what Congressional Republicans will do to the Affordable Care Act–because he says he doesn’t want to hear from “extremists, kooks, and radicals.” […]

Good News, Ladies! These Companies Want To Help You Get Birth Control (VIDEO)

Good News, Ladies! These Companies Want To Help You Get Birth Control (VIDEO)

Welp, we now have a new President. Donald Trump was sworn in just a couple of hours ago. During the entire campaign, he has been preaching many things against women. Planned Parenthood and other birth control providers have been seeing sharp increases in appointments to get contraception. Women are trying to get their pills or […]

Democrats Hold #OurFirstStand Rallies To Fight Obamacare Repeal (VIDEO)

Democrats Hold #OurFirstStand Rallies To Fight Obamacare Repeal (VIDEO)

This week, the Republican Party is already starting their repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). They don’t have any plan to replace it yet. They will just yank 20 million people off of their health insurance with nothing to save them. Many of these people will die if they can’t get their medicine. Today, […]

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