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GOP chairmen to lead task force to develop Obamacare alternative
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Paul Ryan — will lead a working group to develop an alternative to Obamacare, the House Republicans' most serious attempt thus far to develop their health care reform package, according to GOP sources. Ryan of Wisconsin, the chairman of the Ways and …

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Republicans are about to take another crack at repealing Obamacare
www.theblaze.com

House Republicans next week will call up and pass a bill to eliminate Obamacare, its first attempt at a full repeal in the new Republican-led Congress. GOP leaders will consider legislation from a freshman House member, Rep. Brad Byrne (R-Ala.).

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Morning Plum: GOP leaders hope Supreme Court 'tears apart' Obamacare
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Last month, National Journal reported that senior Republicans were deliberating ways to offer a “fix” to Obamacare, should the Supreme Court gut subsidies in three dozen states, yanking health coverage from millions and unleashing disruptions in …

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Tentative School Budget Slated to be $144 Million, With 2% Tax Levy Increase
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The budgetary plan faced some challenges such as changing enrollment demographics, impact of the Affordable Health Care Act and rising benefit costs, Starrs said. But as for the enrollment, the decline is not as big as had been originally predicted in …

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Feds Mobilize a Small Army to Help People With Obamacare Taxes
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The Obama administration has sought aid from major companies and interest groups in an effort to help people file their taxes this year, a process that has become more complicated for anyone who has signed up for an Obamacare health plan. Support staff …

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Obamacare 2.0 sign ups hit 9.5 million
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Some 9.5 million Americans have signed up for health insurance for 2015 on Obamacare exchanges, federal officials said Tuesday. The totals so far make it likely the administration will meet its reduced target of 9.1 million enrollments. Those who have …

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OVERNIGHT HEALTH: House to vote on ObamaCare repeal in February
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House Republicans will start February off with a defiant vote to repeal ObamaCare, a symbolic move that allows new members to solidify their opposition to the healthcare law. It will mark nearly the 60th time that the House has voted to repeal …

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Without Medicaid, Hospitals Say They'll Be In Critical Condition
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Virginia's hospitals are required to treat anyone who comes to their emergency rooms, and they're spending about $600 million a year on charity care. Meanwhile, state lawmakers refuse to expand Medicaid, and the federal government is cutting payments …

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Barack and Michelle Obama tweet childhood photos – 'You're not young and …
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The Affordable Health Care Act was a brave first step towards making sure that one of the wealthiest countries on the Earth makes sure that all of our children, irregardless of wealth, have access to free and affordable health care. His legacy will be …

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