Category: Health Care

U.S. President Trump

Trump: ‘America First’ Agenda on Track Despite ‘Distraction of the Witch Hunt’

President Donald Trump fired back at the special counsel investigation hanging over his administration and said his “America First” agenda is on track, despite the distraction caused by the “witch hunt,” in a series of tweets Sunday morning. In claiming progress on key agenda items, Trump pointed to executive orders he’s signed, jobs being created and…

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Trump Lunches With Senators to Push Health Care Bill

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence will have lunch with 13 Republican senators Tuesday to discuss the status of the GOP health care reform bill. Replacing his predecessor’s signature health care law long has been one of Trump’s main priorities. Related: Trump and Ryan face risks after health care win The senators, who are…

House Republicans repeal Obamacare in win for Trump

WASHINGTON — Handing a political victory to President Donald Trump, House Republicans voted Thursday to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act with legislation that could leave 24 million more Americans without health care, including 500,000 in New Jersey. The vote reversed an embarrassing defeat in March when GOP leaders, who pledged for years to repeal…

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Trump ‘Guarantees’ Pre-Existing Conditions Will Be Covered In GOP Health Care Bill

In an interview marking his first 100 days in office, President Donald Trump says the latest iteration of health care reform will provide coverage for pre-existing conditions, guaranteed. On CBS’s “Face the Nation” Sunday, Trump said Obamacare “is dead,” making it imperative for Republicans to pass a measure to replace it, giving the states more authority…