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US Politics & Gov't

Protestors Shut Down Missouri State Senate to Demand Medicaid Expansion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Missouri, Statehouse, Activists, Direct Action, Medicaid, Expansion, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare )

Brian
- 105 days ago - washingtonpost.com
"The Missouri state Senate was shut down temporarily Tuesday by a group of protesters demanding the state expand Medicaid under Obamacare."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Defend The Affordable Care Act:
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: affordable care act, Affordable Care Act, obama, healthcare, americans, politics, news, usa, media )

Cal
- 261 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Why are we so fixated on 4 million insured people who may lose their current and mostly sub-standard health insurance policies and ignoring the fact that 48 million people who have never had health insurance will finally be able to buy health insurance?
How The Debt Limit Became 'A Nuclear-Tipped Leverage Point'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 311 days ago - npr.org
Political battles over the debt limit have been around nearly as long as the law passed by Congress in 1917 that set a statutory limit for how much debt the Treasury could accrue.
6 Ways the World Is Reacting to the Shutdown and Debt Ceiling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 311 days ago - motherjones.com
The government shutdown and the threat of default are making Americans angry, and for good reason. As it turns out, a bunch of foreign governments and international political movements aren't too happy about our political situation, either
STREET JUSTICE: 5 Ways to Punish Members of Congress for the Shutdown
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 313 days ago - theweek.com
And that's not even counting the obvious one: Vote for somebody else next year.
County In Utah Threatens Takeover Of National Park Areas
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 315 days ago - npr.org
The commissioners had decided to take down the barricades at Natural Bridges National Monument as early as Thursday morning but put off that move to give Utah Governor Gary Herbert time to discuss the issue with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.
A Federal Budget Crisis Months in the Planning
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: budget, crisis, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, republicans, teabaggers, hysteria, gop, Congress, gov't shutdown )

Brian
- 317 days ago - nytimes.com
Shortly after Pres. Obama started his second term, a loose-knit coalition of conservative activists led by former Atty Gen Edwin Meese III gathered in the capital to plot strategy. Their push to repeal Mr. Obama's health care law was going nowhere, and...
The Real Goal Of The Shutdown: Cut Social Security, Medicare & Austerity
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: austerity budget, gov't shutdown, wealthy elites, 1%, Congress, republicans, hysteria, tea party, teabaggers, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, President #Obama, democrats, Corporate America, neocon agenda, corporate media, misinformation, Grand Bargain )

Brian
- 319 days ago - popularresistance.org
"What's at stake in the partial "shutdown" of government? Certainly not Obamacare, which was never in danger. It's all an exercise in drawing fake lines in the sandbox, so that the bipartisan business of gutting entitlement programs can recommence."
TAKE ACTION NOW! We'Ll Send John Boehner a Pacifier for Every Person Who Tells Him to End the Shutdown
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 320 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Boehner has the Republican votes he needs to pass a clean budget resolution and end the Republican tantrum which has shut down our government.1 All he needs to do is call a vote.
Is Time on Obama's Side in the Shutdown Fight?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 322 days ago - theweek.com
As the government shutdown inches on, Republicans look ahead to the debt ceiling
Shutdown Means Tough Choices for Mothers and Kids
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 323 days ago - money.cnn.com
Stephanie King uses government vouchers to feed her five-month-old son. Thanks to the government shutdown, that money could soon disappear.
No End In Sight As US Government Shutdown Begins
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 324 days ago - npr.org
With lawmakers in Washington at loggerheads over the same issues they've been arguing about for more than five years, the .
48 Ways a Government Shutdown Will Screw You Over
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 325 days ago - motherjones.com
Who is affected when the government doesn't show up for work? Poor people, people with immune systems...basically everyone
Even in Government Shutdown, Obamacare Is 'Good to Go'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, government shutdown, affordable care act, obama, healthcare, usa, government, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 329 days ago - csmonitor.com
Could a government shutdown on Oct. 1 delay the rollout of Obamacare's new health-insurance exchanges? Not a chance, says a White House official.
Obamacare Premiums Better Than Expected -- But GOP Sabotage Is Worse
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Affordable Care Act, protection, prevention, government, insurance companies, news, society, treatment, family, healthcare, government, GOP sabotage ethics )

Carrie
- 350 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Premiums for insurance plans offered in the Affordable Care Act exchanges will be lower than expected, according to a new Kaiser Family Foundation study of the 17 states -- and the District of Columbia -- that have published their rates.
 

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