Trumpcare

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Trump scales back free birth control access, will affect millions

07 Oct 2017

Trump scales back free birth control access, will affect millions

US President Donald Trump has decreed that employers and insurers can opt out of providing free birth control to women, on grounds of "religious beliefs" or "moral convictions."

What would happen if Republican healthcare plan comes through?

20 Jul 2017

What would happen if Republican healthcare plan comes through?

The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) predicts that 32 million Americans would lose health coverage from a Republican plan to repeal Obamacare.

Republicans oppose healthcare bill: Is Trumpcare doomed?

18 Jul 2017

Republicans oppose healthcare bill: Is Trumpcare doomed?

Casting a shadow of uncertainty over Trump's proposed healthcare bill, two more Republican senators, Mike Lee and Jerry Moran have stated their opposition to it, leaving it without the required majority for passing.

Repeal, then replace: Donald Trump on Obamacare replacement bill

01 Jul 2017

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

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US Republican party's seven-year efforts to get former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act (ACA or Obamacare) repealed is on the verge of collapse.

How Trumpcare bill could impact healthcare consumers

05 May 2017

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

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.