Articles about Affordable Care Act

Days before US elections, Trump's pick confirmed to Supreme Court

27 Oct 2020

World
Days before US elections, Trump's pick confirmed to Supreme Court

US President Donald Trump was served a crucial victory, merely days before the November 3 elections, as Amy Coney Barrett was sworn in as a Supreme Court justice.

John McCain's revolt leads to Obamacare repeal bill failure

28 Jul 2017

World
John McCain's revolt leads to Obamacare repeal bill failure

The latest attempt by the Republican-controlled US Senate to repeal the Obamacare healthcare program has failed.

Repeal, then replace: Donald Trump on Obamacare replacement bill

01 Jul 2017

World
Repeal, then replace: Donald Trump on Obamacare replacement bill

US President Donald Trump has a new idea on the Republican Obamacare replacement bill that hasn't been able to garner consensus yet.

US Senate Republicans delay healthcare bill vote over insufficient support

28 Jun 2017

World
US Senate Republicans delay healthcare bill vote over insufficient support

The US Republican party's seven-year efforts to get former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act (ACA or Obamacare) repealed is on the verge of collapse.

Republicans unveil Obamacare replacement bill in Senate, faces uncertain fate

23 Jun 2017

World
Republicans unveil Obamacare replacement bill in Senate, faces uncertain fate

Republicans in the US Senate have unveiled a bill proposing to replace Obamacare with a healthcare plan that cuts aid to the poor and ends tax on the wealthy.

How Trumpcare bill could impact healthcare consumers

05 May 2017

World
How Trumpcare bill could impact healthcare consumers

The Republican-led US House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA) which repeals and replaces former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act, popularly called Obamacare.

Obamacare repeal: House passes Republican health care bill, Senate awaits

05 May 2017

World
Obamacare repeal: House passes Republican health care bill, Senate awaits

Symbolizing a major legislative landmark under the Trump presidency, the Republican dominated US House of Representatives voted to repeal parts of Obamacare including insurance coverage for people with "pre-existing conditions", intending to replace it with the Republican-sponsored American Health Care Act.

Trump promises better alternative to Obamacare

27 Mar 2017

World
Trump promises better alternative to Obamacare

US President Donald Trump clarified that his administration would soon unveil an improved healthcare alternative to Obamacare.

Trump withdraws healthcare bill, Obamacare to remain

25 Mar 2017

World
Trump withdraws healthcare bill, Obamacare to remain

In his first major setback, US President Donald Trump's administration had to withdraw his proposed healthcare bill due to lack of votes.

Trump "done talking" on proposed healthcare bill, demands support

24 Mar 2017

World
Trump "done talking" on proposed healthcare bill, demands support

Ahead of a vote on "Trumpcare", US President Donald Trump warned lawmakers that he would leave Obamacare in place and move on to other reforms if they don't support the new healthcare bill.

American Hospital Association voices concerns against "Trumpcare"

09 Mar 2017

World
American Hospital Association voices concerns against "Trumpcare"

US President Donald Trump's American Health Care Act has come under criticism from American Hospital Association, which believes provisions for the "most vulnerable" might be lost.

Republicans oppose party's much-awaited Obamacare replacement plan

08 Mar 2017

World
Republicans oppose party's much-awaited Obamacare replacement plan

The long-awaited plan by Republicans to replace Obamacare, former US President Barack Obama's health law, is being opposed by their own party members.

President Trump signs executive order to roll back Obamacare

21 Jan 2017

World
President Trump signs executive order to roll back Obamacare

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at rolling back Obamacare, hours after being sworn-in to office.