The Senate GOP Rushed To Repeal Obamacare -- And The House Is Set To Join Them - Forbes

The GOP is on a roll this week, as they hurry to ram through ill-planned legislation and cabinet appointments without adequate debate and oversight. By scheduling multiple Senate confirmation hearings on the same day, for example, they clearly ...

House votes to begin repealing Obamacare - Reuters

WASHINGTON U.S. House Republicans on Friday won passage of a measure starting the process of dismantling Obamacare, despite concerns about not having a ready replacement and the potential financial cost of repealing Democratic President Barack ...

GOP's Go-Slow 'Rescue Mission' Plan To Replace Obamacare - NPR

As their first major act of the new Congress, Republicans rushed approval of a budget resolution this week that sets up a framework for repealing Obamacare, but what exactly to replace it with is still a puzzle Republicans are piecing together. And it ...

How Last Night's Obamacare Votes Could Affect Addiction Care - Pacific Standard

In a first step to repealing the Affordable Care Act, Senate Republicans struck down two provisions that are considered crucial to expanding substance use disorders and other mental-health care in the United States. By Francie Diep. Senate Majority ...

With Obamacare facing repeal, what happens next? - Dallas News (blog)

Jonathan Osborne of Louisville, Ky., was out of work and covered through the Affordable Care Act when his bladder cancer was diagnosed. "When I go back to work and have to pay something for my insurance, I won't holler and pout about it," he said.

Congress takes first step toward dismantling the Affordable Care Act - PBS NewsHour

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan and House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) introduce Representative Steve Stivers (R-OH), Representative Jason Smith (R-MO) and Representative Luke Messer (R-IN) as new members of the House Republican ...

US patients await Obamacare's fate - BBC News

As Republicans begin their repeal of the Affordable Care Act, patients weigh in on how the act has changed their medical care. At first, 20-year-old Duncan DeLoach figured that the persistent, squeezing feeling he had at the base of his spine was just ...

Here are the lies Paul Ryan told about Obamacare during his town hall meeting - Los Angeles Times

We know that House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wisc.) is desperate to repeal the Affordable Care Act. What he never has been able to explain adequately is why. Oh, sure, Ryan has offered some rhetorical explanations. He says Obamacare is “collapsing.

The House just took another major step toward repealing Obamacare - Yahoo Finance

The US House of Representatives on Friday struck the second blow against the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare. The House passed a resolution Friday that directs committees in the Senate to draft legislation that would repeal the ACA.

The Biggest Changes Obamacare Made, and Those That May Disappear - New York Times

After years of vowing to repeal the Affordable Care Act, as it is formally known, Republican lawmakers in both chambers of Congress have now passed a bill that will make it easier to gut the law. Because they are using a special budget process ...

House takes first step to repeal ObamaCare - The Hill

The House on Friday voted to begin the process of repealing ObamaCare, despite defections from some Republicans wary of rushing ahead without a plan to replace the law. Lawmakers voted largely along party lines, 227-198, to approve a budget resolution ...

7 Reasons the Affordable Care Act Matters to the LGBTQ Community - Human Rights Campaign (blog)

Congress has voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) — landmark legislation that provides access to healthcare for 22 million Americans, including millions of LGBTQ people. President Obama has blocked their attempts in the past, but next week ...

Cancer Survivor Saved By Obamacare Confronts Paul Ryan On Its Repeal - GOOD Magazine

At a town hall moderated by CNN's Jake Tapper, Jeff Jeans introduced himself to House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-WI, as an enduring Republican and someone who worked in both the Reagan and Bush campaigns. He said that he's a small business owner ...

Don't repeal Obamacare without a workable replacement - Dallas News

President-elect Donald Trump and House and Senate Republicans are on a bullet train toward repealing the Obama administration's centerpiece health care legislative accomplishment but are far from a quick consensus on what will replace it. Congress this ...

Watch This Man Tell Paul Ryan How Obamacare Saved His Life - SELF

At a CNN town hall on Thursday, a Republican cancer survivor put a very personal face on the national debate over the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare or the ACA). “Because of the Affordable Care Act, I'm standing here today," survivor Jeff ...

Where GOP Governors Stand on 'Repeal and Replace' - Governing

The Obamacare debate puts them in a tough spot and for many, up against their Republican counterparts in Congress. by Mattie Quinn | January 13, 2017. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, left, and Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson at the Republican Governors ...

Lifelong Republican to Speaker Ryan: Obamacare saved my life - CNN

(CNN) An audience member at CNN's town hall with House Speaker Paul Ryan said President Barack Obama saved his life through the Affordable Care Act. Jeff Jeans of Sedona, Arizona, told Ryan, who is leading the fight in the House to repeal Obamacare, ...

Obamacare Repeal: What Happens to Birth Control Coverage? - Money Magazine

It's looking like women may have to go back to paying out-of-pocket for contraception if Obamacare gets gutted. Senate Republicans took the first step toward repealing the Affordable Care Act during Thursday's "vote-a-rama" -- and while voting on a ...

House takes first step towards repealing Obamacare - CNN

Washington (CNN) The House of Representatives began the process of dismantling the Affordable Care Act on Friday, approving a budget resolution on a mostly party line vote. The vote was 227-198. The Senate passed the measure earlier this week.

Cancer Survivor Tells Paul Ryan: 'I'd Be Dead' Without Obamacare - Huffington Post

A man who survived cancer despite a grim diagnosis challenged House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on his efforts to repeal Obamacare. “Because of the Affordable Care Act, I'm standing here today,” Jeff Jeans told Ryan at a CNN town hall event on ...