Trumpcare failed! Democrats rejoice…and then hopefully reflect.

Very nice to see Trumpcare fail, as it would negatively impact tens of millions who’d lose their insurance coverage. And there is other good news. This is a failure for Trump personally on one of his key campaign promises, a failure of the GOP-led Congress, and even a failure for Trump within his own party. I guess the GOP Congress members who…

In 1 sentence, @DavidSirota breaks down Obama’s “leadership” on healthcare. I’m much wordier, but here goes;

80% of democratic voters wanted a public option when Obamacare was being crafted. Democrats controlled both houses of Congress and maybe they could have gotten it through. Dems had a super majority in the Senate. Too bad Obama himself never did anything to fight for the same healthcare system most industrialized countries from Canada to Cuba enjoy. But keep telling yourself that…

IF MARTIN SHREKLI DISGUSTED YOU, MAYBE CAPITALISM IS THE PROBLEM

Why Big Pharma Is The Worst

“Pharma bro” Martin Shkreli isn't the only one hiking up prescription drug prices to make a profit.

Posted by AJ+ on Thursday, September 24, 2015

Martin Shkreli was widely slammed for price gouging for his role in raising the price of the drug Daraprim from $13.50 a pill to $750 per pill. What’s the problem, America? You suddenly don’t like capitalism? Because all this guy did was hunt for a drug with no generic counterpart and milk the opportunity. Capitalism is about greed and profits–the more the…

DESPITE OBAMACARE REFORMS, DRUG PRICES SKYROCKET

Clearly, Obamacare made insurance more affordable to many. Just pray that you don’t need any of these prohibitively expensive pills or you may not be able to afford what your doctor prescribes. You do know that seniors actually skip days of taking their meds because they can’t afford them. I wonder if these shocking increases have anything to do with the fact…