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Healthcare bill defeated: the world ends

Healthcare bill defeated: the world ends

By Jon Rappoport     Reuters: “In the past few years, the House has voted more than 60 times to repeal or alter Obamacare, but Republicans had no hope a repeal would become law as long as Obama was president and could veto their bills.”   But now that the new version of national health […]

Why repeal and replace ObamaCare has always been a scam

Why repeal and replace ObamaCare has always been a scam

  by Lawrence Sellin, PhD, March 26, 2017 During every election cycle, to maintain the illusion of representative government, Republicans tell voters exactly what they want to hear. After the election, successful Republicans candidates either simply ignore their campaign promises or offer legislation that provides the appearance rather than the substance of fulfilling those promises, usually in […]

The Elephant We Know: The Real Issue Behind The Healthcare Debate

The Elephant We Know: The Real Issue Behind The Healthcare Debate

    By Mike Smith Political leaders cannot morally indict citizens in any way without risking backlash from their constituents. This is our silent elephant in the national healthcare debate, and for everyone. It is also the single biggest dilemma for both parties, particularly the GOP, which has in Obamacare a ticking time bomb that […]

Ryancare is Failing — What Should Happen Next?

Ryancare is Failing — What Should Happen Next?

. By Tho Bishop The beltway Republicans are scrambling now that it seems the Obamacare replacement package put forward for Paul Ryan and endorsed by Donald Trump can’t get enough support to get through the House. The failure of the American Health Care Act should surprise no one, as it is a piece of legislation that managed […]

White House: Trump Is Done Negotiating; If House Bill Fails, Obamacare Remains

White House: Trump Is Done Negotiating; If House Bill Fails, Obamacare Remains

By CHARLIE SPIERING White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney emerged from a meeting with House Republicans with an ultimatum. If the House-led effort to replace Obamacare fails, the United States is stuck with Obamacare, according to several Congressional reporters on Twitter. Mulvaney was joined by a group of administration officials including senior advisors Steve Bannon, […]

Obamacare Architect Now Advising Trump On Replacing It

Obamacare Architect Now Advising Trump On Replacing It

President Donald Trump is scheduled to meet Monday with oncologist, bioethicist and Obamacare architect Ezekiel Emanuel about how to effectively overhaul the U.S. health care system. Emanuel’s visit to the White House marks his third face-to-face meeting with Trump since the president defeated former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan […]

The World on January 20, 2017

The World on January 20, 2017

By Victor Davis Hanson, March 14, 2017   Red-blue tensions at home, mounting dangers abroad.   Most Americans are worried about our domestic crises. Obama left office after doubling the debt to $20 trillion. Near-zero interest rates over eight years have impoverished an entire generation of seniors — and yet remain key to servicing the […]

RYANCARE: 5 Serious Problems With The Republican Replacement For Obamacare

RYANCARE: 5 Serious Problems With The Republican Replacement For Obamacare

In 2010, angry Americans elected Republicans to the House of Representatives in the belief that Republicans would fight tooth and nail to repeal Obamacare. In 2014, Republicans took the Senate by making the same promise. In 2016, President Trump won election on the basis of repealing the “disaster” of Obamacare. Now it’s 2017. Republicans have […]

Republicans Unveil Obamacare Repeal Bill

Republicans Unveil Obamacare Repeal Bill

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady and House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden released legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare Monday, which would effectively abolish the penalties linked to the individual and employer mandate and repeals Medicaid expansion by 2020. The bill’s architects said it’s designed to give the powers back […]

Trump Approves Key Component Of GOP Obamacare Replacement

Trump Approves Key Component Of GOP Obamacare Replacement

President Donald Trump voiced approval Tuesday for the Republican plan to use tax credits to help people purchase health insurance in his address to Congress. The president’s nod to the GOP tax-credit proposal Tuesday marks the first time he publicly backed a key component of the Republican proposals to “repeal and replace,” Obamacare. “We should […]

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