And you thought Republicans' health care bill couldn't get worse

Warren insisted that Senate Republicans, in drafting the bill, had been "dreaming up even meaner ways to kick dirt in the face of the American people".

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey, D-Massachusetts, and Congressman Richard Neal, D-Springfield, also spoke out against Senate Republicans' health care proposal. People will die. Let's be very clear: "Senate Republicans are paying for tax cuts for the wealthy with American lives". "And this plan, heartless plan will deny people that ability", said Wasserman Schultz while on CNN.

Both bills would repeal the penalties associated with the individual mandate that almost everyone purchase health insurance or else pay a fine, and the mandate that employers provide insurance to employees.

But some Republican senators, as well as all the Senate's Democrats, have complained about McConnell's proposal, the secrecy with which he drafted it and the speed with which he'd like to whisk it to passage. According to the former Head of State, he expects senators to wonder themselves what will happen to U.S. citizens´ addition to Opioids and who suddenly lose their cover, or to pregnant women, disabled children or poor adults.

Four key Senate Republicans announced their opposition just hours after the GOP's latest effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act was released. States can not opt out.

It uses a budget gimmick to comply with Senate rules against adding to the federal government's long-term debt.

"The Senate is trying to say that people with pre-existing conditions are protected, but lifetime and annual caps will again be allowed, meaning people with cancer might not get their chemo or a premature baby could run out of benefits before she leaves the hospital", Unterman said. Their preference is to eliminate the federally subsidized insurance exchanges and its expansion of Medicaid but a move to far to the right risks losing more moderate Republicans. It would provide flat age-based tax credits for the purchase of private health insurance ranging from $2,000 to $4,000 per year that would be capped at upper-income levels.

In short, the Senate version still plans to phase out Planned Parenthood funding for one year.

According to The Atlantic analysis, the new law will also increase costs on currency hedging and will be less "comprehensive" for low-income, sick and older people. Trump has been threatening to discontinue those payments, and some insurance companies have cited uncertainty over those funds as reasons why they are abandoning some markets and boosting premiums.

A vote on the measure is expected next week.

Like this



23 Июня 2017
Dead As Cindy Spins Severe Weather Along Gulf Coast
Pastor Caswell says after helping out with Tom Lee storm destruction, they're eager to do it again at Union Grove Baptist Church. The storm made landfall early Thursday morning near the Texas/Louisiana border, according to the National Hurricane Center .

23 Июня 2017
Could Novartis AG (ADR) (NVS) Change Direction After Today's Significant Increase?
Kcm Investment Advisors Llc increased Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc stake by 7,362 shares to 141,145 valued at $11.68M in 2016Q4. The stock of Novartis AG (ADR) (NYSE:NVS) has "Underperform" rating given on Tuesday, April 12 by Morgan Stanley.

23 Июня 2017
Saudi shares may see some mild profit taking ahead of Eid
The month of Ramazan is the ninth month and begins with a combination of a sighting of the new moon and astronomical calculation. Muslims believe that if they fast for six days in Shawwal , Allah will reward them as if they had fasted for the entire year .

23 Июня 2017
Critics: Senate bill's cuts to Medicaid would harm Florida
President Trump is "very supportive" of the Senate's new health care bill - giving it a major thumbs up on Twitter Thursday night. Trump urged the House of Representatives to pass a similar bill in May, only to criticize it in private as "mean" once it passed.

23 Июня 2017
Orlando Gay Chorus unites community during Pulse anniversary
Part of the healing included promoting equality and embracing the LGBTQ community, which was targeted in the attack. People laid flower and lit candles early Monday outside the perimeter at Pulse.

23 Июня 2017
Oracle reports 14.8 percent rise in fourth-quarter profit
During the same period a year ago, Oracle earned 81 cents a share, excluding one-time items, on revenue of $10.6 billion. "We continue to experience rapid adoption of the Oracle Cloud led by the 75% growth in our SaaS business in Q4".

23 Июня 2017
Ted Cruz's hugs are rejected even on Twitter
Nearly 36 hours later, Ted Cruz , who does not follow Milano on Twitter , responded. "Burn. Walk away Ted, just walk away.", quipped one of Milano's followers.

23 Июня 2017
Senate Releases Health Care Bill
Already four Republican Senators are saying they are against the bill in its current form , The Washington Post reports . McConnell did stress that the bill includes tax breaks, however, to help the poor purchase affordable coverage.

23 Июня 2017
Other NBA draft dads suddenly rising against LaVar Ball
The Bruins did get the best of the Wildcats during the regular season, although Fox again scored more points (20) than Ball (14). The Lakers are the -260 favorites to select the 6-foot-6 point guard, with any other team taking Ball sporting +200 odds.

23 Июня 2017
Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (MARA) closed its previous trading session at $0.3
Over the last six months, Nortech Systems Incorporated's stock has been -7.31% and -4.03% for the year. Analysts anticipate that traders could see stock price minimum in the $24 range (lowest target price).