obamacare

Paul Ryan, being the dick he is, calls birth control the “nitty-gritty details” of healthcare

Frankly, the only surprising aspect of this whole debacle is that someone as fiercely anti-choice as Ryan doesn’t already have a detailed plan to destroy the lives of women across…

Kylie Cheung | November 16, 2016 - 3:26 pm

Obamacare premiums will rise in 2017. Here’s what the next potential presidents want to do about it.

As Obama prepares to pass the torch to either Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton or Republican nominee Donald Trump, it’s time for voters to consider how who they vote for could…

Kylie Cheung | October 26, 2016 - 6:11 pm

Tanning Salon Owners Say Obamacare Is Destroying Their Business

Economists and experts say it’s not the just the tax’s fault, and the industry was on decline for some time, Lindsay Lohan and Britney Spears be damned.

Karen Fratti | August 22, 2016 - 3:12 pm

5 Reasons Why Obamacare Has Actually Been Successful As Hell, So Haters Take A Seat

Contrary to persistant Republican decrying, new studies prove Obamcare has benefited poor communities of color, America’s sickest, improved standard of living, and is substantially reducing debt.

Kylie Cheung | May 1, 2016 - 10:29 pm

The Reptilian Monsters In The Senate Voted To Defund Planned Parenthood

As if we needed further proof that the GOP is full of absolute monsters.

Bronwyn Isaac | December 3, 2015 - 6:15 pm

Wanderlust: A Pit Stop At The ER & Why You Should Travel With Health Insurance

The only thing I didn’t consider when planning this solo traveling adventure is that I might end up in hospital. Sadly, I did.

I woke up in a…

Tiffanie Drayton | February 9, 2015 - 12:40 pm

Trans Teenager Leelah Alcorn’s Funeral Had To Be Moved Following Threats Against Her Family

The funeral for Leelah Alcorn, the trans teen who committed suicide last week, had to be moved after her family started receiving threats. [Cosmopolitan]
One of…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 5, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Affordable Care Act’s Contraception Coverage

Today the Supreme Court heard challenges to the Affordable Care Act’s mandate to cover preventative care, which was filed by Christian owners of secular businesses who object to covering certain

Jessica Wakeman | March 25, 2014 - 6:30 pm

While We Fight For Birth Control Coverage, Medicare Is Spending Millions On Penis Pumps

We know that conservative Republicans go batshit insane over the idea of the Affordable Healthcare Act covering preventative health care like birth control. But thanks to “The Daily Show,” we…

Claire Hannum | March 13, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Supreme Court To Take Up Hobby Lobby Birth Control Case

The case filed by Hobby Lobby, a craft store owned by Christians who don’t believe in birth control and refuses to cover it under the Affordable Care Act, is…

Jessica Wakeman | November 26, 2013 - 6:30 pm

Got Insurance, Bro?

Whooooa: 47 million non-elderly adults in America are uninsured and a good many of those young adults are bros. But don’t worry, bros! You need not dip into the beer…

Jessica Wakeman | October 22, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Finally: Senate Deal Announced

Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell have reached a bipartisan deal to end the government shutdown and lift the debt ceiling, they announced in Senate floor speeches today. “This is far…

Newser | October 16, 2013 - 1:50 pm
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