Obamacare

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The Associated Press
March 02, 2020 - 8:44 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to decide a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, but the decision is not likely until after the 2020 election.
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Dreamstime
December 14, 2018 - 9:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge in Texas ruled President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act "invalid" Friday, the eve of the sign-up deadline for coverage next year.
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June 08, 2018 - 7:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said in a court filing late Thursday that it will no longer defend key parts of the Affordable Care Act, including the requirement that people have health insurance and provisions that guarantee access to health insurance regardless of any medical...
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April 09, 2018 - 7:47 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sixteen Democratic attorneys general pushed back Monday against a Texas lawsuit aimed at striking down former President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
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Credit: Architect of the Capitol
July 28, 2017 - 7:43 am
(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate's effort to pass a stripped-down version of an Obamacare repeal measure -- the so-called "skinny repeal" of the Affordable Care Act -- failed during a vote, 49-51, held shortly around 1:30 a.m. Friday. About an hour after the vote was announced, President Donald Trump,...
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July 18, 2017 - 7:18 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has called for a vote to repeal Obamacare with a two-year delay after the plan to replace the law failed to win enough Republican support. Two more Republican senators announced their opposition to the Republican health care bill on Monday...
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July 17, 2017 - 8:52 pm
(KJCE) Two more Republican Senators have announced their opposition to the GOP effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. My colleague @JerryMoran and I will not support the MTP to this version of BCRA #HealthcareBill — Mike Lee (@SenMikeLee) July 18, 2017 Jerry Moran (R-Kansas) and Mike Lee (R-Utah)...
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June 22, 2017 - 7:09 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Seven weeks after the House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act, Senate Republicans unveiled their version of the health care bill on Thursday. Here's how the Senate bill differs from the one passed by the House: Inside the Senate bill Funds two years of current...
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May 04, 2017 - 2:32 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- House Republicans have passed their ambitious plan to repeal and replace Obamacare after several fits and starts, sending the measure to the Senate, where it is expected to be significantly revised. The bill passed the House in a narrow 217-213 vote. All Democrats opposed the bill...
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