Instead, the effort to repeal Obamacare sucked up congressional time and energy — energy that the Senate looked to be on track to use for existing health care programs. The result is these programs now have a rockier future ahead, and greater.
One beneficiary is Pamela Richardson, a 60-year-old patient of Valley Community Healthcare in North Hollywood, Calif., who suffers from an iron absorption disorder called hereditary hemochromatosis. She was unable to get health insurance before .
Congress can still aid health care The Spokesman-Review.
The opposition's intransigence has prevented necessary changes that would improve Tennesseans' expanded access to community health clinics, private insurance and more. The Congressman will continue his hard work fixing the broken health care  .
Health care leaders urge Congress to continue funding CHIP Beckley Register-Herald.
Congress misses deadline for children's health insurance program Dayton Daily News.
Late-night TV host Jimmy Kimmel, a vocal champion of affordable health care , has earned the trust of many voters, who, according to a recent poll, consider him more credible on the subject than Republican leaders. Surveyed voters, by 47 percent to 34 .
In what's considered the final blow for the latest GOP proposal, the Congressional Budget Office released a partial report late Monday which said it would result in "millions fewer people with comprehensive health insurance that covers high-cost.
Susan Meister: Menace to health care reform: GOP doctors in Congress Monterey County Herald.
These benefits include workers' compensation insurance, health insurance , disability insurance, and other benefits . Employer advocacy groups contend that the federal government should allow gig employers to operate without unnecessary, cumbersome .