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'Millions' Fewer With Health Insurance Under GOP Bill, CBO Says 26.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
But Senate Republicans are changing their bill so much, the CBO can't tell exactly how many millions.
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GOP Sweetens Healthcare Bill For Conservatives By Dropping Birth Control Coverage Rule 26.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
55 million women stand to lose contraception coverage.
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'We Are Outraged': Thousands Of Faith Leaders Oppose GOP Health Care Bill 26.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
The religious leaders' open letter said the bill would force "America’s most vulnerable people to face unnecessary and immoral obstacles."
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Hundreds Of Protesters Gather On Capitol Hill Over GOP Health Care Bill 25.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
Many activists said they were prepared to be arrested.
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The Clock Is Running Out on Health Program for 9 Million Kids 25.9.2017 Truthout - All Articles
With Congress preoccupied with a series of Republican efforts to repeal and replace the ACA, little attention has been paid to a long-running bipartisan program providing insurance coverage to millions of American children: the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) which provides coverage to nine million American children. University of Miami Pediatrician, Dr. Gwen Wurm, does a checkup on Christina Brownlee, 5, at the University of Miami Pediatric clinic October 3, 2007 in Miami, Florida. (Photo: Joe Raedle / Getty Images)   Truthout combats corporate power by bringing you trustworthy, independent news. Join our mission by making a donation now! Since the inauguration of President Trump, health care has been front and center in American politics. Yet, attention has almost exclusively been focused on the Affordable Care Act, most recently in the form of  Graham-Cassidy . With Congress preoccupied with a series of Republican efforts to repeal and replace the ACA, little attention has been paid to a ...
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Doctors, Hospitals And Insurers Ask Senate To Reject Graham-Cassidy 24.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
“Health care is too important to get wrong. Let’s take the time to get it right.”
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The Graham-Cassidy Bill Continues The Mean Assault On Our Children’s Health 23.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
Who supports these harmful anti-child policies?
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If Republicans Repeal Obamacare, 'Medicare For All' Will Come Sooner 22.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
Senator Graham, be careful what you wish for.
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Just When You Thought Graham And Cassidy Couldn't Get More Cynical 22.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
They are exploiting a problem Republicans created, in order to take away coverage from millions.
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Graham-Cassidy: A Moral Outrage That Could End Coverage for 30 Million 22.9.2017 Truthout - All Articles
An activist holds a sign during a demonstration against the proposed repealing of the Affordable Care Act in New York City, July 29, 2017. (Photo: Albin Lohr-Jones / Pacific Press / LightRocket via Getty Images) Momentum is moving quickly in the Senate to pass the Graham-Cassidy ACA repeal bill. With just one hearing and virtually no debate, senators are working hard behind the scenes to gather the 50 votes needed for a bill that is potentially a bigger threat and more damaging than the previous repeal efforts. An activist holds a sign during a demonstration against the proposed repealing of the Affordable Care Act in New York City, July 29, 2017. (Photo: Albin Lohr-Jones / Pacific Press / LightRocket via Getty Images) The mountain of false health care promises made by members of Congress is starting to avalanche: We won't repeal without an adequate replacement. No one will lose coverage. No one will be discriminated against because of a preexisting condition. Premiums will go down. Congress will move ...
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A Hospital Crisis Is Killing Rural Communities. This State Is 'Ground Zero.' 22.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
Inside three Georgia counties that have struggled to keep their hospitals ― and futures  ― alive.
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Kimmel, Atop Scorched Earth, Takes Aim At Trump Over Health Care Bill 22.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
“He doesn’t know the difference between Medicare and Medicaid. He barely knows the difference between Melania and Ivanka.”
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This Unique, Terrible, Phony, Fraught-With-Lies Moment In American Politics 22.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
Graham-Cassidy is just as much a wolf as past Republican repeal bills, despite its sheep’s clothing.
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Trump's Whole Approach To Health Care Boiled Down To One Tweet 21.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
It was never about fixing Obamacare, it was about deleting it.
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Bill Cassidy Says Jimmy Kimmel 'Doesn't Understand' Health Care. Experts Say He Does. 21.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
The senator made more misleading claims about his Obamacare repeal bill after the comedian bashed him for a second night.
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Trump Doesn't Seem To Know What's In The Health Care Bill He Wants To Pass 21.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
The president, praising the "great bill," claimed it protects coverage of preexisting conditions. It doesn't.
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How the Latest Effort to Repeal Obamacare Would Affect Millions 21.9.2017 Truthout - All Articles
At the end of July, the nation held its collective breath as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) looked poised to achieve his most formidable parliamentary accomplishment: the  repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act . But Republican hopes were dashed by one of their own, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), who  cast the deciding vote  that appeared to decisively derail the multi-year effort.  McCain called to return to "regular order," to work through committees, to bring in and listen to experts, to be open and transparent, and perhaps most importantly, to at least listen to both parties. And indeed, Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA) went to work, bringing together demands from Republicans like  more flexibility for states to waive certain provisions of the ACA , and demands from Democrats to provide cost-sharing subsidies, for example, to  stabilize health care markets . The bipartisanship appeared to be spreading as  Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Ron Wyden (D-OR)  appeared to ...
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Obamacare Repeal Depends On 3 GOP Senators Breaking Their Word 21.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
What will Susan Collins, John McCain and Lisa Murkowski do?
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Basically The Entire Health Care System Hates The New Obamacare Repeal Bill 21.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
Groups representing doctors, hospitals, nursing homes, insurance companies and more are lined up against the GOP bill.
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Virginia Republican Flip-Flops Almost Immediately On Opposing GOP Health Care Bill 21.9.2017 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
The Graham-Cassidy bill is causing problems for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ed Gillespie.
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