The expansion of the Affordable Care Act in the American Rescue Act means broader subsidies for EVERY income group. Starting April 1, everyone is now eligible for credits that limit their health insurance premiums to no more than 8.5% of their household income.
The president is also expected to expand Medicaid coverage.
Sen. Roy Blunt Pretends Republicans Will Pass A New Healthcare Law In A Few Months After It's Overturned By SCOTUS
Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) gives Chuck Todd the equivalent of a Friedman Unit on them doing something to protect preexisting conditions and keeping kids on their parents' healthcare if SCOTUS does what they're hoping they'll do and overturn the ACA. Blunt also claims they're making some sort of progress on a COVID relief bill.
"They won't do that until sometime in the late, late spring or early summer before you even know what their ruling is. And we'll have time to deal with this," he said about the Supreme Court's possible ACA ruling.
Utah Sen. Mike Lee was more than happy to weigh in on his opinion of the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act and the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, but really didn't want to say anything about what it would mean for the lives of millions of Americans if the law is repealed.
Sen. Mike Lee tells ABC's George Stephanopoulos that he doesn't believe the Affordable Care Act is constitutional and that the fact that it may be eliminated with the addition of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court "shouldn't tarnish" Barrett.
I wonder what Louisiana Senator John Kennedy is going to tell his constituents after Barrett does actually vote to take health care away from millions of Americans in the middle of a pandemic shortly after the presidential election.
'Sell Crazy Somewhere Else': LA Senator Pretends They Don't Know Full Well Barrett Will Overturn ACA
Fox's Brit Hume and LA Sen. John Kennedy were working the refs hard on Fox News Sunday trying to assure their audience that Trump's nominee for SCOTUS won't overturn the Affordable Care Act, despite the fact that she's on the record criticizing John Roberts for upholding it.
Somehow the thought that health care is a key issue has wormed its way into the brain of the heaving pile of rancid orange-tinged lard in the White House.
Joe Biden responds to a question about the various conspiracy theories believed by QAnon supporters.
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