GOP health-care bill stalled

(CitizensOutpost) Republicans bit off more than they could chew as the American Healthcare Act stalled today: “We just pulled it,” President Trump told the Washington Post in a telephone interview. The decision came a day after Trump delivered an ultimatum to lawmakers — and represented multiple failures for the new president […]

Rand Paul offers a ‘Ryancare’ alternative: the Obamacare Replacement Act – Senate Bill 222

(CitizensOutpost) With controversy and infighting occurring between the Republican party and scrutiny over Paul Ryan’s American Healthcare Act (AHCA), Rand Paul (R-KY) has sponsored a Senate Bill that was introduced in January of this year that provides an alternative that will eliminate most elements of Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) […]

Paul Ryan is Working Against Republicans with Ads on Healthcare

(CitizensOutpost) In an apparent hard sell of the newly proposed American Healthcare Act, a GOP leadership-connected organization is positioning itself against republican members in congress: “A group with close ties to House Republican leaders, including House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.), is airing a half-million dollars’ worth of television ads in more than […]

Republican Health care plan details repeal of Obamacare mandate, taxes – Washington Times

(Washington Times) The House GOP released a long-awaited plan Monday to reduce the federal footprint in health care by repealing Obamacare’s unpopular mandates, replacing its subsidies with a new form of tax credits and gradually overhauling the Medicaid insurance program for the poor. Party leaders cued up committee votes Wednesday on […]

Obamacare Replacement Draft Legislation Leaked Via @dailycaller

A 105-page draft of the reconciliation bill, which will repeal and partially replace Obamacare, was leaked to the press Friday, showing Republicans plan to scale back Medicaid and eliminate penalties attached to the individual and employer mandates. The discussion draft, leaked to Politico, calls for tax credits for individuals based […]