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Dem Sen Schatz: ‘Republicans Are Trying to Take Away Your Health Care’

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) stated, “Republicans are working at all levels of government to take away people’s health care.” Transcript (via FedNews) as Follows: “Hi everyone. I’m Senator Brian Schatz, from Hawaii. Republicans are trying to

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Dem Rep Murphy: Democrats Fighting for Medicare to Negotiate Lower Drug Prices

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Representative Stephanie Murphy (D-FL) stated Democrats “are fighting to allow Medicare to negotiate for lower drug prices and for more transparency into price hikes.” Transcript as Follows: “Hi, my name is Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy, and

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Democrats Use Healthcare Worries Against Kavanaugh

Progressive leaders and top Democrats are using the public’s worries about healthcare to deep six President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. 

LIVINGSTON, SCOTLAND - JUNE 29: Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, addresses a NHS rally at the Howden Park Centre on June 29, 2018 in Livingston.Scotland.Mr Corbyn, outlined how future UK Labour government could provide more money for pubic investment and services in Scotland on a visit to Livingston. …

Delingpole: The NHS Is 70. Time to Put It out of Its Misery

Britain has been celebrating the 70th birthday of the National Health Service (NHS) with services in Westminster Abbey, a specially commissioned symphony, eulogies from government ministers, and endless hagiographies on the BBC.

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Villaraigosa Challenges Newsom to Debate over Single-Payer Healthcare

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa challenged Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, his top rival for the Golden State’s highest political post, on Monday to a one-on-one debate over how feasible a state-sponsored single-payer healthcare system might be. “Enough with the slogans

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Joy Reid: Trump Engaging In ‘Extortion’ By ‘Making’ Obamacare Fail

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “AM Joy,” host Joy Reid argued President Trump is engaging in extortion by making Obamacare, which wasn’t failing, fail and then “essentially go back to Congress with hostages.” After playing a montage of Trump saying Obamacare

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Dem Rep Yarmuth: Graham-Cassidy ‘Deadly’ – Will ‘Cause Untold Suffering’

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Representative John Yarmuth (D-KY) stated the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill would “cause untold suffering in every community” and is “monstrous. Cruel. Even deadly.” Transcript as Follows: “Hello. I’m Congressman John Yarmuth from Louisville, Kentucky, and the

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Franken: Graham-Cassidy Is ‘The Screw You Billy Kimmel Act of 2017’

On Thursday’s broadcast of ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” Senator Al Franken (D-MN) referred to the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill as “the Screw You Billy Kimmel Act of 2017.” Franken began the interview by thanking and praising Kimmel for his monologue on health