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Democrats and Republicans dismiss Trump’s coronavirus stimulus offer, dimming hopes for a deal

US Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat of California, leaves after her weekly press briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on October 8, 2020. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images Democrats in the House and Republicans in the Senate expressed opposition Saturday to President Donald Trump’s $ 1.8 trillion coronavirus stimulus offer,… Read More »

Pence misstates Trump’s pandemic travel restrictions on China

Early in the vice presidential debate Wednesday evening, Vice President Mike Pence said that President Trump “suspended all travel from China” as the coronavirus pandemic threatened the United States. He repeated the claim later in the debate, saying, “President Trump made that decision before the end of January to end all travel from China.” That… Read More »

Health Care Advocates Push Back Against Trump’s Erasure of Transgender Rights – The New York Times

Health advocates representing American hospitals, medical groups, insurers and civil rights associations condemned the Trump administration on Saturday for rolling back protections for transgender patients, and for doing so amid a global pandemic. The new rule, long sought by conservatives and the religious right, narrows the legal definition of sex discrimination in the Affordable Care… Read More »

Hospital groups file lawsuit to block Trump’s price transparency rule

(Reuters) – U.S. hospital groups have challenged the Trump administration’s rule that requires them to be more transparent about prices they charge patients for healthcare services, according to a lawsuit filed on Wednesday. The plaintiffs, including the nonprofit American Hospital Association (AHA), are looking to block the rule issued last month that mandates hospitals to… Read More »

Trump’s Obamacare problem: Republicans have already fooled the people too many times

President Trump has indicated that he wants to make replacing Obamacare a key issue in the 2020 campaign, with a vote on a new plan to be held following the election, assuming Republicans take back full control of Washington. The problem: Republicans have already fooled voters with that message too many times. Whatever your preferred… Read More »