GOP Plan

Repeal Bill Fails in Senate

Tonight, by a narrow 49 to 51 vote margin, the Senate rejected the so-called "skinny repeal" amendment to the ACA. This legislation, if passed, would have removed the individual mandate to purchase health insurance, among other provisions of Obamacare. It was a last-ditch GOP effort to pass some kind of repeal, in order to satisfy 7 years of promises to their conservative base to do so, despite the overwhelming popularity of this healthcare program benefiting the general public.

The GOP Healthcare Act is DOA

Car repair is expensive. That's why we are required to have car insurance. In the measurable likelihood that your car is wrecked, you pay a reasonable deductible to get your car fixed up to spec. Society benefits for everyone paying premiums into a pool so that we don't end up with roads filled with unrepaired, unsafe cars.