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Promising 'A Better Deal,' Democrats try to rebrand party - Wisconsin Gazette;

Promising 'A Better Deal,' Democrats try to rebrand party - Wisconsin Gazette

Wisconsin GazettePromising 'A Better Deal,' Democrats try to rebrand partyWisconsin GazettePromising “A Better Deal” for American workers, Democratic Party leaders have rolled out a new agenda with a populist pitch aimed at winning back the working-class voters they lost to President Donald Trump last November. Earlier this summer ...and more »

Donald Trump threatened insurance companies' 'bailouts.' Here's what that means - PolitiFact;

Donald Trump threatened insurance companies' 'bailouts.' Here's what that means - PolitiFact

PolitiFactDonald Trump threatened insurance companies' 'bailouts.' Here's what that meansPolitiFactPresident Donald Trump warned lawmakers he would cut off billions in federal funding that insurance companies receive through Obamacare if Congress fails to pass new health care legislation. "If a new HealthCare Bill is not approved quickly, BAILOUTS ...and more »

Fact check on Trump's tweets regarding Obamacare, stock market - Omaha World-Herald;

Fact check on Trump's tweets regarding Obamacare, stock market - Omaha World-Herald

Omaha World-HeraldFact check on Trump's tweets regarding Obamacare, stock marketOmaha World-HeraldPresident Donald Trump tweeted Monday: “If ObamaCare is hurting people, & it is, why shouldn't it hurt the insurance companies & why should Congress not be paying what public pays?” If ObamaCare is hurting people, & it is, why shouldn't it hurt the ...and more »

Shifting gears: US wants Congress to shelf healthcare reform - Becker's ASC Review

Shifting gears: US wants Congress to shelf healthcare reformBecker's ASC ReviewAmericans want Congress to put healthcare reform to rest, at least for now, according to a Reueters/Ipsos opinion poll. Here are five things to know: 1. Almost 66 percent of the U.S. public wants leaders to keep or change parts of the ACA. 2. The ...and more »

N Carolina Democratic Party Has Early Money Lead Over GOP - U.S. News & World Report

N Carolina Democratic Party Has Early Money Lead Over GOPU.S. News & World ReportThe North Carolina Democratic Party has a large, early fundraising advantage over the state Republican Party thanks to an intensive effort by Gov. Roy Cooper and others to try to take General Assembly control away from the GOP. July 31, 2017, at 4:50 p.m..and more »

What does the Republican Party stand for? Question of the Week - LA Daily News

What does the Republican Party stand for? Question of the WeekLA Daily NewsSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, with Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, right, and Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., left, talks to reporters on Capitol Hill on July 25 during the recent attempt to pass Republican health ...and more »

AP FACT CHECK: Trump misleads on congressional health care - CT Post;

AP FACT CHECK: Trump misleads on congressional health care - CT Post

CT PostAP FACT CHECK: Trump misleads on congressional health careCT PostFILE - In this Tuesday, July 25, 2017, photo, Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine is surrounded by reporters as she arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, before a test vote on the Republican health care bill. Collins, ... more. Photo: J. Scott Applewhite, AP ...and more »

Obamacare keeps refusing to implode - Vox;

Obamacare keeps refusing to implode - Vox

VoxObamacare keeps refusing to implodeVoxThis is the web version of VoxCare, a daily newsletter from Vox on the latest twists and turns in America's health care debate. Like what you're reading? Sign up to get VoxCare in your inbox here. In his Twitter feed, President Donald Trump often ...and more »

Survey: White Working Class Voters Think Republicans Will Do A Better Job At Fixing The Economy - The Daily Caller

Survey: White Working Class Voters Think Republicans Will Do A Better Job At Fixing The EconomyThe Daily CallerA survey released last week revealed that white working class voters overwhelmingly had faith that Republicans will do a better job at improving the economy than Democrats would. The House Majority PAC, the leading super PAC for House Democrats, ...and more »

The Big Risk Trump Is Taking by Threatening Congress' Health Insurance - The Fiscal Times;

The Big Risk Trump Is Taking by Threatening Congress' Health Insurance - The Fiscal Times

The Fiscal TimesThe Big Risk Trump Is Taking by Threatening Congress' Health InsuranceThe Fiscal TimesBy threatening the subsidized health insurance of members of Congress if they fail to pass legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act, President Trump may be playing a shrewd political hand as he tries to advance his tattered agenda while winning ...and more »

Brutal: Poll Spells Big Trouble For Dems With White Working Class Voters - Townhall;

Brutal: Poll Spells Big Trouble For Dems With White Working Class Voters - Townhall

