Tag: ACA

A Brief American History of What Lead to Obamacare

Healthcare continues to make national headlines as Republican senators have twice failed to pass a bill in the Senate with enough support to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). How did we get here and why do so many Republicans want to make the ACA go away badly? To answer this question, you ...

Why Doctor, Nurse, and Hospital Groups Don’t Support the GOP’s ACA Repeal

Doctor, nurse, and hospital groups are unified because opposing the proposed repeal and replace bill comprises what is right for many Americans and the health of this country.


Two Texas counties. In one, you’ll live almost a decade longer

Inequalities of life expectancy between counties are getting larger and worse. Between U.S. counties, average life expectancy can differ by more than 20 years.