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Paul Ryan Unleashed Hell on Himself

His compromises on Trumpcare are making it harder, not easier, to pass.

Moneybox
March 23 2017 7:38 PMThe Crazy House Conservatives Might Actually Be Right About Obamacare Repeal
Politics
March 23 2017 2:38 PMTrump’s AccomplicesCongressional Republicans have proven they care more about loyalty to the president than their own principles, or even the law.
The Gist
March 22 2017 7:11 PMHealth Care! It’s Trump’s Problem Now.Slate’s Jordan Weissmann and Jim Newell look at Trump’s no-win situation, a day before the AHCA gets a House vote.
Politics
March 22 2017 1:59 PMWhy Fixing Trumpcare Is ImpossibleThere’s a secret, cynical reason Paul Ryan can’t give conservatives what they want on the American Health Care Act.
Politics
March 21 2017 4:46 PMTrump Still Hasn’t ClosedHis signature legislative priority—repeal and replace Obamacare—doesn’t yet have the votes.
The Slatest
March 17 2017 3:22 PMTrumpcare Got a Big Endorsement Friday. It Still Doesn’t Have the Votes.
The Slatest
March 16 2017 12:21 PMWatch Trump Seemingly Admit That He Knows His Health Care Bill Screws His Voters
Family
March 15 2017 2:54 PMThe ACA Saved Our Family. Now, We’re Terrified.For a freelancer hit with a disabling chronic illness, Obamacare meant security and survival—and its repeal could be a disaster.
Politics
March 14 2017 7:26 PMHow Good a Listener Is Donald Trump?He leans forward, tilts his head to the side, and doesn’t quite catch what you’re talking about.
Moneybox
March 14 2017 5:31 PMOne Conservative Wonk Tried Really Hard to Debunk the Blockbuster CBO Report. It Didn’t Go Well.
The Slatest
March 14 2017 9:20 AMReport: The White House’s Own Trumpcare Numbers Are Even Worse Than the CBO’s
Moneybox
March 13 2017 7:05 PMTrumpcare Could Raise Insurance Premiums by 750 Percent for Some Older Americans, CBO Says
Moneybox
March 13 2017 5:07 PMTrumpcare Would Leave 24 Million Without Insurance by 2026, Says Congressional Budget Office
Moneybox
March 10 2017 6:41 PMTrumpcare’s Only Fan Is a Massive Insurance Company That Really Needs a Favor Right Now
Political Gabfest
March 9 2017 5:16 PMThe “Is This the Worst Bill in History?” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the proposed Obamacare repeal, President Trump’s wiretapping accusation, and the future for Planned Parenthood.
The Slatest
March 23 2017 4:27 PMNews of AHCA Vote Delay Breaks as Trump Pretends to Drive Semitruck in White House Driveway
Moneybox
March 23 2017 12:21 AMThe GOP Might Make a Deal That Would Screw the Sick While Letting Insurers Scam Taxpayers
Moneybox
March 22 2017 4:06 PMSurprise! Even With an Extra $85 Billion, Trumpcare Is Still Terrible for the Old.
Moneybox
March 22 2017 11:44 AMAfter Bashing Obamacare for High Deductibles, the GOP Has Crafted a Health Care Plan That Raises Deductibles
Moneybox
March 20 2017 4:54 PMPaul Ryan’s Favorite Talking Point About Medicaid Is Utter Bunk
Politics
March 16 2017 6:26 PMNobody’s HappyConservative and moderate Republicans both hate Trumpcare, and one of them is going to have to budge.
Politics
March 15 2017 8:13 PMGood Scores Don’t Make Good PolicyThe perils of crafting legislation to pass muster with the Congressional Budget Office.
Moneybox
March 15 2017 2:44 PMSome People Are Worried Trumpcare Would Crash the Insurance Market. The CBO Isn’t. How Come?
Politics
March 14 2017 6:13 PMTrumpcare Is DoomedUnless Republican leaders make fundamental changes.
Politics
March 14 2017 4:27 PMRepublicans Can’t Defend Trumpcare on the MeritsSo they’re not even trying.
The Slatest
March 13 2017 7:36 PMRepublicans Have Absolutely No Idea How to Handle This Awful CBO Report
The Slatest
March 13 2017 5:58 PMPaul Ryan and Mick Mulvaney’s Defense of Trumpcare’s Tax Cuts for the Rich: Shrug
Politics
March 13 2017 12:38 PMHalf MeasuresWhy is the GOP trying to do some of its favored health care reform changes and not others?
Moneybox
March 10 2017 1:52 PMTrumpcare Might Break the Insurance Market
Politics
March 9 2017 4:21 PMBroken PledgeTrump’s promises to “take care” of inner city, rural, and Rust Belt voters have officially proved to be a con.

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