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'People, Poor Disabled People in Particular, Are Going to Die': Trump Takes Axe to Medicaid
"Trump wants to destroy Medicaid while claiming to save it. This fiendish scheme is an Orwellian fable conjured up by the most shameless pack of liars to ever occupy our government."
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'Cruelty Is the Point': Trump Takes Aim at Medicaid With Plan That Could Harm Millions
"The president's war on healthcare knows no bounds."
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US President Donald Trump looks back as a question from the press is shouted after a press conference at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 22, 2020. (Photo: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images) News
'Hobnobbing With Billionaires in Davos,' Trump Admits—If Reelected—He Will Seek to Cut Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare
"It'll be toward the end of the year," Trump said from Davos, Switzerland. "And at the right time, we will take a look at that. You know, that's actually the easiest of all things, if you look, cause it's such a big percentage."
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A small group of activists rally against the Republican healthcare agenda outside of the Metropolitan Republican Club, July 5, 2017 in New York City News
Outrage After South Carolina Gets Trump OK to Attack Medicaid With Work Requirement Policy
Instead of addressing the "alarming increase in the number of uninsured children across the country," the state chose to put up "more barriers to coverage that will worsen this trend."
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Administrator for the Centers of Medicare & Medicade Services Seema Verma attends 2019 Forbes Healthcare Summit News
Trump Official Who Doesn't Want Poor People to Have Publicly-Funded Healthcare Wants Public to Pay for Stolen Ivanka Jewelry
New reporting by Politico reveals that Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma filed a claim for over $40,000 for items stolen while she gave a speech bashing Medicare for All.
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Protestors carry signs as they demonstrate against proposed cuts to Medicaid and Medicare News
Study: At Least 15,600 Premature Deaths Resulted From GOP Blocking Medicaid Expansion
In states where it was expanded, meanwhile, the lives of at least 19,200 adults aged 55 to 64 were saved over four years.
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'Political Corruption in Real Time': Viral Video Shows North Carolina GOP Sabotaging Democracy in Effort to Secure Corporate Tax Cuts
"This isn't just a harmless game. It's the reason there's no budget in North Carolina."
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Thanks to Trump, 4 Million US Children Are Uninsured as Coverage Declines for Second Year in a Row
Children lost healthcare coverage as Trump delayed CHIP funding, slashed ACA outreach resources, and attacked immigrant families' access to government programs.
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In September, Tennessee governor Bill Lee released a plan to convert that state’s Medicaid funding to block grants. (Photo: Bill Lee/Twitter) Views
The GOP and the Zombie Medicaid Block Grants
Here they are again, back from the dead, like zombies.
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'This Is Just Cruelty and Exclusion': Amid Trump's Attack on Poor, One Million Fewer Kids Receiving Medicaid and CHIP
"This is not people reaching self-sufficiency," warned Rep. Pramila Jayapal.
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