Monthly Archives: June 2017

The script is up and running: Democrats stage a healthcare drama – Washington Times


Washington Times

The script is up and running: Democrats stage a healthcare drama
Washington Times
Democrats have been busy crafting a political epic, which is the fate of the American Health Care Act. The “Trumpcare” story may prove to be great family fare with a happy ending, or a heroic saga. No doubt, Democrats would prefer the Republican ...

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Untangling politics of health care, Russian interference – PBS NewsHour


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Untangling politics of health care, Russian interference
PBS NewsHour
The Republican base is prioritizing repealing the Affordable Care Act above potential consequences of the current proposal, which the Senate is expected to vote on this week, says NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Jeff Greenfield. On the health ...

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Senate Republicans face key week as more lawmakers waver in support for health-care bill – Washington Post


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Senate Republicans face key week as more lawmakers waver in support for health-care bill
Washington Post
Senate Republicans are facing down an increasingly daunting challenge to secure the votes necessary to pass legislation to dramatically change President Barack Obama's signature health-care law, and several senators said they would like more time to ...
GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care billCNN
Trumpcare Will Bring Chaos to Health Care MarketMother Jones
Sens. Johnson, Sanders: No Way Vote Should Happen on Health Care Bill This WeekNBCNews.com
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Kellyanne Conway Says the Senate Health Care Bill Doesn’t Cut Medicaid. That’s Not True – TIME


TIME

Kellyanne Conway Says the Senate Health Care Bill Doesn't Cut Medicaid. That's Not True
TIME
But the draft of the health care bill Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released on Thursday includes steep cuts to Medicaid, aiming to phase out the federal funding implemented under Obamacare for states to expand Medicaid eligibility.
'Why is the president going back on his promise?' Anchor grills Kellyanne Conway on the Senate healthcare billBusiness Insider
Conway on healthcare bill: 'These are not cuts to Medicaid'The Hill

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China’s rejuvenation: West is missing the wood for the trees – TODAYonline


China's rejuvenation: West is missing the wood for the trees
TODAYonline
The West, in its current form, needs the “rejuvenation”, if it could organise itself to come up with plans or have the wherewithal to do so. Demonising others for its problems and shaping narratives that glorify its past is self-denial. It is easy for ...

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Sanders draws thousands to rallies against Senate healthcare bill – The Hill


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Sanders draws thousands to rallies against Senate healthcare bill
The Hill
The events are meant to urge senators to oppose the Senate GOP healthcare plan. As part of the tour, Sanders was scheduled to headline three rallies in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia as he joins the Democratic effort to stop the push to repeal ...
Sanders urges Capito to vote against Senate health care billWashington Times
Bernie Sanders rallies Pittsburgh crowd to oppose GOP healthcare billPittsburgh Post-Gazette
'This is barbaric': Bernie Sanders lambastes GOP healthcare billBusiness Insider
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Conservative Koch network criticizes US Senate healthcare bill – Reuters


Reuters

Conservative Koch network criticizes US Senate healthcare bill
Reuters
Officials with the conservative U.S. political network overseen by the Koch brothers say they are unhappy with the healthcare bill that may be voted on by the Senate this week and will lobby for changes to it. At a weekend event with conservative ...
Koch Network 'Disappointed' in Health Care Bill, Targets Midterm ElectionsNBCNews.com
Koch Brothers' Groups Criticize GOP Senate Health Care Bill For Not Being Conservative EnoughHuffPost
Koch brothers' political network critical of Senate healthcare billCNN
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We Will Never Have A Self-Reliant Healthcare System – Forbes


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We Will Never Have A Self-Reliant Healthcare System
Forbes
As Ross Douthat says, the senate healthcare bill “officially reconciles the Republican Party to the idea that the government should provide support for working-class health insurance”. Unfortunately, I don't think the whole country is reconciled to ...

On healthcare, GOP loss could be a win – CNN


CNN

On healthcare, GOP loss could be a win
CNN
Julian Zelizer, a history and public affairs professor at Princeton University and a CNN political analyst, is the author of "The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society." He's co-host of the "Politics ...
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Trump: ‘I think we are going to get there’ on health care – ABC News


Trump: 'I think we are going to get there' on health care
ABC News
As five Republicans have come out in opposition to the current GOP health care bill, President Donald Trump in an interview with Fox News on Sunday expressed optimism that the Senate will pass the plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act ...

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