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U.S. appeals court blocks Trump administration birth control exemptions

(Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Friday blocked the Trump administration from enforcing new rules allowing employers to obtain exemptions from an Obamacare requirement they provide health insurance that covers women’s birth control. FILE PHOTO: An illustration picture shows a woman holding a birth control pill at her home in Nice January 3, 2013.… Read More »

Trump administration breaks campaign promise, purges 200,000 VA healthcare applications

“The current state of the Department of Veterans Affairs is absolutely unacceptable,” presidential candidate Donald Trump said when speaking at a rally on Oct. 31, 2015, in front of the retired battleship USS Wisconsin in Norfolk, Va. “Over 300,000 — and this is hard to believe, and it’s actually much more than that now —… Read More »

Republicans steamroll Trump on Obamacare

Republicans in Congress declared victory Tuesday after steamrolling President Trump on healthcare and forcing the White House to punt plans to repeal and replace Obamacare into 2021, after the 2020 elections. After so often being forced to bend to Trump’s will, congressional Republicans this time resisted implacably, and Trump folded. Their jubilation could be short… Read More »