• Maine Republican Susan Collins derails latest Obamacare repeal effort

    2 monthes ago - By Post Gazette

    WASHINGTON - Boisterous protests led to nearly 200 arrests and delayed the start of long and spirited Senate committee debate over Republicans' last-ditch effort to reformulate health care, but in the end, it was a soft-spoken voice from Maine that looked to be halting the effort.
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  • Sen. Collins Deals Potential Lethal Blow to GOP Health Care Bill

    2 monthes ago - By NBC News

    The GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace Obamacare heads into an all-important week hanging by a thread and short of the votes needed to pass.
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  • Susan Collins Says ‘No' to Graham-Cassidy Bill, Blocking Republicans' Obamacare Repeal Again

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Maine Senator Susan Collins is the latest Republican to come out in opposition to the Graham-Cassidy bill , Congress's latest-and possibly last-attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act this year. Collins joins Arizona Senator John McCain and Rand Paul of Kentucky as the three Republicans blocking the bill's passage. Without their votes, the Republican majority Senate only has 49 votes for the bill.
    Collins, along with McCain and Alaska's Lisa Murkowski were the nails in Trumpcare's coffin in July, with the Arizonan getting the bulk of the credit due to his dramatic, last...
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  • Sen. Collins opposes GOP health care bill, likely dooming Obamacare repeal push

    2 monthes ago - By The Morning Call

    Republicans' latest bid to roll back the Affordable Care Act appeared to collapse Monday as a third GOP senator came out against the measure and the Congressional Budget Office predicted major coverage losses should it become law. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, who voted against the last Republican...
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  • U.S. healthcare bill appears doomed after Collins says no

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - A last ditch Republican effort to repeal Obamacare appeared doomed late on Monday after Senator Susan Collins became the third Republican senator to announce opposition to the bill.
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  • Susan Collins Comes Out Against Obamacare Repeal Bill

    Susan Collins Comes Out Against Obamacare Repeal Bill

    2 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    The senator from Maine could be the lethal third GOP vote against the health care repeal measure.
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  • Republicans revolt again, seemingly doom Trump's latest effort to repeal Obamacare

    Republicans revolt again, seemingly doom Trump's latest effort to repeal Obamacare

    2 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    Sen. Susan Collins announced Monday that she will vote against the Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act following the release of the Congressional Budget Office score , seemingly killing the latest attempt by Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare.
    The CBO didn't have sufficient time to conduct a full analysis but said “millions” of Americans would lose their health care.
    Senator Collins opposes Graham-Cassidy health care bills pic.twitter.com/0DSxDJNMPp
    - Sen. Susan Collins September 25, 2017
    Collins' announcement means Senate Republicans do not have the...
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  • Sen. Susan Collins says she will vote no on Obamacare repeal bill, likely dooming it

    2 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Republican leaders have been unable for months to get 50 GOP senators to support an Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill.
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  • The Latest: Collins opposes GOP health care bill

    2 monthes ago - By Miami Herald

    The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the Obama health law : 6:20 p.m. Maine's Sen. Susan Collins says she's against the last-gasp Republican health care bill....
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  • Latest GOP Health Bill Dies as Collins Says She Will Vote ‘No'

    2 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    The latest Republican bill to repeal and replace much of Obamacare is dead after Republican Susan Collins became the third senator to officially say she would vote against it.
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  • GOP Health Care Bill Likely Dead As Maine's Collins Announces Opposition

    2 monthes ago - By CBS

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the Obama health law :
    6:20 p.m.
    Maine's Sen. Susan Collins says she's against the last-gasp Republican health care bill. That means there are more than enough Senate GOP opponents to kill the party's drive to repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
    The only remaining hope for the White House and party leaders is to change opponents' minds. A showdown will come this week.
    Collins' announcement comes as the Congressional Budget Office says the GOP bill would reduce health insurance coverage for “millions” of...
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  • Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she is opposed to latest GOP health care bill, undermining prospects for passage

    2 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she is opposed to latest GOP health care bill, undermining prospects for passage.
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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

    2 monthes ago - By WLKY

    Collins decision to oppose Graham-Cassidy likely kills the legislation because all Senate Democrats oppose it.
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  • Susan Collins opposes Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill, dooming the Republican Obamacare repeal

    Susan Collins opposes Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill, dooming the Republican Obamacare repeal

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Sen. Susan Collins of Maine announced Monday that she will vote "no" on the latest Republican healthcare bill, all but surely ending the latest effort to repeal and replace Obamacare.
    Collins joins Sens. John McCain and Rand Paul in opposition, and since two GOP members could oppose the bill for it to pass, the bill is likely dead. The Maine senator also opposed the previous iterations of the Republican healthcare bills, helping to end that push in July.
    "Sweeping reforms to our health care system and to Medicaid can't be done well in a compressed time frame, especially when the actual...
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  • 3 GOP Senators Oppose Graham-Cassidy, Effectively Blocking Health Care Bill

    3 GOP Senators Oppose Graham-Cassidy, Effectively Blocking Health Care Bill

    2 monthes ago - By NPR

    Maine Sen. Susan Collins says she'll vote no on the latest push to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. That once again leaves the GOP short of the votes they need to pass a health care bill. (Image credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)
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  • Sen. Susan Collins Won't Support the GOP's Obamacare Repeal Bill

    2 monthes ago - By Time

    Maine Senator Susan Collins said Monday that she will vote against the Graham-Cassidy health care bill , becoming the third Republican Senator to oppose the latest effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act .
    “Today, we find out that there is now a fourth version of the Graham-Cassidy proposal, which is as deeply flawed as the previous iterations,” she said in a statement on Monday. “The fact that a new version of this bill was released the very week we are supposed to vote compounds the problem.”
    The Congressional Budget Office said Monday that the latest version of the bill would reduce...
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