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Catherine Araujo, 65, waits for live music in the community room at the Waters Edge skilled nursing facility July in Alameda, Calif. Long-term care co..
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio both flew to San Juan over the past 72 hours with promises of help, acting as de facto represe..
The ACA's Medicaid expansion has left the country with a whopping 74.5 million Americans currently on Medicaid, according to the latest government rep..
Trump's comments came shortly before Republican senators were set to begin a lunch where they are expected to decide whether to proceed with a vote on..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mitch McConnell, the U.S. Senate’s top Republican, clung to slim hopes on Tuesday that his party could still dismantle Obamacar..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mitch McConnell, the U.S. Senate’s top Republican, clung to slim hopes on Tuesday that his party could still dismantle Obamacar..
For the past week, Republicans have been scrambling, yet again, to shove a cruel and horribly stupid Obamacare repeal through Congress before the budg..
* New attempt to repeal Obamacare lacks support * Three Republicans say they will vote ‘no’ By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Mitch Mc..
Long-term care costs are surging again and the most expensive option — a private nursing home room — may soon top $100,000 per year. Growing labor exp..
One summer evening, in New York's West Village, Justice and Sophie peer into passing cars, searching out men who might offer a bed for the night and s..
The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama’s health care law essentially died Monday, Sept. 25, as Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine..
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and his conference will mull whether to hold a vote that is almost certain to go down on the Senate flo..
Twitter said Monday that President Donald Trump's weekend tweet warning that North Korea "won't be around much longer!" didn't violate its terms of se..
Senate Republicans will decide Tuesday whether to hold a vote on unwinding the Affordable Care Act, even though they lack the votes to achieve the pol..
It’s a question I encounter frequently when I discuss healthcare with conservatives, particularly after I note that I have a chronic and costly preexi..
THE TAKE with ABC News' Rick Klein It's a given that President Trump won't blame himself if Alabama voters go the way he doesn't want today. He will p..
More on the Republicans' last-ditch effort to repeal the affordable care act. Time is running out. GOP lawmakers are facing a Saturday deadline and ou..
Those job and economic activity losses would ensure that growth in the U.S. gross domestic product "remains stuck in low gear of around 2 [percent] at..
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, center, speaks as Senator Lindsey Graham, a Republican from South Carolina, center..
There are six GOP senators being heavily courted who said they don't support or are undecided about the bill. Republicans need 50 votes to pass the pl..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins' decision to oppose the GOP push to repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul leaves the ef..
With the latest Republican health care overhaul teetering near collapse, one group in particular is watching with heightened anxiety. The debate in Co..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins’ decision to oppose the GOP push to repeal President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul leaves the ef..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins’ decision to oppose the GOP push to repeal President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul leaves the ef..
With the latest Republican health care overhaul teetering near collapse, one group in particular is watching with heightened anxiety. The debate in Co..
Republican Sen. Susan Collins' decision to oppose the GOP push to repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul leaves the effort all but dead,..
The latest bid backed by US President Donald Trump to dismantle his predecessor's health care law likely unraveled Monday when a crucial third Republi..
WASHINGTON – The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama’s health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins ..
In this Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, file photo, U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks to members of the media while attending an event in Lewiston, Ma..
The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the Obama health law (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham is defending his fri..
The Congressional Budget Office released its preliminary analysis of the Graham-Cassidy bill on Monday saying that millions of people with comprehensi..
WASHINGTON — Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she is opposed to latest GOP health care bill, essentially undermining prospects for its passage. This..
In this Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, file photo, U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks to members of the media while attending an event in Lewiston, Ma..
President Donald Trump was back on Twitter targeting Sen. John McCain Monday night for his decision to vote against the latest GOP attempt to repeal a..
Sen. Lindsey Graham vowed Monday to "press on" in a bid to pass an apparently doomed Obamacare replacement bill he's sponsoring, calling the proposal ..
Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) announced Monday that she would vote against a new bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, leaving Republicans at least o..
Political fights from health care to climate change in the Trump era increasingly look like the election itself: a raw battle for resources and advant..
A group of Senate Republicans spearheading a rollback of the Affordable Care Act tried to persuade three skeptical but critical senators to support th..
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) speaks as Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) and Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) listen during a news conference on health care this ..
Republicans tried to rush through an unpopular bill, largely crafted and edited behind closed doors, that would leave millions more uninsured than cur..
The latest Republican effort to unwind the Affordable Care Act collapsed Monday as a third GOP senator announced her opposition and left the proposal ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Susan Collins rebuffed intense lobbying from fellow Republicans and the promise of money for her state in deciding..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Susan Collins rebuffed intense lobbying from fellow Republicans and the promise of money for her state in deciding..
WASHINGTON — The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins ..
Washington (Sept. 25, 2017) -- In a letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Charles Schumer today, the American College of Physi..
Calling Lindsay Graham and Bill Cassidy's effort a "health care bill" is like referring to that dentist who shot Cecil the Lion as an "animal rights a..
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said she opposed the Republicans’ latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, leaving the legislat..
(Newser) – The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins jo..
(Newser) – Protesters, including some in wheelchairs, were removed from a Senate hearing on the latest GOP bill to repeal ObamaCare Monday afternoon, ..
ST. PAUL, Minn. - As Senate Republicans made a last-minute push for the Graham/Cassidy healthcare bill in our nation’s Capitol, there was a much diffe..