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After threatening to do so for months, 45 has decided to stop paying critical subsidies that go to health insurers under the Affordable Care Act, with the Health and Human Services Department announcing late last night (October 12th) that the payments will stop immediately. According to News One, The White House said the government can’t […]

House Ways and Means Committee members OK'd the new bill after a grueling 18-hour session, with Republicans voting 23-16.

After keeping their replacement for the Affordable Care Act secret, House Republicans publicly released the bill on Monday (March 6th), two days before they plan to start voting on it. According to CNN Money, The legislation gets rid of the controversial individual mandate, which requires everyone to either have health insurance or pay a fine, […]

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Approval of the Affordable Care Act has been unpopular since it was passed in 2010, but now that it faces possible repeal by 45’s administration, its approval has risen to the highest level ever. A Pew Research Center poll found that 54 percent of respondents approve of the ACA, also dubbed Obamacare, while 43 percent […]

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The Republican-controlled Senate passed a measure early Thursday morning (January 12th) that’s the first step in repealing the Affordable Care Act, voting a nearly party-line 51-48 for a budget measure that eases the way for repeal legislation as soon as next month that will only require a simple majority, blocking Democrats from being able to […]

Sasha Obama was noticeably absent during President Obama's final speech on Tuesday. According to reports, she was studying for an exam.

The 49ers quarterback donated his sneaker collection to orphanages and homeless shelters in the San Francisco Bay area.

After meeting on Tuesday afternoon, GOP members collectively agreed not to move forward with their proposed changes.

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President-elect Donald Trump seems to have already reversed course on a number of the promises he made on the campaign trail.

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