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Trump Warns House Republicans: Repeal Health Law or Lose Your Seats - New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday turned up the pressure on recalcitrant Republicans to support a sweeping bill to overhaul the health care system, threatening wavering lawmakers in his party with political payback if they failed to get behind a ...and more »

Ryan: More help for older people needed in GOP health bill -

WASHINGTON (AP) — Days before a pivotal vote, House Speaker Paul Ryan said Sunday he will seek changes to a GOP health care bill to provide more help to older people. The new willingness to compromise was a bid for more support from moderate ...and more »

Fewer Americans Would Be Insured With GOP Plan Than With Simple Repeal - New York Times

The Congressional Budget Office recently said that around 24 million fewer Americans would have health insurance in 2026 under the Republican repeal plan than if the current law stayed in place. That loss was bigger than most experts anticipated, and ...and more »

What is at Stake for Health and Health Care Disparities under ACA Repeal? - Kaiser Family Foundation

Key Takeaways. Health and health care disparities, which are differences between groups in their health status and their ability to obtain care, remain a persistent issue in the United States. This brief describes health and health care disparities ...and more »

How Millennials Win And Lose Under The GOP Health Bill - NPR

Designing skateboards is just one of Luke Franco's gigs. He has just enough time before his next shift to chat at a café in downtown Providence, R.I.. "I work at the YMCA Monday through Friday with kindergartners through fifth graders. It's split shift ...and more »

Trump to Republicans: Vote for Obamacare repeal or lose your seat - Politico

President Donald Trump arrived on Capitol Hill Tuesday morning with a stern message for Republicans who've been wobbly about dismantling Obamacare: Give me your vote or you may lose your seat in 2018. During a closed-door meeting with the House GOP ...and more »

The American Health Care Act: What Can We Check Off on the Primary Care Wish List? - Medscape

Hi, everyone. I'm Dr Kenny Lin. I am a family physician at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC, and I blog at Common Sense Family Doctor. In February, toward the end of a medical school course about health systems and policy, I asked ...and more »

GOP assault on Obamacare rattles workers in California's 'gig economy' - Politico

SAN FRANCISCO — Republican plans to scrap Obamacare and roll back its Medicaid expansion are sending tremors through the burgeoning "gig economy" — and nowhere more so than in California. With the Silicon Valley and on-demand companies like Lyft and ...and more »

Voters Want GOP to Hit Brakes on Health Care Overhaul as Support Dips - Morning Consult

A strong plurality of voters think congressional Republicans are moving too quickly to overhaul the nation's health care system, according to a new Morning Consult/POLITICO poll, which also shows that Obamacare is more popular than the GOP alternative ...and more »

New health care bill faces concern from Virginia hospitals - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association recently released a statement directed towards members of Congress regarding the proposed American Health Care Act currently under review in the House of Representatives. The statement addresses not only ...and more »