MEDICARE

“Al Franken Leads The Charge To Protect Nursing Home Residents From Trump Enabled Abuse”


POLITICUS USA

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) is leading the effort to stop Trump from abandoning an Obama era rule that allowed residents of nursing homes to sue facilities when they were abused.

“Trump White House Says Diabetics Don’t Deserve Health Care”


POLITICUS USA

Trump Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said that people with Type 2 diabetes don’t deserve to have health insurance because they gave themselves diabetes.

“Republicans back away from Donald Trump’s Medicare gutting and tariff plans”


SALON

The president-elect may have trouble unifying his party behind some core components of his and Paul Ryan's agenda

The president-elect may have trouble unifying his party behind some core components of his and Paul Ryan’s agenda

“Not Just Obamacare: Medicaid, Medicare Also On GOP’s Chopping Block”


HUFFINGTON POST

Donald Trump and Republican leaders in Congress have made clear they are serious about repealing Obamacare, and doing so quickly. But don’t assume their dismantling of government health insurance programs will stop there.

For about two decades now, Republicans have been talking about radically changing the government’s two largest health insurance programs, Medicaid and Medicare.”  MORE

“Obamacare keeps working: New data puts repeal-happy Republicans like Paul Ryan in a tough spot”


SALON

Rep. Paul Ryan, R- Wis., speaks at a news conference following a House GOP meeting, Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Ryan told GOP lawmakers that he will run for speaker, but only if they embrace him by week's end as their consensus candidate, an ambitious bid to impose unity on a disordered and divided House. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Rep. Paul Ryan, R- Wis., speaks at a news conference following a House GOP meeting, Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Ryan told GOP lawmakers that he will run for speaker, but only if they embrace him by week’s end as their consensus candidate, an ambitious bid to impose unity on a disordered and divided House. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

“POLITICS Nikki Haley Is Giving The GOP’s State Of The Union Response. This Is Her Record.”


THINK PROGRESS

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“Jeb Bush’s Obamacare Replacement Scraps Protections For People With Pre-Existing Conditions”


THINK PROGRESS

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