As the Senate crafts its Affordable Care Act repeal bill, it should remember that there are large economic and employment consequences to cutting and restructuring the nation’s health care system. The House-passed American Health Care Act (AHCA) would cut funding and consumer protections, increase the number of uninsured, and cut federal Medicaid funding by over $800 billion.
There are a lot of reasons the American Health Care Act is bad for consumers, but here are our top 3 reasons lawmakers should reject it.
The GOP repeal bill does nothing to improve the health or financial well-being of Americans and inflicts harm in these six ways.
On the way to repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Republicans have decided to tack on a major restructure of the entire Medicaid program, capping and cutting America's health insurance program for lower-income people.
See how the repeal bill currently making its way through Congress will affect lower-income families.
See how the repeal bill currently making its way through Congress will affect seniors.
The election is over, but open enrollment isn’t.
Sign up through January 31, 2017 to get health coverage through your health insurance marketplace.
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Despite some improvements since a landmark Surgeon General’s report in 2000, unacceptable numbers of adults across all income levels suffer from dental problems that degrade their quality of life, and it is cost that prevents them from getting the care they need.