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House Democrats unveil Affordable Care Act stabilization bill

House Democrats have introduced legislation that seeks to strengthen the Affordable Care Act by continuing the protections for pre-existing conditions and lowering costs, just three days after the ninth anniversary of the ACA’s passage. As reported by PBS, the bill is aimed at making more middle-class Americans eligible for subsidized insurance through the ACA and… Read More »

Democrats go after Medicaid holdouts

House Democrats are preparing to reshape and reframe Obamacare’s optional Medicaid expansion to force holdout red-state governments to go along with it, using either the carrot or the stick. A senior Democratic aide described the planned strategy as a “two-pronged approach of increased legislative incentives to adopt the expansion and increased public pressure on states… Read More »