Tag: Senate

Senate Bill: Do Premiums Go Up or Down?

Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer tweeted that premiums would be 300 percent higher under the Senate Republican health care bill for a 64-year-old earning $ 56,800 in 2026, compared with current law. Republican Sen. John Barrasso said the bill “lowers the…

Fact-checking the Senate GOP health care bill

This week, Senate Republicans were battered by the same crosswinds that had hit their colleagues in the House in their drive to repeal and replace Obamacare. Facing defections by both uber-conservative and centrist senators, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., canceled…