CBO Report Confirms My Biggest Fear About Trump’s Sabotage of Obamacare

While some folks celebrated Donald Trump and the GOP’s failed attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare), my reaction was far more subdued. I was happy that, at least for that moment, Republicans had failed in their attempt to strip health care away from millions of people and gut Medicaid — but I […]

Conservative Media Completely Ignores CBO Report Showing ACA to Cost LESS Than Expected

Sometimes I run across such ridiculousness from the conservative media that I should be outraged, but all I can do is laugh.  That’s exactly what happened when I saw the news that the CBO came out with a report which actually showed the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) will cost less than previous estimates. Nothing much else […]

CBO Director Destroys Republican Lie About Obamacare Eliminating 2.5 Million Jobs

I’m sure many of you have heard by now about a report the Congressional Budget Office released saying that the Affordable Care Act (aka “Obamacare) could possibly result in the reduction of the American workforce by almost 2.5 million people. The key part of this finding being “workforce” – not jobs. Their basic belief is that some Americans […]

Republicans Once Again Prove That They’ll Ignore Reality for Partisan Headlines

I’m sure by now many of you have heard about the report from the CBO that Republicans have seized on claiming that “Obamacare” will cost the United States nearly 2.5 million jobs.  I mean, doesn’t it seem absolutely horrible when you read that headline?  For Republicans, this type of “news” is exactly what they claim […]