July 24, 2017

The health care vote is less than 48 hours away and Republicans don’t know what they’re voting on

One Senate Democrat said it's "bananas" that Republicans are planning a vote but have no idea what will be voted on.

July 21, 2017

Obamacare repeal bill dealt yet another possibly fatal blow by Senate parliamentarian

Republicans will need to find 60 votes in support of their Obamacare repeal bill, or else strip it of abortion restrictions and a provision that defunds Planned Parenthood.
July 19, 2017

Trump to GOP sens. who defected from health care bill: They “might not be [here] very much longer!”

Donald Trump seemingly threatened the political futures of Senate Republicans who did not support the Obamacare repeal bill.
July 19, 2017

New report says Trump is trying to sabotage Obamacare. Here’s why that would be disastrous.

Trump thinks he won't be blamed for taking actionable steps to defund Obamacare, which would cause costs to rise for millions of Americans.
July 18, 2017

GOP plan to repeal Obamacare without a replacement is dead

The plan lacks support less than 24 hours after Republicans announced plans to vote on it.
July 18, 2017

GOP Sen. Capito won’t vote on strict Obamacare repeal: “I did not come to Washington to hurt people”

Capito voted for a straight Obamacare repeal with no replacement in 2015. Two years later, Capito says she won't vote for that again.

July 18, 2017

Straight Obamacare repeal vote could expose GOP senators’ true feelings about the health care law

Without President Barack Obama to save them with a veto, Senate Republicans will show whether their Obamacare repeal vote was for real, or just a political ploy.
July 16, 2017

Under siege on Russia and health care, Trump’s White House plans more “theme weeks”

The White House will stage three weeks of events around "Made in America," "American Heroes" and "American Dreams."
July 15, 2017

Mitch McConnell has $200 billion to convince wary senators to repeal Obamacare

At least six states are slated for favorable treatment.
July 13, 2017

Revised GOP health plan slammed by Democrats, faces uncertainty from Republicans

The revised Better Care Reconciliation Act faces an uncertain path forward.

July 13, 2017

Senate health care bill already on the brink of collapse

Republicans are one vote away from seeing their revised health care bill go down in flames.
July 13, 2017

4 key ways the revised GOP health plan is different than the original

It includes a version of the controversial "Cruz Amendment" allowing insurers to sell cheap, minimal-coverage plans.
July 13, 2017

Senate GOP releases revised health care plan that removes the tax cuts but still slashes Medicaid

The new bill makes small tweaks to the old bill, which didn't have enough Republican support to pass.
July 13, 2017

Donald Trump Jr.’s Russia scandal is sabotaging the White House’s agenda

"It's sucking the oxygen out of the room, everybody knows that," Sen. John McCain told CNN.
July 12, 2017

The GOP demanded to see Democrats’ health care plan, so House Dems took them up on that dare

Republicans wanted Democrats to release their plan. Here it is.

July 8, 2017

Pressure on GOP to reject Obamacare repeal grows, with bill’s future in doubt

After missing his best shot to pass the bill under the radar, Mitch McConnell's options are diminishing.
July 6, 2017

Oregon’s legislators just passed a bill protecting women’s reproductive rights

Oregon's Reproductive Health Equity Act would provide abortions at no cost to patients who don't qualify for health care coverage.
July 6, 2017

Angry constituents descend upon senators’ offices across the US to #SitInSaveLives for health care

Protesters are being arrested just for trying to talk to their representatives.
July 5, 2017

Hillary Clinton fires back at GOP tweet demanding her health care plan

"Right here," Clinton tweeted in response to Republicans' demands to see her health care plan. “Includes radical provisions like how not to kick 23 mil ppl off their coverage."
July 5, 2017

The GOP is now trying to pin its health care woes on… Hillary Clinton?

Republicans, who have excluded Democrats from the health care bill drafting process, are now trying to blame Hillary Clinton for not having a plan.

July 5, 2017

Senate Republicans avoid July 4 parades — and their constituents — amid health care debate

Many Senate Republicans avoided the tradition of marching in July 4 parades. Those who did got an earful on health care.
July 3, 2017

Senate Republicans could be gearing up for a health care vote next week

One plan would essentially create more expensive high-risk pools that would cover people with pre-existing conditions.
June 30, 2017

The 'Handmaid's Tale'-inspired protests are now a movement unto themselves

NARAL, Planned Parenthood and Action Together are behind many of the viral protests borrowing imagery from Margaret Atwood's novel.
June 30, 2017

Trump urges GOP to "repeal and then replace at a later date." Here’s why that would be a disaster.

A repeal without a replacement would lead 32 million people to lose insurance coverage and cause premiums to skyrocket, the CBO said.
June 29, 2017

Senate Republicans are coming closer to repealing Obamacare and replacing it with… Obamacare?

Senate Republicans mull over changes to their health care bill that make it look more and more like Obamacare.

June 27, 2017

Senate Republicans' Obamacare repeal bill may be flatlining

Republican leadership is scrambling to convert skeptical senators to let the bill move forward to a final vote.
June 23, 2017

Republicans are reportedly worried Democrats will pass single-payer health care if ACA repeal fails

GOP leadership seems to be regarding the Senate Republicans' health plan as a make-or-break moment.
June 22, 2017

Democrats blast "heartless" Republican health care bill

Senate Democrats seek to stall "monstrosity of a bill" as Republican leaders push for quick AHCA vote.
June 22, 2017

Experts say the Senate health care bill is even worse for poor people than the House bill

Many expected the Senate to moderate the House bill. That didn't happen.