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CA Gov. Newsom wants to fund health care for illegal immigrant seniors

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 12:00pm 1/12/2020 at 12:00pm
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Last year, California passed a law that will offer government-subsidized health benefits for undocumented immigrants under the age of 26. The expansion took effect New Year’s Day and will cost $98 million in the upcoming fiscal year.

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Joe Biden On ObamaCare: “you couldn’t keep your doctor if you wanted to necessarily”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 6, 2020 at 6:00pm 1/6/2020 at 6:00pm
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Former Vice President Joe Biden appeared at a town hall in Iowa over the weekend and was asked about ObamaCare.

Giving a typically rambling non-answer, Biden did admit a couple of salient details: nope, you couldn’t keep your doctor “necessarily” as Obama repeatedly promised, and “no one did understand ObamaCare.”

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While everyone was focused on impeachment, 5th Circuit cut the legs out from under Obamacare

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 6:45pm 12/18/2019 at 6:45pm

A year ago almost to the day, we reported that a Texas federal judge (1) held that the Obamacare individual mandate was unconstitutional after Congress repealed the mandate tax (which was the justification for the Supreme Court upholding the mandate in 2012), and (2) the mandate was not severable from the...

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Ocasio-Cortez Complains She Has Too Many Healthcare Plans To Choose From

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 16, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/16/2019 at 3:00pm
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The lack of self-awareness from Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez never fails to amaze me.

The congresswoman took to Twitter to complain she had way too many options to choose from when it comes to healthcare plans.

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Senate Blocks Democrat Attempt to Reinstate ObamaCare Rules Trump Eliminated

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 1, 2019 at 8:00am 11/1/2019 at 8:00am

Just days after taking office, President Trump signed an Executive Order returning power over health care and insurance to the states.  Although Congressional Republicans clearly have no intention of repealing ObamaCare, Trump went on to further weaken the disastrous health insurance scheme of his predecessor.

Democrats are not happy. They attempted on...

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Joe Biden to Run on Obamacare, Repeats Lie About Keeping Your Plan

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 7:00am 7/16/2019 at 7:00am
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While speaking at forum for AARP in Iowa this weekend, Joe Biden revealed his plan for healthcare, which would be based on Obamacare. At one point, he told the crowd with a straight face, “If you like your plan, you can keep your plan.”

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Biden Thinks It’s ‘a Sin’ to Replace Obamacare With Medicare For All

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 11:00am 7/9/2019 at 11:00am
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2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden has stuck to his guns on Obamacare even though his rivals have jumped on the Medicare For All bandwagon.

Biden stressed to CNN that he finds it “a sin” to replace Obamacare with Medicare For All.

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Joe Biden Wants to Bring Back the Individual Mandate in Obamacare

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/6/2019 at 12:00pm
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During a recent interview on CNN, Joe Biden revealed that he wants to reinstate the individual mandate in Obamacare, the least popular aspect of the law that eviscerated the Democratic party during Obama’s presidency.

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Federal Judge kills Obamacare

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 14, 2018 at 8:35pm 12/14/2018 at 8:35pm
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Reed O’Connor, a federal judge in the Northern District of Texas, just killed Obamacare.

If the ruling holds up on appeal, Obamacare is dead. As a doorknob. Not just the mandate or some other particular provisions.

He killed the WHOLE THING.

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Six States Win $839 Million Judgment in Obamacare Lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 2:00pm 8/26/2018 at 2:00pm

Despite the fact Obamacare hasn’t been “repealed and replaced” as promised by GOP members of the Congress, six states have just won a multi-state lawsuit against the tax policies implemented by Obamacare.

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More Insurers Add Obamacare for 2019 at the Cost of Higher Prices

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 2, 2018 at 1:00pm 7/2/2018 at 1:00pm
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Research from Avalere Health, a healthcare consulting firm, shows that more insurance companies are adding Obamacare as an option, but in many cases, that’s going to mean higher premiums for some. From the report:

These findings are based on an Avalere analysis of the complete 2019 individual market proposed rate filings released...

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New Trump Admin Rule Gives Small Businesses Easier Access to Heath Insurance

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 5:00pm 6/19/2018 at 5:00pm

Labor Secretary Alex Acosta announced a new rule that will help small businesses and self-employed individuals purchase health insurance. From The Wall Street Journal:

The rule makes it far easier for small businesses and self-employed individuals to band together and obtain “association health...

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DOJ won’t defend Obamacare mandate – unlike Obama-Holder shift on DOMA there’s a reasonable legal basis

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 8, 2018 at 4:00pm 6/8/2018 at 4:00pm

In February 2011, the Obama/Holder DOJ abruptly announced it would refuse to continue defending the Defense of Marriage Act after years of arguing in Court that DOMA was constitutional.

In defending DOMA for years, the DOJ was upholding an important principle, that DOJ should defend existing laws in court so long as...

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Covered California strong-arms hospitals into cutting services

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 1, 2018 at 9:00am 6/1/2018 at 9:00am
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The Obama administration once touted Covered California as a wonderful example of state health insurance exchanged.

However, in the wake of more freedoms offered to Americans under President Trump (e.g., the end of the individual mandate), it turns out many Californians are opting out of forced purchase of health insurance.  This is...

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Maryland’s Obamacare Insurers Request Rate Increases Up to 91% in 2019

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 1:00pm 5/8/2018 at 1:00pm

Want relief from high Obamacare premiums? You’re out of luck in Maryland where insurers have asked for a rate increase of up to 91% in 2019.

The state’s health insurance commissioner called the rate increase a consequence of a “death spiral.”

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20 states sue federal government, trying to pull the plug on Obamacare

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 7:00am 3/6/2018 at 7:00am

The last time we looked at the status of former President Barack Obama’s signature legislation, congressional Republicans had pulled the plug on Obamacare’s Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB), which Republicans have tagged as the “Death Panel”.

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Obamacare “Death Panel” killed

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 9, 2018 at 8:30pm 2/9/2018 at 8:30pm

Perhaps the two aspects of Donald Trump’s presidency that I admire the most are is ability to go around supposedly immovable blocks to his proposals and the way he stiffens the spines of his fellow Republicans.

After the humiliating Obamacare repeal failure of 2017, many weaker men would have moved on...

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