Healthcare

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Jeff Katz
January 10, 2020 - 4:07 pm
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is at it again. In his latest budget proposal, Newsom is now expected to offer free health care to illegal immigrants over the age of 65, the Los Angeles Times reports.. If it passes, California would be the first state to offer this. Newsom was reportedly against...
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Assistant Attorney General Brian Benzkowski announces charges against ten former National Football League (NFL) players who are accused of defrauding an NFL health care program, at the Justice Department in Washington, Dec. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
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December 12, 2019 - 12:50 pm
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Ten former NFL players were charged in a multimillion-dollar scheme to defraud the league’s health care benefit program by submitting false claims for medical equipment, including devices used on horses, the Justice Department said Thursday...
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Jeff Katz
November 18, 2019 - 5:14 pm
Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-VA) spoke with voters at a town hall event at J.R. Tucker High School on Saturday about last week's impeachment hearings. Spanberger also answered questions on climate change, gun control and healthcare. READ MORE .
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Jeff Katz
November 11, 2019 - 4:19 pm
While speaking at a town hall even on Friday, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) confirmed that her Medicare for All plan would include coverage for illegal aliens. Warren was answering questions at the "Latinx town hall" in Raleigh, North Carolina, when she was asked if...
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Jeff Katz
October 21, 2019 - 1:35 pm
Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-IL) distributed a memo to fellow House Democrats that encouraged party members to keep referring to President Donald Trump as a criminal but also point out that voters are more concerned with jobs and healthcare, Axios reports. The memo shows only a "slightly favorable"...
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September 10, 2019 - 1:14 pm
By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans without health insurance edged up in 2018 — the first evidence from the government that coverage gains from President Barack Obama's health care plan might be eroding under President Donald...
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Jeff Katz
September 05, 2019 - 3:26 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is pushing President Trump and his administration to provide more healthcare for illegal immigrants. Schumer tweeted his demand for more healthcare after the Trump administration agreed to allow at least 1,000 illegal immigrants to remain in the U.S. so they could receive...
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Jeff Katz
August 20, 2019 - 2:27 pm
During a town hall event in Iowa, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) openly admitted that his "Medicare For All" plan would completely wipe out union health benefits. Video of Bernie: “Yeah, Absolutely” Gov’t Health Care Takeover Would Eliminate Union Health Benefits
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Jeff Katz
August 20, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Former Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden told a group in New Hampshire that they may like another candidate more or prefer their position on an issue like health care, but to "look at who’s going to win this election." Biden pointed voters to her husband's electability, saying "your bottom line has to be...
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Jeff Katz
August 01, 2019 - 10:45 am
While answering a question about his proposed healthcare plan at the Democratic debate Wednesday night, former Vice President Joe Biden said his desire would be to imprison private insurance executives that don't comply with his plan. Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden says he wants to jail...
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