They will not receive any support from Democratic senators or the Senate’s two independents, but they can count on support from Vice President Mike Pence to break a tie, if needed. The bill does not define rape as a pre-existing condition , though sexual assault victims could face higher insurance costs because of resulting trauma or sexually transmitted diseases.
The A.C.A. raised the income thresholds for eligibility to Medicaid, allowing individuals and families with incomes just above the poverty line to qualify for the program. There are many areas in the health workforce that can be changed to optimize the cost, access, and quality of health care delivery in the United States, which is why workforce needs to be our top priority in health care reform.
Democrats said the Republicans’ failure to include women in the working group showed that they were politically clueless. I care deeply about people …