Sean Moran

Sean Moran

Joe Biden: My Plan Will Make ‘Health Care More Affordable’

Former Vice President Joe Biden claimed Saturday that his public option healthcare plan will “make health care more affordable” and expand health insurance coverage for millions of Americans that do not have coverage under Obamacare.

DETROIT, MICHIGAN - AUGUST 01: Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden thanks a pair of musicians who played as he was leaving following a visit to Detroit One Coney Island Restaurant on August 01, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. Biden was in Detroit to participate in yesterday's Democratic …

House Democrats Subpoena 8Chan Owner

House Democrats have issued a subpoena for the owner of the anonymous online forum 8chan to testify before Congress on how to mitigate online extremism on his platform.

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Study: Trump Waivers Led to First Drop in Obamacare Premiums

A Heritage Foundation study released Wednesday found that the first drop in Obamacare premiums was driven by the Donald Trump administration’s approval of health insurance waivers that gave states the option of regulatory relief from Affordable Care Act (ACA) mandates and regulations.

People attending a healthcare rally in Maryland. Photo: Tim Sloan/AFP via Getty Images

FTC Chair Joe Simons Says He Is Prepared to Break Up Big Tech

Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Chairman Joe Simons said Tuesday he remains prepared to break up America’s largest technology companies, even by reversing past mergers, as part of the regulator antitrust investigation into big tech.

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Labor Unions Divided on Medicare for All

Although Medicare for All remains a popular proposal for progressive Democrats, many labor unions remain divided over whether the single-payer healthcare proposal would benefit American workers.

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Pete Buttigieg Unveils Rural Healthcare and Public Option Plan

Democrat 2020 presidential candidate and South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg unveiled a healthcare plan Friday to expand healthcare access to rural areas despite some studies cautioning that a public option could close nearly half of rural hospitals.

BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 14: A doctor at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham does his rounds on the wards on June 14, 2006 in Birmingham, England. Senior managers of the NHS have said that the organisation needs to become more open in the future. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

GOP Senators: Google ‘Putting Profits Before Country’ with Huawei Partnership

Sens. Josh Hawley (R-MO), Tom Cotton (R-AK), Marco Rubio (R-FL) sent Wednesday a letter to Google CEO Sundar Pichai, demanding answers about the company’s relationship with China’s Huawei after reports revealed that the search giant had claimed that were not conducting substantial business in China. They said that Google put its “profits before country” with its partnership with Huawei.

A Huawei logo is displayed at a retail store in Beijing on May 20, 2019. - US internet giant Google, whose Android mobile operating system powers most of the world's smartphones, said it was beginning to cut ties with China's Huawei, which Washington considers a national security threat. (Photo by …

House Democrats Demand 8Chan Owner Testify Before Congress

House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS) and Mike Rogers (R-AL) sent a letter to Jim Watkins, the owner of the anonymous online forum 8Chan, demanding that he testify before the committee on how to mitigate extremism.

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Poll: Bernie Sanders Beats Joe Biden on Health Care

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) beats out former Vice President Joe Biden on health care, which serves as a symbolic contrast over the Democrats’ ideological split over Medicare for All or improving Obamacare through a public option, according to a poll released Tuesday.

Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) hold a substantial lead over their Democrat competitors for the 2020 presidential nomination, according to a poll released Monday.