Tag: Paul Ryan

Uncertainty Over Healthcare Funding Worries Schools

With many Republican lawmakers and the White House still unable to accept the Affordable Care Act as the law of the land, the ongoing debate may have a direct effect on millions of vulnerable students who are impacted by severe symptoms due to their disabilities. As the future of healthcare…

Responses to Trump's Sexism: 'This Isn't Just About Trump'

President Donald Trump’s vile sexism attacking MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski yesterday has raised questions about just how much the Republican party is willing to let Trump get away with and about Trump’s current state of mind. Yet Another Sexist Tweet from President Cyber Bully The president cannot stop his sexist Twitter…

Health Care Vote Postponed, Bill Still Hurts Low-Income Americans

After postponing Thursday’s scheduled vote, the House is now expected to vote onFriday on the Republican health care bill known as the American Health Care Act (AHCA). Republicans remain at odds with one another as conservatives push for a complete repeal of Obamacare while moderates worry about the number of…

GOP Health Care Still in Limbo, Conservatives Push to Cut Benefits

As Republicans remain divided over the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the proposed repeal to Obamacare, conservatives are pushing for an end to “essential health benefits” that include maternity care, addiction treatment, annual well visits and mental health services. Eliminating the essential health benefits would lower premiums, conservative lawmakers argue….

Paul Ryan Does Not Blame Trump for Anti-Semitic Tweet

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is once again calling out Trump for his racist behavior but still will not revoke his endorsement for the Republican candidate and refuses to cast blame on Trump. In an interview Tuesday, Ryan said he does not have time to address all of Trump’s racist…