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Rand Paul: Tea Party Rallies Needed To Stop GOP Health Care Bill

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Kentucky Senator Rand Paul called for conservatives in the Republican party to rally against the current version of the GOP’s health care during an appearance on The Rich Zeoli Show on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, saying this type of legislation is what voters joined tea parties all across the country to stop. 260 more words

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Private/public blend or single-payer for healthcare? Whatever, kick the special interests out of the discussion...

Note: There is speculation that if the Republicans cannot push through a bill to replace Obamacare that they might — gasp! — try compromise with the Democrats to work something out. 1,316 more words

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Urban Institute: State-by-State Coverage and Government Spending Implications of the Better Care Reconciliation Act

This policy brief from the Urban Institute estimates the impact of the Senate’s Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) on health insurance coverage and state government budgets for each state.   217 more words

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CBO SAYS 22 MILLION WILL LOSE HEALTH CARE IF OBAMACARE REPLACED: WHO CAN AFFORD TO USE OBAMACARE?

The liberals and fake news claim that if ObamaCare is taken away people will lose affordable health coverage. The CBO just reviewed the new plan with the conclusion the 22 million will lose their health care. 134 more words

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Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: Senate Bill Still Cuts Tax Credits, Increases Premiums and Deductibles for Marketplace Consumers

This analysis of the Senate’s Better Care Reconciliation Act from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities highlights the bill’s impact on individuals that will continue to use the federal health insurance marketplace to obtain their health insurance. 172 more words

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Better Care Reconciliation Act Offers Anything But

By Lauren Wynn

I’m old enough to remember when health insurance in the United States was nothing more than what we would now call a catastrophic plan. 2,039 more words

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The health hazard of being uninsured

Obamacare is a flawed system.   It gives for-profit insurance companies a captive market.   It fines people for not buying insurance that they can’t afford, or that does them no good because of the large co-pays. 228 more words

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