GOP health care plan hurts small business owners

Elizabeth Warren and Nancy Pelosi.
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Elizabeth Warren and Nancy Pelosi. Flicker CreativeCommons NancyPelosi

Polls have shown the majority of Americans are actually happy with the Affordable Care Act. While that gives senators more time to weigh their decisions on the bill, it also gives us more time to discuss what the bill might do - and how that might affect Houstonians.

Heitkamp has been the most vocal about the Republican legislation.

Activists march around the US Capitol to protest the Senate GOP health care bill, on Capitol Hill, June 28, 2017, in Washington, DC. If their children lose health care coverage, they will have to choose whether to bring their child to the doctor or to stay on top of their rent.

Republicans' frustration with that combined approach is understandable - the health care bill that the Senate is now negotiating is wildly unpopular. It makes America largely uninsured again, pushing the country back to a time where millions were losing coverage and were turning to emergency rooms for having their health care needs met.

Taxi hits pedestrians near Boston airport
The Globe and other local news outlets reported that the police believe the crash was an accident and not the result of terrorism. Video of the scene showed a white taxi with front end damage at rest against a building and near some picnic tables.

There are already too many families struggling to figure out how they will pay their bills.

If passed, the health care legislation now before the U.S. Senate will profoundly affect the life of every person in this country, and one-sixth of the U.S. economy.

As the Chief Medical Officer for Oakland Integrated Healthcare Network (OIHN) and from providing care to this community for over 20 years, I deeply understand the impact of the Affordable Care Act on the residents of Oakland County. In fact, the more Republicans talk about repealing the Affordable Care Act, the more the public seems to like the law.

A lot of political campaign talk past year centered on job loss in the steel and coal sectors, but American communities with big health care companies could suffer similar fates.

Injuries that have hampered world number one Andy Murray in 2017
Lendl added that Murray is "hitting the ball really well" and that he's satisfied by Murray's performance in practice . Practice has gone well , " was Lendl's response when asked whether he is anxious about the number one tennis player.

I attended one of the expert health care panels presented by the governor's office last week. Middle class and poor people would see higher rates, higher deductibles and poorer coverage.

The reverse "Robin Hood" effort will devastate small hospitals, clinics and nursing homes geared towards Medicaid eligible patients.

"We're still several weeks away from a vote, I think", Toomey said Wednesday during an hour-long appearance before a live studio audience at WHTM-TV in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

A Tax Policy Center study of the health care plan Sanders touted on the presidential campaign trail estimated it would add $32 trillion to the national debt over the course of a decade. There, he told constituents that he "doesn't support the (health care) bill as it stands", though the Tribune noted that Hoeven also expressed confidence that the bill could be improved, and cited premium costs as an area of concern. Now they're doing everything they can to gut the legislation so many lives depend on.

TMZ reports Venus is "at fault" for a fatal auto crash
Williams, a seven-time Grand Slam champion, is the No. 10 seed at Wimbledon , which gets underway Monday in England. Venus Williams has been accused of causing a auto crash in Miami which lead to the death of a 78-year-old man.

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