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Trump to propose big cuts to safety-net in new budget, slashing Medicaid and opening door to other limits

President Trump’s first major budget proposal on Tuesday will include massive cuts to Medicaid and call for changes to anti-poverty programs that would give states new power to limit a range of benefits, people familiar… Read More

WATCH: Scott Walker blows up at county exec for asking about people losing health care instead of tourism

WATCH: Scott Walker blows up at county exec for asking about people losing health care instead of tourism

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) snapped at a Democratic county executive on Friday for asking him how he will handle citizens of Wisconsin losing their health care under the GOP-controlled House vote to repeal and… Read More

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The Moral Travesty of Trumpcare

by Robert  Reich Shame on every one of the 217 Republicans who voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act on Thursday, and substitute basically nothing. Trumpcare isn’t a replacement of the Affordable Care Act. It’s… Read More

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Morning Joe nails GOP rush on health care: ‘They’ve got to pass it’ before everyone sees how bad it is

SNBC’s Joe Scarborough doesn’t understand why Republicans are backing the Obamacare replacement bill, but he gets why they’re in such a rush to vote on it. House Republicans have scheduled a vote for Thursday, although… Read More