ObamaCare
Oct 2017

Collins: “Congenital optimist” sticks with Senate

Ed Morrissey Oct 13, 2017 12:01 PM

“Congress can — and will — be more productive.”

“You have accomplished NOTHING IN DC.”

“Dems should call me to fix!”

“Together, these changes represent a serious threat to Obamacare…”

John Kasich might leave the GOP if he can’t fix it

Andrew Malcolm Oct 02, 2017 8:41 AM

In case you care.

Sep 2017

“It’s a little different now that Republicans have both houses and the administration.”

“While no counties are slated to go without coverage in 2018, almost half will have just one option next year.”

Is Trump ready to throw Tom Price under the bus?

Allahpundit Sep 27, 2017 3:31 PM

“I will tell you personally, I’m not happy about it.”

Sunday morning talking heads

Allahpundit Sep 24, 2017 8:01 AM

Repeal?

Jimmy Kimmel was coached by Chuck Schumer

John Sexton Sep 22, 2017 7:21 PM

“Kimmel and his staff also spoke with other activists and organizations opposing Graham-Cassidy…”

John Kasich, Obamacare lobbyist

Jason Hart Sep 21, 2017 6:41 PM

Bailouts.

“I don’t get anything out of this, Brian.”

Jumped the single-payer gun?

“Would definitely make some in our conference pretty upset if we took it up.”

Daily Beast: A two-track strategy?

Beat the clock?

Sanders’ single payer bill is the real dream act

John Sexton Sep 14, 2017 8:01 PM

“Evil corporations are the only impediment he acknowledges.”

“…we need to have a conversation about how we get there.”

Another lay-up opportunity?

“Optima also said it would be raising premiums by 81 percent…”

Aug 2017

“The proposal is 13 percentage points higher than previously was estimated by Medica…”

Constitutional and pragmatic questions.

“the Individual market remains volatile”

Poll: Six in ten Americans tired of this key issue

Ed Morrissey Aug 11, 2017 10:41 AM

Freedom Caucus: Feel the power of our fully operational discharge petition, or something.

Medicare expansion: What could go wrong?

Ed Morrissey Aug 10, 2017 8:01 PM

If you liked the Medicaid expansion …

He’s right, to a point. The Republican ship has been sailing the seas of health-care reform without a captain thanks …

“Other insurers are also expected to downsize their involvement or to hike rates in coming weeks.”

Incentives.

Anthem, Aetna exit Obamacare exchanges

John Sexton Aug 03, 2017 3:21 PM

“Aetna…benefited from exiting most of its Obamacare individual insurance markets this year.”

“In our remaining Marketplace plans, we are increasing 2018 premiums by 55%.”

Quitting time: Senate Republicans won’t touch this

Ed Morrissey Aug 01, 2017 8:41 AM

Break it down.

Jul 2017

Trump could let Obamacare ‘implode’ tomorrow

John Sexton Jul 31, 2017 7:21 PM

“Trump has only guaranteed the payments through July…”

Huckabee: Repeal the 17th Amendment, too.

“We need new leadership in the Senate if they can’t get the job done.”

Get ready for the “waste, fraud, and abuse” excuses.

“This is the U.S. government, not the Corleone family.”