Medicaid

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Trump Overturns Obama Rule And Gives States The Power To Defund Planned Parenthood

Trump Overturns Obama Rule And Gives States The Power To Defund Planned Parenthood

Donald Trump just signed a resolution overturning an Obama rule protecting women’s health care. States will now have the power to withhold Title X family planning funds from Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers. Republicans have been beating the “defund Planned Parenthood” drum for a long time now. I honestly don’t think that most of them […]

Repealing Obamacare Will Affect All Of Us, Here’s How It Will Affect You

Repealing Obamacare Will Affect All Of Us, Here’s How It Will Affect You

Donald Trump and the Republicans are determined to repeal Obamacare. But what they don’t seem to realize….or care about…is that repealing the law will directly affect EVERYONE. That includes all of the Republicans who are pushing for the repeal. Let’s start with the obvious. Obamacare is not perfect. It’s far from it. And there is […]