March 20, 2017
Older working class Americans with lower incomes would see their rates escalate under the American Health Care Act since the refundable tax credits provided under the GOP bill are not as generous for this demographic as Obamacare subsidies. Under the ...
March 19, 2017
State lawmakers have introduced more than 130 bills so far this year that try to tackle the state's housing affordability crisis. "It is the biggest issue in the state ...
California has long debated whether the federal government should subsidize the cost of prisoners who are in the U.S. illegally. Last week, Trump proposed ...
March 17, 2017
White Nationalist Richard Spencer Gets His Money From Louisiana Cotton Fields—and the US GovernmentMother Jones - Spencer declined in an interview this week to discuss how much money he personally receives from cotton farming and government subsidies, and whether that income funds his political activities. "I'm not involved in any direct day-to-day running of the ...
The House, he notes, has to wrestle with "inside the GOP politics," with the most conservative wing clamoring for cuts in subsidies and the deficit, even if that means a hike in the uninsured rate. And Senate Republicans, he adds, are faced with the ...For many older Americans, costs rise under GOP health plan - Quad-Cities Online
March 16, 2017
An Oregon man has circulated a petition demanding that if Congress is willing to repeal the Affordable Care Act, its members should also be willing to forego their own health care subsidies. On Thursday afternoon, the Change.org petition had received ...Petition: Remove Health Care Subsidies For Congress - Opposing Views
March 12, 2017
The House plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act would hit one group of voters especially hard: older, rural voters who were crucial to President ...
The disproportionate impact of the House Republican plan threatens to undercut one of Trump's core promises that he would replace Obamacare with a plan that would take care of all Americans. It could also become a serious political liability for ...How the Republican Health Plan Could Affect You - New York Times
March 6, 2017
It also would repeal the Affordable Care Act's subsidies, replacing them with tax credits for consumers. CLICK TO READ THE TEXT OF THE OBAMACARE REPLACEMENT BILL. The bill would continue Obama's expansion of Medicaid to additional ...Republicans unveil plan to repeal and replace Obamacare amid conflicting pressures - Los Angeles Times
March 5, 2017
That birthed the second Supreme Court case, one that attempted to take advantage of four sloppily drafted words in the 2,000-page law to argue - impossibly - that Congress never intended for the subsidies essential for all the ACA's insurance reforms ...Why replacing the ACA is so tough: part 2 - State of Reform