Washington Post

Jeff Sessions Asked Congress To Allow Him To Prosecute In Medical Marijuana States

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is asking congressional leaders to undo federal medical marijuana protections that have been in place since 2014, according to a May letter that became public Monday. The protections, known as the Rohrabacher-Farr amendment, prohibit the Justice Department from using federal funds to prevent certain states “from implementing their own State laws […]

CBS News

Alzheimer Deaths Continue To Soar, Up 55 %

Deaths from Alzheimer’s disease have risen dramatically in recent years, new government health data shows, and more Americans are dying from the illness at home. Over a 16-year period, between 1999 and 2014, death rates from Alzheimer’s disease increased almost 55 percent, according to findings published Thursday in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and […]


Trump Says Obama Care Was A Lie

President Trump went on Twitter Sunday to blast Obamacare, days after the House passed a bill to overhaul health care. He tweeted, “Republican Senators will not let the American people down! ObamaCare premiums and deductibles are way up – it was a lie and it is dead!” On Friday, he targeted the media, tweeting, “Wow, […]


Obama Pleads With Congress To Save Obamacare

http://video.dailymail.co.uk/video/mol/2017/05/08/600183790975862960/1024x576_MP4_600183790975862960.mp4 Former president Barack Obama has vigorously defended Obamacare as he called on members of Congress to show courage in the debate over the future of health care in America. Obama was careful not to mention Donald Trump by name in Boston on Sunday night as he referenced the current administration’s efforts to dismantle much […]

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Planned Parenthood One Step Closer To Losing Funding

The health-care bill passed by the House brought Republicans closer to their goal of erasing Obamacare from the books. But it also revived another long- cherished aspiration: cutting off the flow of federal funds to Planned Parenthood. A provision in the bill temporarily blocks the 100-year-old nonprofit women’s health organization and abortion provider from participating […]