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

Many groups, including low-income individuals and people of color, face disparities in their ability to obtain needed care and in their health outcomes. There have been recent advancements in reducing disparities under the Affordable Care Act (ACA ...and more »

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

(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, file photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington before President Donald Trump's speech to the nation. Ryan is scheduled to visi ...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 »

Republicans Are Crying About Obamacare Problems They Helped Create - Huffington Post

The Republican case for repealing the Affordable Care Act and moving swiftly to enact a “replacement” plan largely rests on oft-repeated arguments that the law is floundering so badly, urgent action is needed. President Donald Trump uses terms like ...and more »

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 »

Dems wonder: Can GOP even pass a budget? - The Hill

The top Democrat on the House Budget Committee is wondering if Republicans can unite to pass a budget this year. House Speaker Paul Ryan Paul Davis RyanMcConnell: 'Whoever gets to 60 wins' on immigration Overnight Defense: Latest on spending fight ...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 »

Trump Threatens Republicans Who Oppose His Health Care Bill With 'Political Problems' - Fortune

President Donald Trump tried to rally Republican lawmakers behind a plan to dismantle Obamacare on Tuesday as U.S. stock markets showed their worst one-day performance since the November election. Trump is trying to win the first major legislative ...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 »