First Victim of Ryancare Litmus Test? Gingrich Lose Top Campaign Staff

By: Thursday June 9, 2011 2:00 pm

It is hard to read the tea leaves sometimes, but when a major Republican crosses his party on Ryancare, then his campaign staff quit, well that is not that tough to read.

 

Republican Budget Would Cause Millions of Americans to Lose Medicaid

By: Wednesday May 11, 2011 7:22 pm

The House Republican budget written by Paul Ryan has received a huge amount of criticism for its plan to replace Medicare with a poorly indexed private voucher program that could result in more and more seniors every year being unable to afford health care. Less focus has been put on how equally devastating the Ryan plan would be to people who rely on Medicaid because the plan would stop federal funding for the program from keeping up with the increasing cost of actually providing people with care.

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