Repeal and Replace

Schumer To Trump: Repeal And Replace Is ‘Off The Table’ (Video)

Schumer To Trump: Repeal And Replace Is ‘Off The Table’ (Video)

It has been almost one year since Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States, and nine months since he took office. In that amount of time, Trump has accomplished none of the major campaign promises he vowed to his base on the campaign trail. For progressives and his other opponents, this […]

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 […]

Guess Which State Will Probably Keep #1 Spot In Uninsured Residents (VIDEO)

Guess Which State Will Probably Keep #1 Spot In Uninsured Residents (VIDEO)

Texas has both the highest percentage of people without health insurance in the country (nearly one in five) and the largest absolute number of uninsured (4.6 million). Sadly, the American Health Care Act – the GOP’s Obamacare replacement plan – will probably make the situation in Texas even worse. Texas was one of the big […]

Trumpcare Will End Health Insurance As We Know It — Here’s How (VIDEO)

Trumpcare Will End Health Insurance As We Know It — Here’s How (VIDEO)

By now, everyone knows that the American Health Care Act – the GOP’s slapdash replacement for Obamacare – is terrible. But just how terrible is it, really? Jon Perr answers that very question in a recent piece published this week on Daily Kos. Comparing the AHCA to Obamacare is the only way to fully understand how […]

Obamacare Repeal Could Violate International Law (VIDEO)

Obamacare Repeal Could Violate International Law (VIDEO)

Republicans have learned the hard way that repealing Obamacare isn’t easy. But repealing the landmark healthcare legislation may not just be difficult, but illegal under international law. According to a newly-published appeal from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR), a repeal that could cause nearly 30 million to lose […]

State Think Tanks: Healthcare Repeal And Replace Not A Good Plan (VIDEO)

State Think Tanks: Healthcare Repeal And Replace Not A Good Plan (VIDEO)

The House is set to vote on the Obamacare replacement bill later today. But a series of sobering independent studies from think tanks across the country should give our Representatives pause before they cast their votes to make any changes to our healthcare. The Illinois Health and Hospital Association, for instance, said that the GOP healthcare plan would […]

ANOTHER LEAK – The Draft Version Of The ‘Deplorable Care Act’ Has Escaped Congress (VIDEO)

ANOTHER LEAK – The Draft Version Of The ‘Deplorable Care Act’ Has Escaped Congress (VIDEO)

The leaky ship of state has struck again. Somehow a 105 page draft version of the Republicans’ plan has been leaked into the hands of the media and is making the rounds of health care experts. One such expert is Ron Pollack of Families USA. He said: “This leaked Republican proposal, if enacted, would put us on […]

Oh, The Irony: John Boehner Laughs At GOP Plan To Repeal And Replace ACA (VIDEO)

Oh, The Irony: John Boehner Laughs At GOP Plan To Repeal And Replace ACA (VIDEO)

When he heard Republicans talking about a fast repeal and replacement of “Obamacare” last fall, John Boehner says  he laughed out loud. The former Republican Speaker of the House was speaking to a medical conference in Orlando, Florida when he made the remarks. He told the crowd he knew right away that Donald Trump’s promise […]