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GOP agrees on one thing: ObamaCare taxes must go – The Hill

GOP agrees on one thing: ObamaCare taxes must go – The Hill

The near-consensus that House and Senate Republicans have reached on repealing ObamaCare taxes could boost their efforts to overhaul the tax code. The draft healthcare bill Senate Republicans released on Thursday is similar to the House-passed bill on the ObamaCare taxes, repealing nearly all of them and delaying the “Cadillac” ...

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Experts warn GOP bill could destabilize insurance markets – The Hill

Experts warn GOP bill could destabilize insurance markets – The Hill

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The HillOne of the primary arguments from Republicans for repealing ObamaCare is that the healthcare law is “collapsing.” But experts warn that the GOP’s legislation might destabilize insurance markets even more over time. The Senate’s ObamaCare repeal bill, …Senate health-care bill faces serious resistance from ...

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Opioid crisis threatens GOP ObamaCare repeal – The Hill

Opioid crisis threatens GOP ObamaCare repeal – The Hill

Fears that cuts to Medicaid could exacerbate a national opioid epidemic that took more lives last year than the Vietnam War have emerged as a huge threat to the Senate GOP’s ObamaCare repeal-and-replace bill. The legislation includes a $2 billion fund to help people with substance use disorders, but critics ...

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Rocky rollout for Senate healthcare bill – The Hill

Rocky rollout for Senate healthcare bill – The Hill

The Senate healthcare bill had a rocky rollout on Thursday as Republican senators complained it doesn’t do enough to repeal ObamaCare or lower healthcare costs. The blowback raised doubts over whether Senate Majority Leader (R-Ky.) will be able to stick to his aggressive schedule of voting on the proposal next ...

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Five things to watch in Senate GOP's ObamaCare repeal bill – The Hill

Five things to watch in Senate GOP's ObamaCare repeal bill – The Hill

A draft of the long-awaited Senate healthcare bill, crafted behind closed doors, will be publicly unveiled on Thursday. Just a day before the bill’s scheduled release, some senators said they still didn’t know the details of some key provisions, creating uncertainty as Senate Majority Leader (R-Ky.) pushes toward a vote ...

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McConnell courts GOP centrists for health bill – The Hill

McConnell courts GOP centrists for health bill – The Hill

Senate Majority Leader (R-Ky.) on Wednesday was focused on winning the support of GOP centrists for an ObamaCare repeal-and-replace bill that his members are expected to see on Thursday. McConnell can only afford two defections, and votes from conservative Sens. Rand PaulRand PaulMcConnell courts GOP centrists for health billRand Paul ...

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GOP hits the gas on ObamaCare repeal – The Hill

GOP hits the gas on ObamaCare repeal – The Hill

Senate Majority Leader (R-Ky.) on Tuesday formally set an ambitious schedule for his conference to repeal and replace ObamaCare, promising his members will get draft legislation on Thursday with a floor vote next week. McConnell says Republicans, who have held multiple meetings about healthcare reform every week since early May, ...

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Dems limited in their ability to slow ObamaCare vote – The Hill

Dems limited in their ability to slow ObamaCare vote – The Hill

The options for Democrats are limited as they try to prevent Senate Republicans from passing legislation repealing and replacing ObamaCare. Republicans are rushing toward a vote next week in hopes of passing legislation before the July 4th recess. Republicans will see a (R-Ky.) said Tuesday. Democrats are decrying that timeline, ...

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