TownhallBrutal: Poll Spells Big Trouble For Dems With White Working Class VotersTownhallFirst off, let's not pretend that things are going swimmingly for the Trump administration and Republicans. The RealClearPolitics average of national polling shows the president's approval rating slumping below 40 percent, including weak number from ...and more »

Insurers just stepped in to avoid an Obamacare disaster - Washington Post;

Insurers just stepped in to avoid an Obamacare disaster - Washington Post

Washington PostInsurers just stepped in to avoid an Obamacare disasterWashington PostAs President Trump urges politicians to “let Obamacare implode,” suggesting that the law will unravel on its own and leave people across the country with no health-insurance options, states are finding their own ways to fill in the gaps in coverage for ...and more »

Trump will make decision on ACA cost-sharing subsidies this week, Conway says - Becker's Hospital Review

Trump will make decision on ACA cost-sharing subsidies this week, Conway saysBecker's Hospital ReviewA decision from President Donald Trump on ACA cost-sharing reduction payments — which help insurers subsidize the cost of coverage for low-income Americans — is forthcoming, according to a Los Angeles Times report. Kellyanne Conway, senior advisor ...and more »

OPINION | There's no 'bipartisan' solution to the ObamaCare debacle - The Hill (blog);

OPINION | There's no 'bipartisan' solution to the ObamaCare debacle - The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)OPINION | There's no 'bipartisan' solution to the ObamaCare debacleThe Hill (blog)In the wake of the GOP's botched ObamaCare repeal effort in the Senate, exuberant Democrats and the media started clamoring for a “bipartisan” approach to healthcare reform. Exactly what kind of “deal” do they have in mind? On Sunday, House Minority ...and more »

Trump Threatens Coverage of Millions as Sanders Confronts Congress With Facts on Single Payer - Common Dreams;

Trump Threatens Coverage of Millions as Sanders Confronts Congress With Facts on Single Payer - Common Dreams

Common DreamsTrump Threatens Coverage of Millions as Sanders Confronts Congress With Facts on Single PayerCommon DreamsNational Nurses United worked with the Sanders Institute on Friday to deliver a paper on single-payer healthcare to every member of Congress. (Photo: YouTube). Following the failure of the Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act last week, ...and more »

President Trump Touts Stock Market Gains, Decries Payments For Insurers - Patch.com;

President Trump Touts Stock Market Gains, Decries Payments For Insurers - Patch.com

Patch.comPresident Trump Touts Stock Market Gains, Decries Payments For InsurersPatch.comThe White House is signalling that it might pull back support for health insurers, potentially weakening Obamacare. By Cody Fenwick (Patch National Staff) - Updated July 31, 2017 1:01 pm ET. President Trump Touts Stock Market Gains, Decries Payments ...and more »

Pres. Trump Says Obamacare is Hurting People, Warns Reversal of Congress' Health Care Qualifications - One America News Network (press release);

Pres. Trump Says Obamacare is Hurting People, Warns Reversal of Congress' Health Care Qualifications - One America News Network (press release)

One America News Network (press release)Pres. Trump Says Obamacare is Hurting People, Warns Reversal of Congress' Health Care QualificationsOne America News Network (press release)President Donald Trump speaks to the media after new White House Chief of Staff John Kelly was privately sworn in during a ceremony in the Oval Office, Monday, July 31, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). July 31, 2017. OAN Newsroom.and more »

Trump threatens to slash insurance subsidies again - New Kerala

Trump threatens to slash insurance subsidies againNew KeralaNew York [U.S.A.], July 31 : United States President Donald Trump on Monday reiterated his threat to cut insurance subsidies that help low-income people afford health care and make lawmakers pony up for their coverage. President Trump took to Twitter ...and more »

Trump is threatening a move that could make Obamacare implode and hurt lawmakers' coverage - Business Insider UK;

Trump is threatening a move that could make Obamacare implode and hurt lawmakers' coverage - Business Insider UK

Business Insider UKTrump is threatening a move that could make Obamacare implode and hurt lawmakers' coverageBusiness Insider UKDonald Trump Long Island cops police speech President Donald Trump during a speech about his proposed effort against the street gang MS-13 in Brentwood, New York, on Friday. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst. On Friday, Senate Republicans' plan to overhaul ...and more »

Majority of Americans want Congress to move on from health care reform - Park Rapids Enterprise

Majority of Americans want Congress to move on from health care reformPark Rapids EnterpriseNEW YORK — A majority of Americans are ready to move on from health care reform at this point after the U.S. Senate's effort to dismantle Obamacare failed on Friday, July 29, according to an exclusive Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Saturday ...and more »