Obamacare still imposes rising costs, transfer of power to the federal government Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “From the outset, Obamacare’s individual mandate caused countless Americans to purchase insurance they…

Congress shouldn’t mess with Medicare Part D success that 40 million seniors depend on By Kenneth E. Thorpe Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congress just passed a new budget deal to fund the federal…

“Ensure Texans, Americans better choice for health coverage at affordable prices” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “The U.S. Supreme Court already admitted that an individual mandate without a tax…

Health law sign-ups start, and some see a 'hostile takeover'

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s sign-up season for the Affordable Care Act, but the Trump administration isn’t making it easy — cutting the enrollment period in half, slashing advertising and dialing…

Company goes from 964,000 Obamacare Policyholders at 2016 end, to 255,000 today Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Aetna health insurance company said it will no longer be selling policies on…

NewsMax WASHINGTON, DC – Relieved Republicans muscled their health care bill through the House Thursday, taking their biggest step toward dismantling the Obama health care overhaul since Donald Trump took…

To Win Again, Democrats Must Stop Being the Abortion Party By Thomas Groom When I came to this country from Ireland some 45 years ago, a cousin, here 15 years…

Texas Senate Passes Multiple Bills On Monday

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The Texas Senate on Monday approved key modifications to the state’s strictest-in-the-nation voter ID law, incorporating some changes ordered after federal courts previously found it discriminatory.…

Voting against “Repeal” could be death knell for Republicans in 2018 By Grace-Marie Turner Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Health Care Act is taking fire from all sides,…

“Working for educational equity in our country,” including “a pathway to citizenship” for illegal aliens By Cliff Kincaid Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — On “Fox & Friends,” President Donald Trump…

Obamacare Paved the Way for That Gattaca-Style Employer’s Law

A new Republican bill would loosen privacy protections for workers. And it would use parts of the Affordable Care Act to do it. The post Obamacare Paved the Way for…

Summary & Analysis Resources for the House American Health Care Act Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Republicans have said they hope to pass their ObamaCare “Repeal & Replace” legislation as…

“If I can change America in the process, you bet I want to do that. I signed up for it.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Texas Congressman Michael Burgess, who previously…

19-page memo provides broad roadmap Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Speaker Paul Ryan announced last Thursday that House Republicans will introduce legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act…

Republicans’ Three-Step Plan to Kill Obamacare: Step 1 Complete

Republicans have started to pave a winding path toward a full repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Here’s how they’ll do it, step by step. The post Republicans’ Three-Step Plan…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) announced today that Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) will serve as Vice-Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce for the 115th…

Trump’s Health Czar Tom Price is a One-Man Death Panel for Obamacare

Pending Senate confirmation, Tom Price will play a central role in the new administration’s plans to dismantle the Affordable Care Act. The post Trump’s Health Czar Tom Price is a…

Independent Women’s Voice Congratulates Rep. John Ratcliffe on Reelection Victory Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, DC) – Responding to Rep. John Ratcliffe’s victory in the race for reelection to Texas’ 4th…

CHI St. Joseph Health Recognizes Congressman Bill Flores

News release from CHI St. Joseph Health: CHI St. Joseph Health hosted Congressman Bill Flores and representatives from GE Healthcare Thursday, as Congressman Flores was recognized by The Medical Imaging…

Scott & White Health Plan Is Leaving Obamacare

From the Scott and White Health plan website: What has been announced? Effective in 2017, we will exit the federal health care Marketplace and refine our off-Marketplace plans to reflect…