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Virginia governor Ralph Northam and Barack Obama

Virginia looks poised to secure a major win for Obamacare’s legacy

Virginia is set to become the 33rd state to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare. The state's expansion comes after a five year fight by Democrats to get expansion passed.
Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the North American Climate Summit in Chicago

The CDC wants employees to say ‘Obamacare’ instead of ‘the Affordable Care Act’ in official documents

The CDC style guide also suggests three words to avoid: vulnerable, diversity, and entitlement.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer

The breakneck speed of the Republican tax bill is angering Democrats and increasing its chances

Republicans are moving their tax plan through the House and the Senate at a pace that is good for their bill but also angering Democrats.
President Donald Trump (C) gathers with Vice President Mike Pence (R) and Congressional Republicans in the Rose Garden of the White House after the House of Representatives approved the American Healthcare Act, to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with the Republican healthcare plan, in Washington, U.S., May 4, 2017.

Wall Street is starting to worry about what Trumpcare is doing to hospitals

Morgan Stanley analysts already see what uncertainty over the ACA's future is doing to hospitals, and it's not good.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.

‘SPITEFUL, POINTLESS SABOTAGE’: Democrats excoriate Trump’s move to cancel Obamacare payments

President Donald Trump has set in motion what could be the beginning of the end of the Affordable Care Act.

Top doctor, hospital, and insurance groups release joint statement urging the Senate to reject Graham-Cassidy bill

Six major doctor, hospital, and insurance groups released a joint statement on Saturday condemning the latest GOP effort to repeal and replace Obamacare.

GOP senators say the 3rd time might be the charm on repealing Obamacare

Republican architects of the bill to repeal and replace the landmark healthcare law are trying to hold their conference together.

Lawmakers want an official analysis of the latest attempt to repeal Obamacare — and fast

Lawmakers want an analysis of the latest Obamacare repeal — and fast

‘VERY PRESIDENTIAL’: Trump applauds himself for not naming John McCain and Jeff Flake as he railed against them

Donald Trump claimed Senate Republicans were "one vote away" from passing a heath care bill last month, but there were three GOP senators who voted against it.

Trump and Mitch McConnell’s once-private feud has spilled out into the open

The once-private feud between the two Republicans has spilled out into the open in the wake of several controversial moves by Trump this summer.