Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has convinced President Trump that it is best to postpone any Senate action to “repeal and replace” ObamaCare until after the 2020 elections.
Several lawsuits challenging ObamaCare or the Trump administration's regulatory revisions to it are winding their way through the courts, and the timing of their resolutions could affect the president's reelection chances.
The latest pro-abortion effort is a bill out of Massachusetts that removes the terms “mother” and “unborn child” from the legal definition of pregnancy.
VIDEO - In an interview with The New American magazine's correspondent Alex Newman, Dr. Karladine Graves of the Coalition Against Kickbacks outlined a plan to simply and drastically slash healthcare costs in America while preventing a government takeover of the industry. The solution, she said, relies on getting rid of the “middle men” who drive up the cost of medicines in “a $200 billion racket” by using kickbacks disguised as “rebates.” With all the money they are making, these shady middle men then invest millions in lobbying and political campaigns to keep the scam going. “This is a form of racketeering that would normally be totally unlawful if not for Congress giving them an exception,” Dr. Graves said, urging citizens to contact their legislators. Dr. Graves said her coalition was working with the Trump administration to get this done. Learn more at www.physiciansforreform.org.
New rules set down by the Trump administration will force Planned Parenthood to forgo millions in federal Title X funds — or stop referring patients for abortions.
Unable to convince Americans to fully trust vaccines with endless marketing propaganda and even government mandates, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) boss Scott Gottlieb is threatening to use federal force. Indeed, in bizarre comments made to national media, the senior health bureaucrat threatened that growing nationwide resistance to vaccination mandates may “force the hand of the federal government.” In short, Gottlieb wants to force states to vaccinate children at gunpoint, even if it goes against the religion or conscience of the parents. Critics lambasted the comments and the sentiments as authoritarian and unacceptable.
On Monday, a U.S. district judge issued a nationwide injunction against Trump administration rules to allow employers exemptions from ObamaCare’s contraception mandate, just one day before the new rules were to take effect.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said on January 8 that the city will begin guaranteeing comprehensive healthcare to every single resident, including illegal aliens.
Flush with success in the midterm elections, Democrats are preparing to renew their push for single-payer healthcare.