Tag Archives: ObamaCare

Thursday Open Thread | Even Though the Fight Over Trumpcare Is Over (for now), the Sabotage of Obamacare CONTINUES

They didn’t get Trumpcare, but that doesn’t mean that they aren’t trying to destroy Obamacare. Stay alert folks and spread the word. Trump GUTTED funding for ACA advertising—and SLASHED the open enrollment period. So he *really* doesn't want you to … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Trump fails to force health care vote in his first 100 days

Washington (CNN) House GOP leaders, despite a furious push Thursday, were unable to wrangle the votes necessary to move forward on their latest effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The development short-circuits, yet again, the House effort … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Repealing Obamacare could violate international law

We’ve already seen that repealing Obamacare is politically perilous. Now there’s a new complication: It may also violate international law. The United Nations has contacted the Trump administration as part of an investigation into whether repealing the Affordable Care Act … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | So….they couldn’t have the vote on the abomination known as Trumpcare

Hmmph These petty people told folks that the vote to repeal Obamacare would happen yesterday, which is the 7th Anniversary of its passage. Yes, they really are that petty. But…like Orange Julius, the Zombie Eyed Granny Killer doesn’t know how … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | When You Believe the GOP, and it comes back to bite you….

When you remind them that the GOP took over 50 votes for repeal….And ask them what they thought that meant…. Gymnastics ensues, as to why fat meat ain’t greasy. I’m going to continue to ask this….STOP WRITING THESE ARTICLES. Honestly? … Continue reading

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Here is a breakdown about Trumpcare from Al Giordano..and why it’s hard to get rid of Obamacare

Al is one of our favorite people Here’s a fabulous tweet thread: Al Giordano‏Verified account @AlGiordano 1. The main reason Republicans are quickly choking on their proposed repeal of Obamacare is that it was so well constructed for this moment. … Continue reading

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The CBO Has Scored Trumpcare-It’s an Evil Legislative Disaster

The beginning, middle and end of Trumpcare: The GOP health bill would completely wipe out the predicted coverage gains (+23M) from the ACA. This piece of evil tax cut legislation, masquerading as a Healthcare Replacement for Obamacare would : Give … Continue reading

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