“When nursing homes push out poor and disabled patients”


SALON

“She had until midnight to decide.

Willis’ Medicaid managed-care plan had told the home that it was cutting off payment because she no longer qualified for such a high level of care. If Willis, 58, stayed and paid the daily rate, her Social Security disability money would run out in three days. But if she left, she had nowhere to go. She’d recently become homeless after a breakup and said she couldn’t even afford a room-and-board setting.” MORE

“White House eyes harder line on shutdown talks”


POLITICO

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“Donald Trump is coming for your Social Security: How the GOP plans a bait and switch to cut taxes — and pensions”


SALON

“Trump rattles GOP lawmakers with Twitter power”


POLITICO

The president-elect’s decision to turn his vast following on Republican lawmakers has some wondering if this is the new normal.

The president-elect’s decision to turn his vast following on Republican lawmakers has some wondering if this is the new normal.

“Are Republicans Crazy Enough to Go After Social Security?”


NEW YORK MAGAZINE

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“Social Security Advocates Slam Donald Trump And The Republican Platform”


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“Senate Liberals Roar With Bill To Give Seniors, The Disabled, And Veterans A Raise”


POLITICUS USA

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“How the GOP almost forced a Social Security disaster: Everything you need to know about their disgraceful hostage-taking”


SALON

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“Republicans Betray Vets and The Troops By Promising To Pay China First”


POLITICUS USA

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