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Senate Health Bill Would Kill Essential Homecare Jobs
Caregivers are protesting legislation that would deliver a tax-cut windfall to the wealthy and devastate a fast-growing workforce and the millions of elderly and disabled Americans who rely on homecare services
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Sister Simone: Republican's Trumpcare Plan Is Opposite of 'Pro-Life'
"People will lose their lives if this bill becomes law."
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She's Baaack... To Confront Trumpcare Hypocrisy, 'Granny Off the Cliff' Returns
'This new video rips apart their health care plan and makes brutally clear just how damaging Medicaid cuts will be for America's seniors.'
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As CBO Analysis Looms, Activists Target Moderates on Healthcare Bill
Economists expect grim news on health coverage losses, as CBO announces score for Better Care Reconciliation Act
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Disabled Activists Put Their Bodies on the Line to Defend Health Care
“They haven’t told us what we’re being arrested for yet,” said Rhoda Gibson, an organizer with ADAPT , a groups that advocates for disability rights. Gibson was speaking to me via Skype from a police van, where she being transported with other activists after they were arrested for protesting the...
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Stop the Senate Republican Health Care Obscenity This Week
This is it. The Senate has to decide on health care.
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The Secret Republican Plan to Unravel Medicaid
Bad enough that the Republican Senate bill would repeal much of the Affordable Care Act. Even worse, it unravels the Medicaid Act of 1965 – which, even before Obamacare, provided health insurance to millions of poor households and elderly. It’s done with a sleight-of-hand intended to elude not only...
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Trump: I Will Defend Medicaid. Also Trump: I Support Bill That Destroys Medicaid.
Trump "is putting millions of lives at stake" by supporting a bill that slashes Medicaid. "But he doesn't seem to care."
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Medicare for All: A Prescription for What Ails Us
President Donald Trump’s long-promised repeal of Obamacare, or the Affordable Care Act, edges closer to reality, as the Senate releases its secretly written version of the House’s American Health Care Act—the very bill that Trump first championed, then recently reportedly called “mean.” The...
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Once Passed, Medicaid Cuts Won’t Be Easily Reversed
Despite promises that the emerging Senate health bill will moderate the health coverage cuts in the House-passed American Health Care Act (AHCA), the Senate not only is retaining the House bill’s fundamental restructuring of the Medicaid program — a “per capita cap” on federal funding — but is...
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