Tag: AHCA

NOT SO FAST: MacArthur Demands Answers After Release of CBO’s Fishy AHCA Analysis

In case you missed it, Save Jerseyans, Republicans led by Mick Mulvaney are at war with the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) after the latter alleged that the American Health Care Act would eliminate health care coverage for 23 million Americans over Read More

Op-ed: AHCA can save healthcare before it implodes

Growing up in a home with a liberal mother and conservative father, I learned at a young age that two people can vigorously disagree without being disagreeable. Regrettably, the debate surrounding the American Healthcare Act (AHCA) – and most every Read More

WATCH: MacArthur’s Marathon Town Hall in Deep Democrat Territory

Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) stood by his instrumental role in the AHCA’s development and passage on Wednesday night, Save Jerseyans, hosting a town hall in one of his district’s bluest communities (strongly African American Willingboro). For his trouble? The ever-classy Read More

Faced With Angry Voters, House Republicans Get Cover on Airwaves For Obamacare Repeal Bill

House Republicans fielding questions from constituents over their bill repealing and replacing Obamacare are getting some cover from GOP-aligned groups on the airwaves and online. Republican lawmakers passed their health care bill last week and headed home to their districts Read More

N.J.’s Frelinghuysen changes stance and votes to repeal Obamacare

WASHINGTON — Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, who bucked the House Republican leadership in March and opposed legislation repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act, changed his position and voted for the latest version of the GOP alternative. Frelinghuysen (R-11th Dist.) who Read More

MacArthur, Lance offer competing assessments of Obamacare’s House repeal

The amended AHCA passed the House on Thursday, Save Jerseyans, and only Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-11) and Tom MacArthur (R-3), the latter whom was instrumental in amending the controversial Obamacare repeal measure, were the only two New Jersey House members to vote Read More

Post-AHCA, MacArthur Pushes Back Against Outside Forces Besieging His District

Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) worked hard to get the AHCA done, Save Jerseyans, and in the process forged a position of influence for himself as a bridge between the House leadership and the Trump Administration. It came at a cost. Read More