Health Care Reform - Obamacare

Much Afoot in Healthcare Land

Much Afoot in Healthcare Land

The fight over Obamacare is not over. That said, the failed or stalled GOP proposals would have continued massive redistribution of worker’s wages to health plans—corporate socialized medicine—and not repealed the ACA.

CCHF Welcomes Health Care Champions to Oct 24 Event

CCHF Welcomes Health Care Champions to Oct 24 Event

ST. PAUL, Minn.—Later this month, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org), will welcome two freedom and health care champions to its annual dinner and fundraising event in Minneapolis.

CCHF Says: Put a Real Repeal Bill Up for a Vote

CCHF Says: Put a Real Repeal Bill Up for a Vote

ST. PAUL, Minn.—The Graham-Cassidy bill is the latest casualty in “repeal and replace” efforts, and the “replace” portion is most of the problem, says Twila Brase, president and co-founder of Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org).

Republicans Should Tell the Truth

Republicans Should Tell the Truth

It’s not true. All claims about “repealing” the Affordable Care Act play loosey-goosey with the term “repeal” and they know it. None of the votes so far have been on a real repeal bill. This week, Senate Republicans wanted a political win, but they were not planning to repeal the ACA.

12 Facts About the Graham-Cassidy ‘Repeal’ Bill

12 Facts About the Graham-Cassidy ‘Repeal’ Bill

ST. PAUL, Minn.—The U.S. Senate plans to hold a vote this week on the Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act. There’s just one problem, says Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org).

12 FACTS about Graham-Cassidy (GC) Senate "Repeal Obamacare" Bill

12 FACTS about Graham-Cassidy (GC) Senate 'Repeal Obamacare' Bill

The Graham-Cassidy bill does not repeal the Affordable Care Act, or its exchanges or the Obamacare coverage. Senator Rand Paul says it only repeals 90% of ACA spending. He calls it “ObamacareLite at its worst." Says it just redistributes the ACA dollars from Democrat states to Republican states (more money to states that didn’t expand Medicaid). It does not repeal Obamacare. The Graham-Cassidy bill is not a fulfillment of the Republican promise to repeal Obamacare. 

Will Congress “Milk” the Middle Class?

Will Congress “Milk” the Middle Class?

Republicans want to “stabilize” the Affordable Care Act. That means they want to save it. The entire trajectory is away from repeal and toward a “fix.”

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom to Congress: Vote on the ‘Real Thing’—A Real Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom to Congress: Vote on the  ‘Real Thing’—A Real Repeal

ST. PAUL, Minn.—In the ’70s, Coke® was touted across the nation as “the real thing.” It was a simple and clear idea—and a gangbusters ad campaign—that resonated with Americans from all walks of life.

Sending Advice to President Trump...and All Americans

Sending Advice to President Trump...and All Americans

HEALTH FREEDOM WATCH

Volume 20: Issue 3: 3rd Quarter 2017 

CCHF Urges President Trump to End Cost-Sharing Reduction Subsidies

CCHF Urges President Trump to End Cost-Sharing Reduction Subsidies

ST. PAUL, Minn.Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org) has sent a letter to President Donald Trump about how a swift decision will determine the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and its continuing encroachment on American patients and doctors.