The “Skinny Repeal” and How “Party Loyalism” Is Influencing Healthcare Reform Efforts

On July 27th, the GOP’s “skinny repeal” of the Affordable Care Act — more commonly known as “Obamacare” — was rejected due to unanimous opposition by Senate Democrats, as well as negative votes from three Republican senators, including Arizona senator … Continue reading The “Skinny Repeal” and How “Party Loyalism” Is Influencing Healthcare Reform Efforts

An American First Healthcare Plan Would Cost Republicans Greatly

Thursday, the Senate GOP revealed its long awaited version of the AHCA.  The bill builds on the House’s conservative approach to healthcare while maintaining a federal presence.  Specifically, the bill repeals the Medicaid expansion by 2021 (longer phase-out time), does … Continue reading An American First Healthcare Plan Would Cost Republicans Greatly