healthcare

Maine’s Governor Says Voters Wrong To Approve Medicaid Expansion; He May Ignore The Will Of Voters

Maine’s Governor Says Voters Wrong To Approve Medicaid Expansion; He May Ignore The Will Of Voters

Voters in Maine overwhelmingly called for the expansion of Medicaid in their state Tuesday night. Now their Republican Governor says that he will ignore the will of the voters unless the state legislature comes up with a way to fully fund it. Maine’s Republican Governor Paul LePage has been against Obamacare and the Medicaid expansion […]

Despite Trump’s Sabotage Early Obamacare Sign-Ups Break Record

Despite Trump’s Sabotage Early Obamacare Sign-Ups Break Record

Finally some good news! Despite the best efforts of Trump and the Republicans to kill Obamacare, more Americans are signing up than ever before. The Hill reported on Monday that, in the first few days of open enrollment this year, a record number of people signed up for the ACA compared to the same period […]

Lindsey Graham Admits That He And The Republicans Have No Idea What They’re Doing On Healthcare

Lindsey Graham Admits That He And The Republicans Have No Idea What They’re Doing On Healthcare

“I thought everybody else knew what the hell they were talking about, but apparently not.” Now that the Republicans’ latest attempt to repeal Obamacare is dead, at least one of them is finally ready to confess. Lindsey Graham, the lead author of their most recent failed bill, Graham-Cassidy, admitted on Tuesday that he had no […]

New Version Of The Graham-Cassidy Bill Contains Sweetheart Deal For Hypocrite Cassidy

New Version Of The Graham-Cassidy Bill Contains Sweetheart Deal For Hypocrite Cassidy

Senator Bill Cassidy spent the weekend making changes to his horrible healthcare bill. The revised bill is just as horrible. But now it contains a sweet deal….for Cassidy. When the Republicans said that they were going to make some changes to the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill this weekend, you may have been tempted to think that […]

Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Senator Bill Cassidy For Lying To Him About Healthcare -VIDEO

Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Senator Bill Cassidy For Lying To Him About Healthcare -VIDEO

  “This guy, Bill Cassidy, just lied right to my face.” Back on the first of May on his ABC late-night talk show, Jimmy Kimmel gave a rare emotional, serious monologue. The comedian opened up about a health crisis with his newborn son. And it was absolutely heart wrenching. Choking back tears, Kimmel said, “We were […]

Florida Nursing Home Residents Died Because Governor Rick Scott Ignored Their Desperate Calls For Help

Florida Nursing Home Residents Died Because Governor Rick Scott Ignored Their Desperate Calls For Help

Florida’s Governor Rick Scott has a lot to answer for after ignoring three desperate calls for help to his cell phone from a nursing home 36 hours before the first tragic death at their facility. After hurricane Irma hit Florida last week, The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills nursing home found themselves in a dangerous […]

Every County In US Will Now Have Obamacare Insurer Coverage In 2018

Every County In US Will Now Have Obamacare Insurer Coverage In 2018

Trump and the Republicans are lying about Obamacare being dead. As of Thursday, there will be at least one Obamacare insurer in every county in the U.S. Obamacare never was a perfect law. It needs fixes, no question. But it is far from the disaster the Republicans have been describing. And it is far from […]

Trump Abruptly Cuts Funding For Teen Pregnancy Program

Trump Abruptly Cuts Funding For Teen Pregnancy Program

  The stupidity coming out of this administration is astounding. Inexplicably, the Trump administration has decided to prematurely end grant programs for the prevention of teen pregnancy. On Friday, The Hill reported, “An office within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) notified 81 institutions across the U.S. that the five-year grants they were […]

Trump Administration Ending Obama Rule Allowing People To Sue Nursing Homes For Abuse

Trump Administration Ending Obama Rule Allowing People To Sue Nursing Homes For Abuse

Consumer groups are desperately trying to stop the Trump administration from taking away the right for nursing home residents and their families to sue the facilities for abuse, sexual assault, or gross neglect. Just when you thought they couldn’t go any lower… The Hill reports, “The Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS) announced plans […]

Stephen Colbert Brings Back Obama’s Anger Translator To Skewer Trump And The Republicans -VIDEO

Stephen Colbert Brings Back Obama’s Anger Translator To Skewer Trump And The Republicans -VIDEO

If you really need a good laugh, and don’t we all right now, I got you. Keegan-Michael Key just brought Obama’s anger translator, Luther, out of retirement to go after Trump and the Republicans. And it’s pee-your-pants funny. Key and Peele‘s Keegan-Michael Key made an appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Tuesday night. […]