Senate GOP to add repeal of Obamacare insurance mandate into tax bill
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 Senate Republican leaders said Tuesday that they would seek a repeal of the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate through their tax bill, a major change of strategy as they try to accomplish two of their top domestic priorities in a single piece of legislation.
Senate Republicans are planning to tie a repeal of the Obamacare individual mandate to their tax bill, and they say they have the votes to pass it. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes breaks down the political challenges associated with the move.
The vast majority of registered voters across both political parties agree with the Senate's vote this week to overturn a repeal by the FCC on Net Neutrality rules. According to Statista, 82 percent of.. Source: Wochit -
The Senate dealt FCC Chairman Ajit Pai a crushing defeat on Wednesday.
Pai has built his entire career around dissolving Net Neutrality.
He made it the center piece of his term as FCC Chairman.
Net.. Source: Wochit -
Senate Votes on Measure to Save Net Neutrality The Senate voted 52 to 47 on Wednesday to pass a measure that would keep the FCC from changing current net neutrality rules. Democrats held the majority.. Source: Wibbitz Studio -
In a monumental decision, the U.S. Senate voted on Wednesday to reinstate the net neutrality protections the Federal Communications Commission decided to repeal last December. Last week, FCC Chairman.. Source: Wochit -
A new Monmouth poll shows only 40% of Americans approve of the GOP tax law. The poll adds only 38% of Republican voters strongly support the law, down from 49% in January. This represents a slight.. Source: Wochit News -
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 -