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  1. Nevada GOP gov rips ObamaCare repeal bill: Flexibility it promises 'a false choice'

    Thehill.com - Politics 09.22 / 03:02 thehill.com
    "I will not pit seniors, children, families, the mentally ill, the critically ill, hospitals, care providers, or any other Nevadan against each," GOP governor…
  2. Axelrod: I cried when they passed Obamacare

    Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA) 09.22 / 00:54 gantdaily.com
    I wept the night the Affordable Care Act passed. Through my closed office door in the White House, I could hear President Obama and my colleagues cheer as the final tally came in from the House of Representatives that, at long last, would send the ACA to his desk. But I wasn’t there. Sensing my…
  3. Program used to enroll Ohioans in Medicaid, Obamacare exchanges to shut down, cause layoffs

    Cleveland.com - Business 09.22 / 00:43 cleveland.com
    A service that helps Ohioans enroll in Medicaid and the healthcare exchanges is shutting down and most of its 54 employees will be laid off, executives…
  4. Judge: Aetna lied about quitting Obamacare

    CNNMoney - Insurance 09.22 / 00:42 money.cnn.com
    A federal judge concluded that Aetna dropped Obamacare coverage in certain markets to help its merger, not for business purposes like the company…
  5. GOP takes final stab at undoing Obamacare

    Ncnewsonline.com - Pennsylvania (PA) 09.21 / 23:22 ncnewsonline.com
    WASHINGTON — As Senate Republicans make a final stab this year at undoing former President Barack Obama's health care law, health care advocates are urging their legislators to vote against the m…
  6. CNN Sells Out America By Holding A Debate To Help Republicans Kill Obamacare

    Politicususa.com - Politics 09.21 / 23:09 politicususa.com
    CNN is setting up a debate with Sens. Cassidy, Graham, Klobuchar, and Sanders that looks designed to help Republicans kill…
  7. Alex Jones tells Jimmy Kimmel to stop “pimping your kid out there to push Obamacare”

    Mediamatters.org - Media 09.21 / 23:06 mediamatters.org
    ALEX JONES (HOST): So why don’t you stop beating up on one of the little candy asses [Brian Kilmeade] over there at Fox News and stop using your son to talk about how you’re going to kick people’s asses to promote violence in America? How about that? How about you actually help some kids, buddy? Instead of using your kid, instead of pimping your kid out there to push Obamacare that’s designed to wreck health care. Now maybe you don’t know what you’re doing, and that’s OK, so we forgive you…
  8. Fox host: "All of Obamacare is immoral. All of Obamacare has resulted in human suffering"

    Mediamatters.org - Media 09.21 / 23:06 mediamatters.org
    LISA KENNEDY MONTGOMERY (CO-HOST): I mean, the whole enterprise, all of Obamacare is immoral. All of Obamacare has resulted in human suffering. And all you have to do is look at someplace like Alaska, where people's premiums have quadrupled since 2013. And that's why -- they've gone up even more in Alaska, and that's why [Sen.] Lisa Murkowski [(R-AK)], one the senators from that state, is having a really tough time with this, because she has to make sure that if she makes another promise on…
  9. Jimmy Kimmel Knows Comedy, Not What Ails Obamacare, Conservatives Say

    Dailysignal.com - Health 09.21 / 22:58 dailysignal.com
    Jimmy Kimmel may be a funny man, but he doesn’t understand Obamacare, according to a U.S. senator who the late-night TV host slammed this week... Read More The post Jimmy Kimmel Knows Comedy, Not What Ails Obamacare, Conservatives Say appeared first on The Daily S…
  10. Rounds: Obamacare replacement means more money for South Dakota

    Kelo.com - Sioux Falls 09.21 / 22:50 kelo.com
    WASHINGTON, D.C. (KELO.com) South Dakota U.S. Senator Mike Rounds (R) says the new Obamacare replacement bill will mean more money for South Dakota: "Compared to what we are receiving right now, which is slighly under $800 million during that same time period, it means as much as $1.3 or 1.4 billion in additional revenues available to the state." Senator Rounds explains that the Graham-Cassidy Bill will return more healthcare control to the 50 states - Governor Daugaard and other…
  11. Double-digit spike for NM Obamacare premiums

