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The Latest: Trump holds hope for progress on health careTrump guarantees new ObamaCare plan covers pre-existing conditions, in bid to pass overhaul planThe Latest: Trump Holds Hope for Progress on Health CareColumn: Disabled deserve protection in health care lawTRUMP TRACKER: Healthcare - Obamacare still the lawPersonal Tragedy Shaped Congressman's Effort on Health CarePersonal tragedy shaped congressman's effort on health careTrump: I'm 'disappointed' in House GOP on health care - POLITICOFirst on CNN: Ahead of Trump's 100th day mark, Obama says Obamacare is more popular than TrumpScott plan for teachers' health care won't become law this yearPolitiFact's guide to the GOP amendment to health care billCNN/ORC poll: Expectations plummet for health care overhaulCongress passes spending deal to keep the federal government open another weekThe health care shell game: Why not leave health care policy to the states?Study finds health care overhaul would burden New Mexico

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Trump talks health care with Republican critic on golf course
CNBCApril 3, 2017

President Donald Trump golfed with a vocal Republican critic of his health-care push on Sunday, as he insisted efforts to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law were not dead. Senator Rand Paul and Office of Management ...more »

A New Path to Universal Health Care?
Roll CallApril 6, 2017

The failure of the recent Republican attempt to repeal and replace the Obama administration's 2010 health care law might have opened a path to the only thing the right fears more: universal health care. Rep. John Conyers Jr. has introduced a “Medicare ...more »

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The Latest: Trump holds hope for progress on health care
SFGateApril 30, 2017

Last week, the conservative House Freedom Caucus announced support for a revised GOP health care bill that would let states get federal waivers to some coverage requirements Obama's law imposed on insurers. GOP leaders say they will schedule a vote ...more »

Trump guarantees new ObamaCare plan covers pre-existing conditions, in bid to pass overhaul plan
Fox NewsApril 30, 2017

(No Democrats have supported the effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's signature health care law.) An amendment last week by New Jersey GOP Rep. Tom McArthur appeared to be a breakthrough in garnering support from moderate House ...more »

The Latest: Trump Holds Hope for Progress on Health Care
New York TimesApril 30, 2017

The White House also continues its push for a revised bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Health Care Act. The latest GOP bill would let states escape a requirement under Barack Obama's 2010 law that insurers charge healthy and seriously ill ...more »

Column: Disabled deserve protection in health care law
The Detroit NewsApril 30, 2017

Since its founding 75 years ago, JVS (founded as Jewish Vocational Service) has been a voice for the equal rights and treatment of people with disabilities. As Congress begins to consider health care reform, we urge our lawmakers to keep protections ...more »

TRUMP TRACKER: Healthcare - Obamacare still the law
NorthJersey.comApril 28, 2017

President Donald Trump swept into the White House with a bold promise to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act in his first days in office. Three months into his term, however, Obamacare remains the law of the land – the Republican failure to ...more »

Personal Tragedy Shaped Congressman's Effort on Health Care
U.S. News & World ReportApril 28, 2017

She says she's concerned that repeal of the Affordable Care Act could affect health insurance coverage for her son, 26-year-old son, Jamieson Smith, who has a rare sickness called mitochondrial disease. (AP Photo/Mike Catalini) The Associated Press.more »

Personal tragedy shaped congressman's effort on health care
Fox BusinessApril 28, 2017

He says his one and only goal in offering a proposal to resuscitate the Republican effort to repeal Obama's health care law is to help the individual health insurance market survive. "I'm acting as an individual trying to solve a problem," he says ...more »

Trump: I'm 'disappointed' in House GOP on health care - POLITICO
PoliticoApril 28, 2017

President Donald Trump maintained that he likes the Republicans in Congress “a lot” and has “great relationships” with them.more »

First on CNN: Ahead of Trump's 100th day mark, Obama says Obamacare is more popular than Trump
CNNApril 28, 2017

New York (CNN) Former President Barack Obama hailed the political resilience of his signature health care law at a private event Thursday, pointing out that Obamacare is now more popular than his successor trying to repeal it: President Donald Trump.more »

Scott plan for teachers' health care won't become law this year
WCAXApril 28, 2017

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A proposal by Gov. Phil Scott's to have teachers negotiate their health care benefits with the state, rather than their local school district, isn't going to become law this year. A proposal by Senate Republican minority leader ...more »

PolitiFact's guide to the GOP amendment to health care bill
PolitiFactApril 28, 2017

House Republican leaders gave up their goal of putting a new health care law overhaul up for a vote this week leading up to President Donald Trump's 100th day in office. But some GOP leaders are hopeful that their latest effort will ultimately garner ...more »

CNN/ORC poll: Expectations plummet for health care overhaul
CNNApril 28, 2017

Washington (CNN) Three months ago, just before Donald Trump took office, about half of Americans said it was very likely that the new President, armed with a Republican majority in both houses of Congress, would repeal and replace the law known as ...more »

Congress passes spending deal to keep the federal government open another week
Washington PostApril 28, 2017

The speaker can lose only 22 Republicans on a health-care vote because Democrats have fiercely opposed any attempt to repeal the current health care law. This week's spending standoff is the first in what could be several budget battles between ...more »

The health care shell game: Why not leave health care policy to the states?
Learn Liberty (blog)April 28, 2017

Recent arguments against cutting federal health care spending — and letting states handle insurance regulation — reveal just how unaffordable the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) is. Law professor and Incidental Economist contributor Nicholas Bagley, ...more »

Study finds health care overhaul would burden New Mexico
Washington TimesApril 28, 2017

Congressional Republicans hope to vote soon on a revised health care overhaul bill that would let states escape a requirement under former President Barack Obama's signature health care law that insurers charge healthy and seriously ill customers the ...more »

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