By inserting Obamacare repeal into tax plan, Senate GOP may complicate passage
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 Senate Republicans took a big gamble Tuesday with their tax reform bill, adding a partial Obamacare repeal provision that would free up more money for tax cuts, but also inject significant new political hurdles.
The change, backed by President Trump and a handful of senators, would end the mandate...
The No. 2 Senate Republican says the GOP is intent on repealing the individual mandate requirement under “Obamacare” as part of the tax bill. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas told reporters on Tuesday: “We’re going to repeal the tax on poor Americans.”
A new CBO report says fewer people will leave the Obamacare market than previously thought. The CBO says its because people valued health coverage more than before Obamacare was passed. The GOP.. Source: Wochit News -
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Colorado Democrat Jared Polis is unveiling a bill that would repeal the Republican tax cuts. WASHINGTON — As the new tax cuts ushered in solely by Republicans begin to.. Source: Wochit -
Tom Price has said the GOP's repeal of Obamacare’s individual mandate is bad for insurance markets. Donald Trump’s former HHS Secretary’s comments undercut a key Republican argument to Obamacare... Source: Wochit -
Sen. Marco Rubio says the new GOP tax law isn't providing as Republicans promised. It was argued that the lower corporate tax rate would save companies money... that would then create higher salaries.. Source: Wochit News -
Supporters of a measure that would repeal the recent hike in gas taxes are submitting signatures to state officials Monday as the look to put the repeal on the November ballot. Jessica Flores reports... Source: CBS 5 SF KPIX -