• Collins Is a No, Effectively Killing Latest Repeal Bill

    21 days ago - By Newser

    The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins joined a small but decisive cluster of GOP senators in opposing the push, the AP reports. The Maine moderate said in a statement that the legislation would make "devastating"...
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  • Sen. Collins' opposition kills GOP health care drive

    21 days ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins joined a small but decisive cluster of GOP senators in opposing the push. The Maine moderate said in a statement that the legislation would make "devastating" cuts in the Medicaid program for poor and disabled people, drive up premiums for millions and weaken protections Obama's law gives people with pre-existing medical conditions.
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  • Sen. Susan Collins to vote no on latest GOP health care bill, undermining prospects for passage

    Sen. Susan Collins to vote no on latest GOP health care bill, undermining prospects for passage

    21 days ago - By WGAL

    Collins decision to oppose Graham-Cassidy likely kills the legislation because all Senate Democrats oppose it.
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  • The Latest: Senator casts doubt on fate of health care bill

    21 days ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the Obama health law : 5:55 p.m. A top Senate Republican say he doubts whether the latest GOP health care bill will even come up for a vote this week. And another top Republican says a meeting on Tuesday of all Senate Republicans will decide the measure's fate. Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah was asked on Monday if Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will bring the bill up for a vote. Hatch replied, "I doubt it."
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  • GOP hopes for Senate health care bill flickering out

    21 days ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - The Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law was flickering out Monday as a decisive handful of GOP senators remained opposed to the last-gasp bill. Changes aimed at galvanizing GOP support produced no apparent additional votes as time was running out for the White House and party leaders.
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