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Girding for GOP Healthcare Attack, Leading Dems Plan to Mount 'First Stand'
Trio of lawmakers says nationwide events needed to rally opposition to likely targeting of Obamacare, Medicare, Medicaid
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Bait and Switch: No One Voted to Destroy Medicare
Donald Trump did not campaign on a promise to destroy Medicare. In fact, he promised not to touch Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. But now that the Republicans are in charge of the White House, the Senate, and the House of Representatives, destroying Medicare appears to be on the top of...
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We Condemn the AMA and AAMC Endorsements of Tom Price for HHS Secretary
Early Tuesday morning, President-elect Donald Trump announced his selection of Representative Tom Price (R-Ga.) for Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), to succeed Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell. Almost immediately, the American Medical Association (AMA) and Association of American...
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Already a Big Gap Between Trump's Promises to the Middle Class and His Policies
During his campaign, President-elect Donald Trump promised that he would take the side of American workers against economic elites when evaluating policy. Yet, the policy proposals he put forth during the campaign had nothing in them that would actually help working- and middle-class Americans. Now...
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Mississippi Judge Sides With Planned Parenthood Over 'Unacceptable' Funding Law
"While legislators play politics with women's health, we will continue to stand by Mississippi women and families," group's regional president said
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Nation Ready to Finally End 'Detrimental and Deeply Unjust' Hyde Amendment
'In the nearly 40 years since Hyde was first passed, how many woman have been pushed into back alleys because of it? How many women were pushed further into poverty?'
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I Let You Down: A Public Apology to Michael Moore
I have fought as hard as I could, but the battle is not won
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Why Don’t Entitlement ‘Reformers’ Ever Talk About Military Spending and Tax Shelters?
Now that Donald Trump seems to be a sure thing for the Republican nomination, a GOP-led “entitlement reform” movement is all but done—for now. The Republicans put “entitlement reform” front and center as a major issue in 2012, but given Clinton’s ostensible opposition and the meteoric rise of Trump...
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Why Medicare for Libby and Medicaid for Flint?
PDA Demands Medicare for Life for All Poisoned People
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The Dangerous 'Red-State Model'
My focus is to create a red-state model that allows the Republican ticket to say, ‘See, we’ve got a different way, and it works,’ ” Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback said in 2013 . Brownback was talking about the massive supply-side tax cuts at the center of his policy agenda, which he had promised would...
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