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…

via Rick Santorum Claims ‘Millions Of Americans’ With Pre-existing Conditions Are Stealing Health Care — Latest from Crooks and Liars

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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,…

via KHN – GOP Fix To Insurance Markets Could Spike Premiums For Older Customers — Retired Americans

‘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…

via ‘ACA Repeal Is Going To Kill Me, I Have To Get My Story Out’ — Latest from Crooks and Liars

Amid Repeal Debate, Public Views Obamacare More Favorably Than Unfavorably

Large Majorities Want to Continue Federal Funding for Medicaid Expansion; Two Thirds Favor Current Federal Role over Block Grants or Per-Capita Caps As President Trump and Congress weigh repealing the Affordable Care Act, the latest Kaiser Health Tracking Poll finds more Americans viewing the law favorably than unfavorably (48% compared to 42%). This is the…More

via Amid Repeal Debate, Public Views Obamacare More Favorably Than Unfavorably — The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Listening to Trump voters who have ACA coverage

What They Want in a Health Care Plan By Jennifer Tolbert and Larisa AntonisseKaiser Family Foundation, February 22, 2017 In order to gain a better understanding of the personal experiences of Trump voters with health coverage provided through the ACA and the changes they would like to see in the health system moving forward, the…

via Listening to Trump voters who have ACA coverage — PNHP’s Official Blog

Ask Paul Ryan About Health Coverage In Congress. Really.

The next time Speaker Paul Ryan starts talking about “freedom and personal responsibility” instead of the ACA, or any other politician rails about “government-run, taxpayer-subsidized health insurance,” remember this:read more

via Ask Paul Ryan About Health Coverage In Congress. Really. — Latest from Crooks and Liars

How the GOP Can Avoid the Trap of Repealing the ACA #ProtectOurCare

The Republicans’ campaign promises are coming back to haunt them as they confront the reality of dealing with a law that is supported by at least half of the population. The debate among Republicans in Congress over how to deal with the GOP’s promise to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is splitting…

via How the GOP Can Avoid the Trap of Repealing the ACA — PNHP’s Official Blog