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Ron DeSantis says endings subsidies would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare

Ron DeSantis says endings subsidies would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare

Rep. Ron DeSantis said Monday that taking away insurance subsidies from members of Congress would force lawmakers to act on Obamacare. “Other Americans who are in exchanges are not getting employer subsidies. It’s illegal and somehow Congress gets a workaround. So I applaud the president for raising this issue and if he moved swiftly on […]

Can Trump Strip Health Care From Members of Congress?

Can Trump Strip Health Care From Members of Congress?

As Republican members of Congress have tried and failed to follow through with their campaign promise of repealing Obamacare, President Donald Trump has threatened to eliminate some health benefits for members of Congress and their staffs. “If a new HealthCare Bill is not approved quickly, BAILOUTS for Insurance Companies and BAILOUTS for Members of Congress […]

Remember Obamacare Movement: Removing Turncoat Republicans — A Look at How Obamacare Republicans Voted this week in the U.S. Senate  

Remember Obamacare Movement: Removing Turncoat Republicans — A Look at How Obamacare Republicans Voted this week in the U.S. Senate  

. By Michael Hernandez   A+ List:        Maine Senator Susan Collins (Re-election:  2020)                      Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski (Re-election:  2020)                      Arizona Senator John McCain (Re-election:  2022) Offense:        Voted down “skinny” […]

Mitch McConnell tosses white towel on Obamacare, cedes to Dems

Mitch McConnell tosses white towel on Obamacare, cedes to Dems

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell threw in the white flag on Obamacare repeal on Friday, admitting defeat and telling his Republicans in a voice that seemed close to cracking that it’s “time to move on” to other matters. And all the Democrats go: We won. “This is clearly a disappointing moment,” McConnell said, on the […]

Promise Broken: Sens. McCain, Murkowski, and Collins Tank Obamacare Repeal Bill

Promise Broken: Sens. McCain, Murkowski, and Collins Tank Obamacare Repeal Bill

by SEAN MORAN Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s Health Care Freedom Act, known as the “skinny repeal” bill, failed to pass through the Senate. The Health Care Freedom Act failed 49-51. Sens. John McCain (R-AZ), Susan Collins (R-ME), and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) voted against the bill. Sens. McCain and Murkowski pledged repeatedly to repeal Obamacare, whereas […]

As debate opens on Obamacare bill, Senate quickly rejects the first Republican amendment

As debate opens on Obamacare bill, Senate quickly rejects the first Republican amendment

WASHINGTON—After Senate Republicans agreed to open debate Tuesday to overhaul the Affordable Care Act, they quickly shot down what was once their leading proposal for repealing and replacing Obamacare. Republicans rejected their revised bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act, despite having added a provision from Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, favored by conservatives and another from […]

Legal Analysis:  ‘Was it a Campaign Vote or a Real Vote? Time for the Senate to act on Obamacare’

Legal Analysis:  ‘Was it a Campaign Vote or a Real Vote? Time for the Senate to act on Obamacare’

 . By Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel American Center for Law and Justice (Editor’s Note:  Those who wish to sign a petition after reading this legal analysis can do so by going to the ACLJ link at the end of this article.  Please also see the link to the Citizens Journal column by co-founder Michael Hernandez […]

‘It’s Time To Call Out the Obamacare Republicans’

‘It’s Time To Call Out the Obamacare Republicans’

    By Michael Hernandez Jay Sekulow, chief counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice, challenged his national audience to “call out the Obamacare Republicans” even as President Donald Trump was meeting with GOP Senators at the White House with a message of “repeal and replace.  “I’m sitting in oval office with a […]

Exclusive — Mark Meadows: Send Clean Obamacare Repeal to Trump Now, Replacement Later

Exclusive — Mark Meadows: Send Clean Obamacare Repeal to Trump Now, Replacement Later

by MATTHEW BOYLE House Freedom Caucus chairman Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) is joining with President Donald J. Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in pushing for Congress to send a clean repeal of Obamacare to President Trump’s desk now, and work on the replacement later. Meadows, who is making the call in an exclusive statement to Breitbart […]

The Second 100 Days (Trump Briefs: June 24-30 /Day 156-162) Week 23

The Second 100 Days (Trump Briefs: June 24-30 /Day 156-162) Week 23

By Michael Hernandez   Saturday, June 24 (Day 156): President Trump goes on offensive on Russian election interference President Trump used Twitter to attack the Obama administration’s claims that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election.  He tweeted the following on Thursday: “…Why did Democratic National Committee turn down the DHS offer to protect against […]