Medicaid expansion

Did Senator Lindsey Graham Finally Get One Right?

If Senator Graham can cajole his buddy John McCain into voting for his bill it just might allow Republicans to, at least part way, make good on their eight-year pledge to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Mr. President, End The Congressional Obamacare Scam

It is time to make Congress live like the rest of us, and end their illegal “small business” Obamacare scam and their gold-plated subsidies and see how fast they run to repeal Obamacare and replace it with a free market system.

The Establishment GOP Is Committing Suicide By Lie

If the Capitol Hill Republican establishment can’t pass a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare that they already passed in 2015, then it is time for conservatives to recognize this is no longer a family disagreement, take the gloves off and declare war on those who reneged on their 2015 vote.

The Bizarre World Of The Republican Senate

It is a bizarre world indeed when perpetual maverick Senator John McCain saves the vote to repeal and replace Obamacare and also gives one of the more sensible analyses of why the process is a mess.

President Trump: Remember The Snake

To stop Ryancare's benefits for illegal aliens, massive new entitlements and big government we urge conservatives to contact the White House to let President Trump know he's being suckered on this deal.

Paul Ryan Betrays President Trump On Obamacare Repeal And Replace

Obamacare 2.0, Rinocare or Ryancare, whatever you call it, Speaker Ryan's phony "repeal and replace" bill is actually worse than Obamacare in many respects, and it is all being done behind closed doors using budget reconciliation, not open debate and amendments. To stop Ryancare's benefits for illegal aliens, and massive new entitlements and big government we urge conservatives to contact the White House to let President Trump know he's being suckered on this deal.

McAuliffe Vows to Push OCare Medicaid Expansion Despite Budget Shortfalls

Kathryn Watson, Watchdog.org

Even as VA's Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) emphasized that budget cuts need to be made as a $2.4 billion shortfall was revaled, he made it clear he still plans to find a way to use Obamacare to expand health insurance for Virginia’s poor—and he’s ready to use the power of his exec. office to do so.

VA's McAuliffe May Bypass Legislature to Expand Medicaid

Laura Vozzella, Washington Post

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is considering expanding health coverage without the approval of the state legislature, a move that would muscle his top priority past Republican opponents but also throw his young administration into a partisan firestorm and uncertain legal territory.

The Arkansas Obamacare Bailout

Washington Times Editors

A failed Medicaid experiment is becoming a national nightmare. The Arkansas private option doen't represent flexibility from the fed. gov't, a market-based alternative to Medicaid expansion, or affordable, patient-centered health care reform.

Kentucky Legislature Defunded ObamaCare

David Adamsinky, Red State

The Kentucky General Assembly almost unanimously voted to defund ObamaCare in the Commonwealth as it mandated that no general fund dollars can be spent on the Medicaid expansion or health benefit exchange in the next biennium.

The Medicaid Mess

Michael Tanner, National Review

Now is not the time for Republican governors to go wobbly on these fraudulent arguments. 

Kasich Lies to Fox’s Cavuto About OCare Money

Jason Hart, Red State

Ohio Governor John Kasich, a Repub., repeated what has become his go-to lie about Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion when Fox News host Neil Cavuto brought up the topic during a March 18 interview.

More GOP Guvs Eyeing Medicaid Expansion?

Kyle Cheney and Jason Millman, Politico

The GOP plans to make Obamacare a campaign issue in '14; the House plans two anti-OCare votes Fri. But in the states, the Medicaid expansion, worth billions, has proved attractive to nearly a dozen GOP governors.

Christie: Obamacare Wimp

Katrina Trinko, National Review Online

In the first debate of the NJ governor's race, Gov. Christie said that his administration has complied with Obamacare, despite his oppostion to it. He also touted his expansion of Medicaid.

Another GOP Rift: Medicaid Expansion

Sandhya Somashekhar, Washington Post

3 governors are counteracting Obamacare repeal efforts by forcibly pushing Medicaid expansion.