Chuck Todd Slams Sen. Cotton On ACA Repeal: ‘Seems Like…That Can’t Be Done Realistically’

Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) tried to sound optimistic that the GOP would repeal and replace Obamacare after promising to do so on NBC’s Meet The Press, but host Chuck Todd pressed him on it, saying, “It seems like you’re selling something that can’t be done realistically.” During Cotton’s interview, Todd switched the topic to the…

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Big Democratic Win Against Trumpism In Delaware Saturday

Saturday night voters decided to make Delaware the first state to turn a local special election into a referendum on Trump and his incompetent and extremist regime. Democrats won back the majority in the Delaware state Senate by convincingly winning a suburban district in New Castle County. Democrat Stephanie Hansen beat Trump fanatic John Marino…

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Ryan’s Fundraising Off Health Care And Trying To Kill It For Millions

House Speaker Paul Ryan has a reputation for policy wonkishness, which he doesn’t deserve. He also has a reputation for raising boatloads of cash, which he does deserve. Care to guess which one’s driving his health care priorities? For bonus points, name the two billionaire brothers who are glad to see him do it. Ryan…

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Trump Can’t Guarantee ACA Replacement Won’t Kick Millions Off Their Healthcare #ProctecOurCare

Trump Deputy White House Spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders made an appearance on ABC’s This Week this Sunday, and continually punted when asked by host George Stephanopoulos whether or not their Obamacare replacement plan (which they keep insisting will be “better”) will kick millions of people off of their existing healthcare coverage. Sanders did her best…

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This is what #GOPLies sounds like

CNN contributor Rick Santorum suggested on Sunday that it was a mistake to guarantee health care coverage for people with pre-existing conditions because “millions” of them were scamming insurance companies. During a panel discussion about health care reform, Santorum argued that President Barack Obama’s health care reform law had damaged the health care system to…

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KHN – GOP Fix To Insurance Markets Could Spike Premiums For Older Customers

By: Jordan Rau and Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News is a national health policy news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Dale Marsh has not been enamored with his health insurance since the Affordable Care Act took effect. Premiums for Marsh, 53, and his wife, Tammy, rose, their deductibles grew,…

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‘ACA Repeal Is Going To Kill Me, I Have To Get My Story Out’

Kati McFarland, who asked Sen. Tom Cotton a very pointed question on pre-existing conditions during Wednesday’s town hall told MSNBC that she was peeved and said, “He kept saying, if you lose your coverage today, you can still have it.” During Sen. Cotton’s town hall was very rowdy and got even more boisterous when McFarland…

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