Medicaid expansion Archives

Red State Shame: Nursing Homes Evicting Disabled, Elderly After Obamacare Rollbacks

May 8, 2018

After Opting Out of the Obamacare Medicaid Expansion, Louisiana is set to Evict over 30,000 Residents from Nursing Homes Medicaid Expansion was one of the key components of the landmark 2011 Affordable Care Act (known either lovingly or disdainfully as…

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Red State Republicans Using Unconstitutional Gambit to Kill Obamacare

February 21, 2018

Republicans in Washington, D.C. have made more than 70 attempts to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare. They failed every time. Yes, they had some successes at weakening the law. The tax bill last…

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Mike Pence Gets Brutal Fact Check From Fellow Republicans on Health Care

July 15, 2017

Ohio Republicans Call Out Lies About Medicaid Pushed By Mike Pence There is no question about how deeply unpopular the Republican health care bill continues to be with the public. Because of its terribleness, even the White House has gone…

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Trump Tweets About Trumpcare – Twitter DESTROYS Him – Deplorables Desert Him

March 11, 2017

Trumpcare…It Does A Body Bad Donald Trump made the mistake of tweeting about Trumpcare Saturday morning. The current GOP narrative is that Obamacare is a complete failure (it’s not), and that repealing it will save healthcare (it won’t). Democrats are…

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GOP Committing Suicide As Down-Ballot Incumbent Campaigns Floundering In Wake Of Trump (VIDEO)

August 25, 2016

Donald Trump’s popularity is sinking in Titanic fashion in North Carolina, and in his free-fall, he may take others in the GOP down with him. And it couldn’t happen to a nicer bunch of people. Will North Carolina’s GOP sink…

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By The Numbers: Obamacare Aiding Drop In Uninsured, GOP Hurting

May 17, 2016

Affordable Care Act Hugely Successful In Lowering Uninsured Rate There is little doubt the Affordable Care Act has been incredibly successful in shirking the number of uninsured Americans since its implementation. The CDC released a new report showing the effect…

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Latest State To Take Medicaid Expansion Saving So Much It Will Blow Your Mind

April 21, 2016

Louisiana Gets On Board With Medicaid Expansion And It Will Save The State $1 Billion Less than 48 hours after taking office, Louisiana’s Democratic Governor John Bel Edwards signed an executive order expanding Medicaid after Republican Bobby Jindal refused to…

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ACA To Save Taxpayers $1 Trillion More Than Previously Projected (INFOGRAPHICS)

March 12, 2016

Republicans love howling about how the Affordable Care Act (aka the ACA or “Obamacare”) is the worst thing that’s happened to America since we started letting women have non-procreative sex. And yes, it’s not as affordable or as easy as…

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Stick A Fork In Him: As Bobby Jindal Leaves, Incoming LA Gov. To Expand Health Care

January 12, 2016

Bobby jindal’s out, New LA Gov. John Bel Edwards vows to expand Medicaid and provide health care coverage to 300,000 more LA residents. Bobby Jindal is done as governor of Louisiana. On Monday, Democrat John Bel Edwards was sworn into office. The…

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Bernie Sanders Drops Truth Bomb On GOP’s Obamacare Repeal Effort (VIDEO)

December 2, 2015

Bernie Sanders to GOP: Your Obamacare repeal effort is “a waste of time.” Never ones to miss a chance to launch yet another doomed Obamacare repeal effort, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY-Jelly) and his gang of 53 are up to their…

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