Trump is selling junk insurance policies and sabotaging healthcare. Under Trump’s scheme young, healthy people will get meaningless stripped-down coverage for their hard-earned dollars, while premiums skyrocket for those most-at-risk Americans left in the exchanges. It's economically inept and cruel.
Austin, TX -- On Sunday, with no press briefing and oddly citing his own Cabinet’s support, Donald Trump released a list of 70 immigration priorities. [New York Times, October 8, 2017]
Austin, TX -- Earlier this week, in the dead of night, 9 million children lost healthcare because Republicans let the Children’s Health Insurance Program expire.
Austin, TX -- The fourth largest city in America needs to be rebuilt, but Republican Governor Greg Abbott has denied Democratic Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner’s request for much-needed state aid through the Rainy Day Fund.
Austin, TX -- In case you missed it, Tim Murphy of Mother Jones took a look at Democratic Congressman Beto O’Rourke’s run against the Republican Senator Ted Cruz who is “cartoonishly disliked in DC by members of both parties.” Mother Jones finds, “something is happening in Texas.”