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Trump aims at insurers in battle over healthcare subsidies - Reuters;

Trump aims at insurers in battle over healthcare subsidies - Reuters

ReutersTrump aims at insurers in battle over healthcare subsidiesReutersWASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump took aim at insurers on Monday in an escalating threat to cut the healthcare subsidy payments that make Obamacare plans affordable, after repeatedly urging Republican senators to keep ...and more »

Trump's a big loser — now expect new attacks on democracy - San Francisco Chronicle

Trump's a big loser — now expect new attacks on democracySan Francisco ChronicleThe demise of the Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act is hardly the end of the story. Donald Trump will not let this loss stand. Since its inception in 2010, Republicans have made the Affordable Care Act a symbol of Obama-Clinton ...and more »

Who ate GOP's brains? - Indiana Gazette;

Who ate GOP's brains? - Indiana Gazette

Indiana GazetteWho ate GOP's brains?Indiana GazetteWhen the tweeter-in-chief castigated Senate Republicans as “total quitters” for failing to repeal the Affordable Care Act, he couldn't have been more wrong. In fact, they showed zombielike relentlessness in their determination to take health care away ...and more »

New health care ideas, but path of passage iffy at best - Minneapolis Star Tribune;

New health care ideas, but path of passage iffy at best - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneNew health care ideas, but path of passage iffy at bestMinneapolis Star TribuneAlex Brandon, AP "If a new HealthCare Bill is not approved quickly, BAILOUTS for Insurance Companies and BAILOUTS for Members of Congress will end very soon!" Trump tweeted. Text size. comment. share · tweet · email. Print. more. Share on: Share on ...and more »

The Latest: Health ideas proliferate, but prospects iffy - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle;

The Latest: Health ideas proliferate, but prospects iffy - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

The Bozeman Daily ChronicleThe Latest: Health ideas proliferate, but prospects iffyThe Bozeman Daily ChronicleFILE - In this July 24, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks about healthcare, in the Blue Room of the White House in Washington. Trump tweeted Saturday, July 29 about his disappointments, particularly with China and its lack of action on the ...and more »

Dealmaking or Sabotage? What's the Future of Obamacare? - Mother Jones;

Dealmaking or Sabotage? What's the Future of Obamacare? - Mother Jones

Mother JonesDealmaking or Sabotage? What's the Future of Obamacare?Mother JonesA pair of prominent lawmakers urged President Trump on Sunday not to sabotage the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, in the wake of failed Republican efforts to scrap his predecessor's signature legislative achievement. ….Sen. Susan Collins, the Maine ...and more »

2 million views: See the viral video of senate reaction to McCain's thumbs-down health care vote - 10News;

2 million views: See the viral video of senate reaction to McCain's thumbs-down health care vote - 10News

10News2 million views: See the viral video of senate reaction to McCain's thumbs-down health care vote10NewsMore than 2 million views have been earned by a video in which the CNN Network broke down "19 seconds of drama" when Sen. John McCain cast his vote against the "skinny repeal" of Obamacare. Shortly before McCain entered the Senate chamber in the ...and more »

Trump: Enjoy Obamacare after I block billions - Palm Beach Post (blog);

Trump: Enjoy Obamacare after I block billions - Palm Beach Post (blog)

Palm Beach Post (blog)Trump: Enjoy Obamacare after I block billionsPalm Beach Post (blog)President Donald Trump continued a furious tweet storm Monday by again raising the specter he will cut off billions of dollars for the Affordable Care Act, which he said he will teach insurance companies and Congress a lesson. Trump started the barrage ...and more »

6 key mistakes media made in covering the health care debate - Media Matters for America (blog);

6 key mistakes media made in covering the health care debate - Media Matters for America (blog)

Media Matters for America (blog)6 key mistakes media made in covering the health care debateMedia Matters for America (blog)In the wee hours of the morning of July 28, Democrats, activists, and three Republican senators just barely thwarted the GOP's attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Ever since President Donald Trump pledged to make repealing the ...and more »

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

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

Markets InsiderTrump is threatening a move that could make Obamacare implode and hurt lawmakers' coverageMarkets InsiderDonald 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 »

