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Trumpcare is Even Worse for America Than You Think

Right now, as Senate Republicans literally hide from their constituents, the debate over repealing Obamacare is almost entirely focused on how many people will lose access to healthcare and how large the tax cuts for the rich will be. Essentially, the conversation is about those at the top stepping …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Hill Wrote a Shitty Headline About Trumpcare, So We Fixed it

It’s a little know fact that people tend to read the headline of an article and not the article itself. It’s a sad commentary about how we consume news but it also means it’s incumbent upon a news outlet to be accurate when crafting a title for an article. It sounds like an esoteric concern […]

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Mitch McConnell’s Sh*tty “Healthcare” Abomination is a Massive Tax Cut for the Rich and That’s the Entire Point

As Mitch McConnell allows us filthy peasants to finally see the healthcare bill he’s been crafting in secret, we’re finding that instead of making the already cruel and sadistic House bill “better”, he’s made it worse. With deeper cuts to Medicaid, McConnell is counting on the cosmetic …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The GOP’s Silent Treatment and Why Everyone Including Republican Voters Should Be Demanding Answers

The Republicans don’t want you to know what they’re doing. “The Silent Treatment” seems to be the new strategy driving the congressional GOP as well as the Trump White House. And their most loyal disciples don’t care. But they should. We’ll return to this presently.The strategy seemed to …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Republicans Just Banned News Footage of Them Running Away From Obamacare Questions

A few hours ago, NBC’s Kasie Hunt tweeted out the following:There is exactly one reason for Senate Republicans to do this: They’re afraid to own the  legislation that strips 24 million Americans of their healthcare. After witnessing the nightmare House Republicans endured at their town halls, …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Best Ways to Make Your Voice Heard About the New Health Care Bill

You probably haven’t heard much about the Senate’s version of the health care bill, because a small committee has been working on it in secret. They’re currently planning zero public hearings, and trying to send it to the Congressional Budget Office before making any text public to the American people. If you don’t…Read more… Continue […]

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What You Need to Know About Pre-Existing Conditions Under Trumpcare

The current edition of Trumpcare is pretty awful for people with pre-existing conditions, the Congressional Budget Office’s analysis (the “CBO score”) confirmed this week. But do you know if you have a pre-existing condition? Does sexual assault count as one? Let’s take a look.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Laura Ingraham Mocks Bullied School Kids In Her Defense of Greg Gianforte

On Wednesday night, Republican House candidate Greg Gianforte assaulted journalist Ben Jacobs of The Guardian in response to being asked about the CBO score for the American Health Care Act. Even more shocking than a white, rich, conservative male resorting to brazen violence when he didn’t …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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CBO: Trumpcare Is A Flaming Sh*t Show If You Have A Preexisting Condition

Earlier in the month, Trump and Republicans in the House threw themselves a party in the Rose Garden to celebrating passing an “abomination of a health care bill” that, if made into law, would fulfill Paul Ryan’s college dream of starving the shit out of the sick and elderly to give tax cuts to the […]

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Trumpcare Isn’t a Replacement: It’s an Almost Complete Repeal of Obamacare

The Republicans are lying about healthcare. I know. Breaking news. We’re not digging into new territory when we observe that the congressional GOP has been lying about healthcare for decades, reaching new levels of horrendousness when President Obama launched his effort to reform the system back in …Continue reading Continue Reading at http://thedailybanter.com

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Send Your Ashes to Republicans Who Voted to Take Away Your Health Insurance

It would be funny, if it weren’t so damn sad. As a protest against the House Republican decision to pass a healthcare bill that will cause millions of people to lose their insurance, one programmer has set up a website that helps you mail your ashes to the ghouls responsible for your death.Read more… Continue […]

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Send Your Ashes to Republicans Who Voted to Take Away Your Health Insurance

It would be funny, if it weren’t so damn sad. As a protest against the House Republican decision to pass a healthcare bill that will cause millions of people to lose their insurance, one programmer has set up a website that helps you mail your ashes to the ghouls responsible for your death.Read more… Continue […]

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How Trump F*cked Over Christians & Red States Just To Get His Picture Taken

On Thursday afternoon, Donald Trump, and the Human Centipede calling itself the House GOP threw a party in the Rose Garden to celebrate the most monumental “fuck you” in American politics to the sick, poor, and almost specifically women. This pale gaggle of subhumans dropped a turd of a health care …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Paul Ryan Just Got Some Very Bad News After Trumpcare Victory

Well that didn’t take very long. The cases of celebratory beer were still slightly chilled when the Cook Report delivered some very bad news:Republicans’ 217-213 passage of the American Health Care Act on Thursday guarantees Democrats will have at least one major on-the-record vote to exploit in …Continue reading Continue Reading at http://thedailybanter.com

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How to Get Your Friends to Go Along With a Bad Idea

Sometimes you have a really bad idea, but you need friends to help you pull it off. Maybe it’s something that will benefit you but not them; or maybe you’ve all talked yourself into believing that this obviously stupid idea has some kind of upside.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Get Your Friends to Go Along With a Bad Idea

Sometimes you have a really bad idea, but you need friends to help you pull it off. Maybe it’s something that will benefit you but not them; or maybe you’ve all talked yourself into believing that this obviously stupid idea has some kind of upside.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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