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This past week witnessed the second spectacular collapse of the Senate Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. Its death was followed swiftly by the President’s command to resuscitate the limp corpse and for legislators...

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JUNE 30 – After weeks of secret backroom plotting, Mitch McConnell brought forth the Senate Republican version of Trumpcare which was supposed to be much improved on the House version, derided even by Trump as...

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“Nobody dies because they don’t have access to health care” claimed Representative Raul Labrador (R-Idaho) at a May 5 town hall. Republicans seem intent on testing this statement in practice. Trying to put the cat...

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We live in a world of escalating inequality, not just in income, but increasingly in housing, education, and health care. The rich get more, while the poor live on the leftovers. Last year, eight billionaires...

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Mass Action Needed to Ensure Defeat of Trumpcare! Trumpcare isn’t dead, and we need to do everything we can to stop it. The Republicans in Congress are going to come back from the July 4th...

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California health care activists, Democratic Party members and other progressives are wondering what just happened. A rising, powerful movement for single-payer health care was just beginning to get major traction when it was dramatically cancelled...

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Statement from Socialist Alternative Organizers: Mass Mobilization Strategy Needed to Pressure Establishment “We’re protesting Simcha Felder’s role in blocking the passage of the NY Health Act. The political establishment of New York had an opportunity...

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Socialist Alternative publishes the following leaflet and petition calling for Medicare for All. Leaflet PDF Petition PDF Text of leaflet follows. Defeat and Replace Trumpcare Fight for Medicare for All On May 4, Trumpcare was...

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If truth is the first casualty of war then the battle to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), widely known by its nickname, “Obamacare,” is no exception. Candidate Trump promised to repeal Obamacare and replace...

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The defeat of Trumpcare was a devastating blow to the Republicans who have been on an anti-Obamacare tirade the past seven years, promising to repeal it as soon as the opportunity presented itself. The Trump...

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