Healthcare

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Update: House Republicans pulled their healthcare bill, the American Health Care Act (AHCA), just before the vote was to take place. Democratic Rep. Barbara Lee of California described the bill's failure as "a victory for the resistance," while the New York Times writes that it's "a humiliating defeat for President Trump on the first legislative...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Trump issued a stark ultimatum to wavering House Republicans late Thursday, dispatching budget director Mick Mulvaney to tell lawmakers that if they don't get behind the AHCA, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obamacare, will remain the "law of the land." (Photo: Getty)
In their frenzied effort to strong-arm support for the flailing American Health...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Republican lawmakers on Thursday were met with a deluge of outrage and calls to...

Further

Channeling David Lynch, the Koch-backed Generation Opportunity - whose mission is to convince young people to opt out of the totalitarian evil that is health care - has released a darkly crackpot video invite to an upcoming "Creepy Carenival" in D.C. that, "like Obamacare itself, comes with a veneer of excitement (weirdo Uncle Sam! mandatory vasectomies!) but as soon as you begin to experience it, you realize you are being taken for a ride." WTF? The kicker: A new study shows that ads by...