Trump May Try to Deal a Death Blow to Obamacare This Week - Slate Magazine (blog);

Trump May Try to Deal a Death Blow to Obamacare This Week - Slate Magazine (blog)

Slate Magazine (blog)Trump May Try to Deal a Death Blow to Obamacare This WeekSlate Magazine (blog)With Obamacare repeal dead in Congress for the time being, the White House is signaling that it may step up efforts to sabotage the law this week—and possibly throw insurance markets into chaos in the process. The rumblings began with a Saturday ...and more »

Trump targets Congress members' own health plans after ObamaCare repeal falls flat - Fox News;

Trump targets Congress members' own health plans after ObamaCare repeal falls flat - Fox News

Fox NewsTrump targets Congress members' own health plans after ObamaCare repeal falls flatFox NewsPresident Trump, hoping to prod reluctant lawmakers to once again try for an ObamaCare overhaul deal, has zeroed in on a benefit that could serve as a powerful piece of leverage for the negotiator-in-chief. The president's ultimatum to Congress: Figure ...and more »

Why Obamacare repeal failed - Vox;

Why Obamacare repeal failed - Vox

VoxWhy Obamacare repeal failedVoxRepublicans' seven-year quest to repeal Obamacare ground to a halt at 1:30 am on Friday when Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) approached the podium in the Senate chamber, raised his arm, and gave the clerk a thumbs down. Obamacare repeal was, for the ...and more »

Trump has a new winning message in Obamacare battle - CNBC;

Trump has a new winning message in Obamacare battle - CNBC

CNBCTrump has a new winning message in Obamacare battleCNBCThis is a winning message because it can focus voter anger on two unpopular targets. This is similar to the kind of strategy that won Trump the White House in the first place. Jake Novak | @jakejakeny. 3 Hours Ago CNBC.com. SHARES ...and more »

Trump takes aim at insurers in battle over health-care subsidies - The Globe and Mail;

Trump takes aim at insurers in battle over health-care subsidies - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailTrump takes aim at insurers in battle over health-care subsidiesThe Globe and MailU.S. President Donald Trump on Monday took aim at the nation's health insurers in an escalating threat to cut the healthcare subsidy payments that make Obamacare plans affordable, one day after urging Republican senators to continue working to undo his ...and more »

GOP's base not ready to give up fight against 'Obamacare' - Medical Xpress;

GOP's base not ready to give up fight against 'Obamacare' - Medical Xpress

Medical XpressGOP's base not ready to give up fight against 'Obamacare'Medical XpressIn this July 25, 2017 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., center, with Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, right, and Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Weary …more.and more »

It's not impossible: Four ways Republicans could still take action on Obamacare - Washington Post

It's not impossible: Four ways Republicans could still take action on ObamacareWashington PostSenate Republicans waved the white flag last week on their months-long effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act. But by the looks of his Twitter account, President Trump really wants Congress to keep trying. Unless the Republican Senators are total ...and more »

Senate Gives House Republicans Little Cover on Health Care in 2018 - Roll Call;

Senate Gives House Republicans Little Cover on Health Care in 2018 - Roll Call

Roll CallSenate Gives House Republicans Little Cover on Health Care in 2018Roll CallRep. Carlos Curbelo said Friday he has no regrets about voting for the House version of the health care repeal and replace bill. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo). Simone Pathé · @Simone Pathé. Posted Jul 31, 2017 10:24 AM. Save for later. When ...and more »

The Senate's Sickening Health Care Fiasco - Truth-Out

The Senate's Sickening Health Care FiascoTruth-OutSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (C) talks to reporters Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell talks to reporters with Sen. John Barrasso and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn at the US Capitol July 18, 2017, in Washington, DC. The health ...and more »

GOP rep: Trump halting ObamaCare payments would 'hurt a lot of people' - The Hill;

GOP rep: Trump halting ObamaCare payments would 'hurt a lot of people' - The Hill

The HillGOP rep: Trump halting ObamaCare payments would 'hurt a lot of people'The HillGOP Rep. Charlie Dent (Pa.) said Monday if President Trump carries out his threat to halt ObamaCare subsidies to insurance companies, low-income Americans would be the ones who suffer. "Withholding that money would ultimately hurt a lot of people ...and more »