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Democrats schedule Obamacare talkathon against college football championship game

Mon Jan 09 10:11:22 EST 2017 | Hot Air
Democrats will attempt to save Obamacare Monday night by holding a talkathon with the help of friendly groups like Planned Parenthood. Their effort is scheduled the same night as the college football championship game between Clemson and Alabama. Huffington Post reports on what Democrats have planned: On Monday night, Senate Democrats plan to stay up late, delivering floor speeches and Facebook Live broadcasts attacking the Republicans’ drive to dismantle President Barack Obama’s signa..


WASHINGTON ― With so much attention on GOP efforts to repeal Obamacare this month, there’s a detail to their plan that may slip under the radar: Their bill will --- all federal f..
Democrats will attempt to save Obamacare Monday night by holding a talkathon with the help of friendly groups like Planned Parenthood. Their effort is scheduled the same ..
WASHINGTON —  The Republican-led Senate is poised to take a step forward on dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law despite anxiety among GOP lawmakers over the l..
WASHINGTON ― There’s little doubt that Republicans are going to repeal the Affordable Care Act, but Democrats want to make it as politically damaging for them as possible. Senate M..
Yesterday a House investigative panel released a report calling for the defunding of Planned Parenthood. Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan said that is what the GOP intends to do.&nbs..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Growing numbers of Republicans showed discomfort Monday over obliterating President Barack Obama's health care overhaul without having a replacement to show voter..
WASHINGTON, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday said House Republicans intend to --- Planned Parenthood of funding as part of their promise to repeal the Affordab..
House Speaker Paul Ryan wants Americans to know that the upcoming bill to repeal Obamacare will also defund Planned Parenthood. Ryan spoke after a special House panel issued a repo..
WASHINGTON (UPI) — House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday said House Republicans intend to --- Planned Parenthood of funding as part of their promise to repeal the Affordable Care A..
Cutting off federal funds to the organization will be included in Congressional Republicans’ “reconciliation” budget bill, which was first introduced Tuesday and essentially preven..
"Obviously I'm not happy to hear that the Speaker wants to include defunding of Planned Parenthood, an extremely controversial issue, in the package," Collins told reporters on Thu..
“We cannot allow Republicans to make America sick again by repealing the ACA without a replacement plan that will ensure millions of Americans are not kicked off of their insurance..
The House GOP promises to have a repeal bill done by February 20, an effort that’s bolstered by Vice President-elect Mike Pence—who said that repealing Obama’s health care law is s..
In a move that doesn’t surprise but still disappoints, House Speaker Paul Ryan—a known butthead who can’t seem to help getting up in women’s reproductive business—stated that Plann..
WASHINGTON Jan 8 U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Sunday the Senate would take the first step in repealing President Barack Obama's health care law by the end of..
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) holds a sheet of insurance premium statistics during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Reuters WASHIN..
House Speaker Paul Ryan pledged today that Republicans would complete legislation to both repeal and replace Obamacare this year. A replacement plan will be written to allow new pr..
President Barack Obama says he’d be happy to get rid of Obamacare — if Republicans can replace it with something better. Addressing his comments to Republicans during an interview ..
They control the Senate, the House, and soon, the White House - but Republicans are still divided over three words: "repeal and replace." As Senate Republicans prepare to this week..
Speaker Paul Ryan indicated on Thursday that the reconciliation bill the House of Representatives will use to vote to repeal Obamacare would also defund Planned Parenthood. “Planne..
ATLANTA — Congressional Republicans’ drive to repeal the 2010 health care law has financial and political repercussions for GOP leaders in the states and gives Democrats potential ..
House Speaker Paul Ryan says upcoming legislation to repeal the Obamacare health care law would cut off taxpayer money to Planned Parenthood, the nation’s biggest abortion company...
Ryan spoke a day after a special House panel issued a report criticizing the organization, which provides birth control, abortions and various women's health services, for its prac..
A case in point was something that House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said on Wednesday, during a press conference on Capitol Hill. The subject was Obamacare, which Republicans consi..
Under rules the Senate is expected to pass this week, which are attached to a shell budget resolution, lawmakers have until Jan. 27 to replace the healthcare law.  The lawmake..
"It will provide significantly greater sanction effectiveness so that we can get more economic impact against Russia. It will go further in regard to the individuals who should be ..
Alabama and Clemson battled it out in the college football National Championship game for the second consecutive year on Monday night. Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide took an early ..
House Speaker Paul Ryan resolved a significant if obscure mystery today by disclosing that congressional Republicans did indeed plan to prohibit federal funds for the non-abortion ..
The much-anticipated rematch of Clemson and Alabama lived up to the hype. Not only did Monday's sequel feature a number of intriguing pregame storylines, the actual game was one of..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Putting pressure on Republicans, President Barack Obama pledged Friday to publicly support repealing "Obamacare" if Republicans come up with something better, but..
WASHINGTON ― The Republican push to quickly repeal the Affordable Care Act ― with no replacement in sight ― is starting to look like an Abbott and Costello comedy skit, Senate Demo..
President Barack Obama on Friday issued a stark, simple challenge to Republicans who want to repeal Obamacare: If you really have a better alternative, show it to the American peop..
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. holds his copy of insurance premium statistics during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. House Speaker Paul Ry..
WASHINGTON ― Republicans ― who have spent years trying and failing to offer a detailed alternative to the Affordable Care Act ― will act this year to replace the health care law af..
It all comes down to this. One year after Alabama’s thrilling 45–40 win over Clemson in last season’s national championship, who is more deserving of a shot to knock off the Crimso..