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Senator Ron Johnson voted to push the Obamacare repeal forward. Photo Credit: Gage Skidmore (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Ron Johnson votes to move forward with Obamacare repeal

WASHINGTON, DC- The Senate voted today on whether or not Mitch McConnell's bill to repeal Obamacare would be pushed forward into debate. After the...
Rep. Jacque's bill could worsen Wisconsin's current OB-GYN shortage

GOP bill could worsen OB-GYN shortage

MADISON- Officials at UW-Madison are warning legislators that a bill authored by Rep. André Jacque could worsen the state's OB-GYN shortage. The bill would stop...
A 'BadgerCare for All' plan could help to insure more Wisconsinites at lower costs

Democrats propose ‘BadgerCare for All’ bill

MADISON- On Wednesday Democratic lawmakers introduced a bill which would create a "public option" for all Wisconsinites. Insurance through this public option would be...
The Republican healthcare proposals plan to cut taxes for the rich

GOP health bills would lower taxes on the rich

WASHINGTON- A new report by Julie Appleby with National Public Radio details how tax policy would change under the Republican health proposals. Both proposals would seek...
The BRCA will leave millions without insurance or care.

Senate health plan could allow discrimination based on preexisting conditions

WASHINGTON- Considering that both the House's American Health Care Act and the Senate's Better Care Reconciliation Act contain a variety of measures which will...
Changes to Medicaid in both GOP plans will push costs onto schools

Republican health care bill to push costs onto schools

WAUWATOSA- Officials from Wisconsin's school districts, like Phil Ertl of Wauwatosa, are fearing for their students, and their budgets, now that details of both GOP...
Sen. Mitch McConnell's health plan may be put in danger by Sen. Ron Johnson

Ron Johnson ‘not ready’ to support GOP health plan

WASHINGTON- Mitch McConnell may be regretting his decision to draft his health care proposal in secret. Senator Ron Johnson, responding to the fact that...
Mitch McConnell and Republican senators have drafted a health bill with deep cuts to Medicaid

Senate health care bill includes massive cuts to Medicaid

WASHINGTON- The Republican-written Senate health care bill, which was drafted in secret and just recently unveiled, includes provisions which will essentially break Obamacare. The...
Senator Ron Johnson. Picture by Gage Skidmore

Senator Johnson hasn’t seen details of secret healthcare bill

WASHINGTON- Republican Senators are currently drafting a health care bill in secret, and are even keeping out members of their party. Senator Ron Johnson...
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