Hospital stocks rose Monday following the withdrawal of the GOP’s bill that would have replaced significant parts of Obamacare.
While the broader stock market traded lower on concerns that the Trump administration faces more challenges in achieving tax reform, hospital and Medicaid-related stocks moved higher.
Shares of mental health treatment facilities’ operator Acadia....More>>>
After Republicans’ attempt to repeal Obamacare failed, a narrow plurality of Americans wants to see the party move on to other issues, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov survey.
The American Health Care Act, which was deeply unpopular during its brief lifespan, is no more popular in its demise. Just 21 percent say they supported it, with a majority, 52 percent, saying they were opposed.....More>>>
It was a dramatic afternoon on Capitol Hill. The House was set to vote on the Republican health care bill, and then the bill was pulled. It was clear that House Speaker Paul Ryan and President Trump did not have enough votes for the bill. President Trump spoke in the Oval Office a short time later.
(SOUNDBITE OF PRESS CONFERENCE)
PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: We were very close. It was a....More>>>
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, a vocal critic of President Donald Trump and his policies, said Friday that the decision by House Republican leaders to pull the legislation calling for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, often referred to as ‘Obamacare,’ was a major victory.
“The defeat of the disastrous Trump-Ryan health care bill is a major victory for the working families of this....More>>>
Republicans abruptly pulled their health care bill from the House floor on Friday, just minutes ahead of a planned vote, dealing a devastating blow to efforts by President Donald Trump and the GOP to repeal and replace Obamacare.
“This is a disappointing day for us,” Speaker Paul Ryan told reporters shortly after the bill was yanked. “Doing big things is hard. All of us,....More>>>