The campaign arm of House Democrats on Monday launched a Spanish-language digital advertisement on Medicare that is meant to target vulnerable Republican lawmakers.
A state Medicaid adviser told lawmakers on Monday that the Graham-Cassidy bill to replace Obamacare would stabilize the health care marketplace by combining Medicaid populations with younger, healthier individuals.
A close family friend of and donor to Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.) is a nursing home executive with a troubling record of health and safety problems in his industry.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) plans to unveil his “Medicare for All” plan today, which is drawing criticism from those who say a single-payer system would eliminate choice and put more burdens on hardworking taxpayers.
There were 178 cases in Kansas in which Medicaid and Medicare patients in nursing homes were either harmed or their health or safety was put in immediate jeopardy, according to a Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General audit report.
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin (W.Va.) said Tuesday that Congress should explore a single-payer health care system, but later clarified he remains “skeptical” that it is the “right solution.”
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) on Tuesday said that she will not back Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I., Vt.) “Medicare for All” legislation.