    Abqjournal.com-NM 09.21 / 22:47 www.abqjournal.com
    It looks like Obamacare premiums for New Mexico policyholders will spike by double digits in 2018. Regulators have approved the largest health insurance premium increase in the four-year history of New Mexico’s subsidized exchange, state Insurance Superintendent John Franchini said. Average premium increases for 2018 will range from 36 percent to 41 percent for mid-level […
  12. Gay Republican Who Relentlessly Attacked Obamacare Now Begging Public To Pay His Medical Bills

    Thegailygrind.com - Lifestyle 09.21 / 22:32 thegailygrind.com
    An Arizona Republican known as “Sassy Gay Republican” to his nearly 30,000 Twitter followers has launched a GoFundMe account to help pay for his hospital bills after he was allegedly involved in a car accident. The openly gay Twitter user who is known for his prolific attacks on Obamacare, progressive politics, and “lying and corrupt Democrats,” has […] The post Gay Republican Who Relentlessly Attacked Obamacare Now Begging Public To Pay His Medical Bills appeared first on…
  13. U.S. Democrats Urge Full Review Before Senate Vote on Latest Obamacare Attack

    WASHINGTON (Reuters)—Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress on Monday demanded that lawmakers wait to find out the budgetary and healthcare impacts of a new, last-ditch legislative effort by Republicans to repeal Obamacare before voting on it. In their long-running war on former President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law, Senate Republicans are now proposing to replace... [Read M…
  14. Fox News host claims made-up ‘human suffering’ is caused by ‘immoral’ Obamacare

    Thinkprogress.org - Politics 09.21 / 22:10 thinkprogress.org
    When Republicans were making an ultimately unsuccessful push to pass a Trumpcare bill in late June, Fox News’ Lisa Kennedy Montgomery criticized progressive “hysteria” about the bill, which would’ve cost more than 20 million Americans their health care, since “we’re all going to die” anyway. Now the former MTV VJ has offered another hot take on the existing […]…
  15. Obama: GOP attempts to repeal Obamacare are ‘aggravating’

    Jerusalemonline.com - Israel 09.21 / 22:06 jerusalemonline.com
    Former US President Barack Obama defended his Affordable Care Act in his latest public appearance, saying leaders are inflicting “human suffering.” Meanwhile, US President Donald Trump claimed that the GOP appeal has a “very good chance” to pass…
  16. Sen. Casey: Latest Republican Obamacare Repeal Bill Will Cripple Opioid Treatment

    Just as the opioid crisis is killing thousands, says U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, the latest Republican attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act would deny needed insurance for…
  17. Which states could win and lose from the new ObamaCare repeal bill  

    Thehill.com - Health 09.21 / 21:17 thehill.com
     The ObamaCare repeal bill set for a possible vote next week in the Senate would create winners and losers among the 50 states that would be asked to implement their own health care plans with block grants of federal funding.The bill, …
  18. Dems call for extended ObamaCare open enrollment in wake of storms

    Thehill.com - Health 09.21 / 21:17 thehill.com
    Two top House Democrats are urging the Trump administration to extend the open enrollment period for ObamaCare and Medicare Advantage plans in the wake of a series of major hurricanes.In a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price…
  19. Nadler blasts latest GOP effort to repeal Obamacare

    Brooklyneagle.com - New York 09.21 / 21:03 brooklyneagle.com
    As the latest Republican Party effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) appeared to be gaining momentum in the…
  20. GOP Still Trying to Get Votes for Graham-Cassidy Bill to Repeal, Replace Obamacare

    Ktla.com - Los Angeles 09.21 / 20:54 ktla.com
    Republicans in the Senate have just nine days left before a crucial deadline to pass their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Here are three key takeaways: – GOP leaders still don’t have the votes to pass a bill sponsored by Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy. – Those Republican leaders are doing everything they can behind closed doors to get those votes – The next few days are likely to be quiet in terms of news…