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Supreme Court contender Kavanaugh faces pushback from social conservatives
In a 2011 opinion, he suggested that the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) individual mandate could be made a “tax,” providing a “roadmap” to a 2012 Supreme Court ruling that Republicans believe saved the 2... read more
Trump Picks Tom Price For HHS Secretary. Does This Really Mean He Wants to Repeal Obamacare?
And, along with a second pick to manage Medicare and Medicaid, it raises the possibility that Republicans will simply use the federal health bureaucracy to reward favored constituencies. Aside from hi... read more
Planned Parenthood could be first casualty of Obamacare repeal efforts
Trump’s pick to head the Health and Human ... Two weeks ago, abortion rights advocates attempted to deliver more than 70,000 petitions to the office of House Speaker Paul D. Ryan, R-Wis. Many of those ... read more
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Everything You Need to Know About Brett Kavanaugh's Anti-Choice Record
Wade, but the president’s pick—Brett Kavanaugh—has an anti-choice record that speaks for itself. Kavanaugh, a federal judge for the D.C. Circuit US Court of Appeals, most recently revealed his views o... read more
Overnight Health Care: Judge presses...
Welcome to Wednesday's edition of Overnight Health Care. It was a big day for ObamaCare in the ... Chaos reigns on day one of Kavanaugh hearings Parkland father confronts Kavanaugh at hearing Live cov... read more
The “Calm Before the Storm” Transcript
Can you just briefly summarize what this Obamacare 2.0 is about ... able to buy insurance, and the health insurance marketplace won’t operate in your state. If you’re saying that to the challengers, t... read more
Trump Picks Pence Advisor Seema Verma To Lead Medicaid, Medicare
President-elect Donald Trump has picked Seema Verma, a healthcare consultant ... But Trump’s pick of Congressman Tom Price to head the Department of Health and Human Services worries Alker. Price has ... read more
It's a Paternalistic World as Obamacare Advocates Admit Their Love for Bossing Us Around
President Obama himself dismissed complaints from people losing their health coverage because of the Affordable Care Act with an updated version ... And it's apparently the administration's job to pic... read more
SOUND THE ALARMS Supreme Court pick could dismantle LGBTQ rights
Wade, the foundational abortion-rights decision ... www.lambdalegal.org/publications/when-health-care-isnt-caring) to care that would be compounded by the imposition of additional restrictions on repr... read more
Toomey Says Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Will Make 'Great Supreme Court Justice'
Toomey said Kavanaugh supported the court's decision in U.S. v. Nixon decision, and called it one of the four most important decisions the court has made in American history. When asked about Kavanaug... read more
Obama campaigns in Va. on LGBT-inclusive vision
Obama concluded his riff about “Romnesia” by saying people shouldn’t worry if they find themselves coming down with similar symptoms because there’s good news: “Obamacare covers ... Parenthood and res... read more
Some gays and lesbians aren’t ready to win
The worry, of course, is organizational money machines need to keep us crapping in our pants to keep the cash coming in. Worse is the way we treat our own. Two instances in the past week are clear ill... read more