affordable care act

Ashland healthcare rally draws crowd

Ashland, Ore.- Over 100 people were in Ashland rallying for healthcare today. The group ORD2Indivisible and their supporters were in the plaza and along main roads showing support after the 49 to 51 vote in the Senate on Friday that rejected the …

G.O.P. unveils revised health care bill

Washington, D.C. (CNN) – Within just a few hours of the release of the Senate GOP’S newest version of health care reform, the bill is already in jeopardy. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can only afford to lose two Republican votes and …

GOP’s health care counterstrike

Washington, D.C. (CNN) — The Republican health care bill to replace Obamacare is finally out there for everyone to read. The plan received a strong endorsement from President Trump, but it faces skeptics from both the left and the right. The Republican …

Hundreds march to U.S. Rep. Greg Walden’s office

Medford, Ore., — Hundreds of people marched from Medford’s federal courthouse to U.S. Representative Greg Walden’s office today to protest his involvement in repealing the Affordable Care Act. But they say it isn’t just about Walden and the ACA. “In a nutshell, …

Walden outlines priorities in new committee role

Medford, Ore. — Oregon Congressman Greg Walden has big plans as the next Chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee. NBC5 News spoke to Walden by facetime Monday afternoon where he outlined priorities of energy independence and the repealing and replacement of the …

Repealing Obamacare? Here’s how Congress could do it

(CNN) — President-elect Donald Trump and the Republicans who control Congress say “repealing and replacing” Obamacare is their top legislative priority. Republicans can repeal significant portions through a budget procedure that avoids a Senate filibuster and allows them to pass it on …