Battle Over Obamacare

MIAMI, FL - OCTOBER 08:  Affordable Care Act navigator Nini Hadwen (R) speaks with Jorge Hernandez (L) and Marta Aguirre as they shop for health insurance during a navigation session put on by the Epilepsy Foundation Florida to help people sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act on October 8, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The United States government continues to be partially shut down as Republicans hold out hope to cut funding for the Affordable Care Act.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Poll: Americans Trust Democrats More Than GOP On Health Care As 2020 Approaches
Senate Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (L) and Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) listens while US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before a meeting with Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill March 26, 2019, in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP)        (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
GOP Scrambles To Deal With Trump’s Decision On Health Care
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 05:  U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (C) speaks to members of the media as Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) (L) and Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Thune (R-SD) (R) listen after a weekly Senate Republican Policy Luncheon at the U.S. Capitol February 5, 2019 in Washington, DC. Senate GOPs held the weekly policy luncheon to discuss Republican agenda.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - JANUARY 09: Alex Azar, nominee to be Department of Health and Human Services secretary, testifies during his Senate Finance Committee confirmation hearing in Dirksen Building on January 9, 2018. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 09:  U.S. House Democratic Caucus Chairman Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) speaks as House Democratic Caucus Vice Chair Katherine Clark (D-MA) listens during a news conference after a caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol January 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. House Democrats gathered to discuss the Democratic agenda as the partial government shutdown enters day 19.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - JANUARY 23:  The crowd listens to Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, address the March for Life rally on the Mall.  Thousands of pro-life supporters gathered to hear addresses by Congressional leaders and then march to the Supreme Court to express disagreement with the Roe v. Wade decision which was made on January 22, 1973.  (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Will Of The People

Here’s a quietly remarkable story out of Utah, getting fairly little attention nationally because of all the fireworks in D.C. Last November Utahns voted by a clear if not overwhelming majority for Medicaid expansion in their state. That was Proposition 3. The state’s legislature is in the process of simply overruling that decision, passing a plan that actually costs more than Medicaid expansion and automatically voids itself if the federal government doesn’t issue Utah a waiver that the state seems unlikely to get. Read More

on October 26, 2018 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 23:  U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) waits for the beginning of a Senate Foreign Relations Committee meeting April 23, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The committee is scheduled to vote on the nomination of CIA Director Mike Pompeo to be the next Secretary of State.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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