With the House and Senate boasting of their only legislative achievement in Donald Trump’s first year — tax reform — and Trump’s expected signature, it looks like for the majority of Americans their financial future, and their ability to acquire adequate health care, is going to be a rough ride for a long time to come. 14 more words
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Under the banner of welfare reform, the administration is eyeing changes to health care, food stamps, housing and veterans programs.
Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan have indicated they will be considering cuts next year in entitlement programs in order to tackle the problem of federal spending. 14 more words
Don’t let Trump or the Republicans deceive you, the tax bill is an enormous attack on our health
Perspectives: CNBC -- Here's the real impact of Bernie Sanders’ unlikely 'Medicare for all' plan (VIDEO)
Bernie Sanders introduced the ‘Medicare for All’ act, meant to phase in a single-payer health plan. Of course, it has no chance of passage – at least not yet. 42 more words
In 2008, no leading Democratic presidential candidate backed single-payer. In 2020, all of them might.
The Trump administration will stop at nothing to protect the powerful at the expense of the poor and vulnerable. Now, they want to scrap a rule that would allow nursing home patients to take facilities to court for abuse. 14 more words