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Rep. Paul Ryan

Rep. Paul Ryan

Wisconsin Congressional delegation

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Rep. Paul Ryan: key health care votes

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May 4, 2017

HR 1628: American Health Care Act of 2017

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 1628 American Health Care Act [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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On Agreeing to the Resolution: S CON RES 3 Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 3762 An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 2002 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2016 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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On Passage: H R 1190 Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act of 2015 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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June 18, 2015

HR 160: Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 160 Protect Medical Innovation Act [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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On Passage: H R 2 Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.
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On Passage: H R 596 To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, and for other purposes [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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January 8, 2015

HR 30: Save American Workers Act of 2015

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 30 Save American Workers Act of 2015 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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September 11, 2014

HR 3522: Employee Health Care Protection Act of 2013

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 3522 To authorize health insurance issuers to continue to offer for sale current group health insurance coverage in satisfaction of the minimum essential health insurance coverage requirement, and for other purposes [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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April 3, 2014

HR 2575: Save American Workers Act of 2014

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 2575 Save American Workers Act of 2014 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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March 5, 2014

HR 4118: SIMPLE Fairness Act

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 4118 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to delay the implementation of the penalty for failure to comply with the individual health insurance mandate [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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November 15, 2013

HR 3350: Keep Your Health Plan Act of 2013

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 3350 Keep Your Health Plan Act of 2013 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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July 17, 2013

HR 2668: Fairness for American Families Act

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 2668 Fairness for American Families Act [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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On Passage: H R 45 To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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July 11, 2012

HR 6079: Repeal of Obamacare Act

Status: House passed

On Passage: H R 6079 To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act 2010 [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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To repeal mandatory funding provided to states in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish American Health Benefit Exchanges. [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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January 19, 2011

HR 2: Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act

Status: House passed

1/19/2011--Passed House amended. Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act - Repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, effective as of its enactment. Restores provisions of law amended by such Act. Repeals the health care provisions of the Health Care and Education and Reconciliation Act of 2010, effective as of the Act's enactment. Restores provisions of law amended by the Act's health care provisions. [more]

Rep. Ryan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.
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These were House amendments to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, making financing and revenue changes. It made some adjustments to the health reform bill to mollify House Democrats who had sought a more aggressive reform bill [more]

Rep. Ryan voted No, which we score as unfavorable.
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March 21, 2010

HR 3590: Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)

Status: House passed

On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendments: H R 3590 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act [more]

Rep. Ryan voted No, which we score as unfavorable.
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November 7, 2009

HR 3962: Affordable Health Care for America Act

Status: House passed

This was the first vote on a health reform bill and was basically the Democrats’ version. A different bill ended up becoming law. [more]

Rep. Ryan voted No, which we score as unfavorable.

Blog posts mentioning Rep. Paul Ryan

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So you’re telling me there’s a chance …

So you’re telling me there’s a chance …

Sep. 18, 2017 — With 13 days to go, I’d say Cassidy-Graham faces an uphill battle. But as we know, American politics sometimes delivers unlikely outcomes. It’s foolish to take anything for granted.

You can only lie about policy in Washington, DC

You can only lie about policy in Washington, DC

May. 25, 2017 — What's worse: Covering up for a 'joke' about Trump being paid by Vladimir Putin? Or fundamentally mischaracterizing the clear implications of a bill that would snatch health insurance from millions of people?

The Zombie Trumpcare (AHCA) Cheat Sheet

The Zombie Trumpcare (AHCA) Cheat Sheet

May. 4, 2017 — After weeks of uncertainty, the House Republicans appear to finally have reached a point of certainty as to whether they can pass the American Health Care Act aka AHCA 2.0 aka Zombie Trumpcare. A vote is likely to happen today. Here's a handy cheat sheet.

Get ready for the uncomfortable questions

Get ready for the uncomfortable questions

May. 3, 2017 — By allowing states to waive preexisting condition protections, AHCA would allow insurers to restore a practice called "medical underwriting" to rummage through your private business in ways that most Americans find intrusive and revolting.

Wendell Potter: Speaker Ryan’s repeal plans are driven by donors – not your health coverage needs

Wendell Potter: Speaker Ryan’s repeal plans are driven by donors – not your health coverage needs

Mar. 31, 2017 — If you're not able to write Ryan a big check, the healthcare system he has in mind won't be centered on you.

Obamacare remains the law of the land. With defeat, Trump fails his first legislative test.

Obamacare remains the law of the land. With defeat, Trump fails his first legislative test.

Mar. 24, 2017 — After four hours of debate today, House leadership abruptly pulled H.R. 1628 – the American Health Care Act (AHCA) — without a vote. The AHCA was a Republican effort to repeal or change spending-related provisions of the Affordable Care Act, but Republican leadership knew that they didn't have enough votes to pass it.

House GOP misleads with meme on health plans

House GOP misleads with meme on health plans

Mar. 17, 2017 — Here's a rundown of the five claims the Republicans made in their meme, and an explanation on how some of us outside the House GOP caucus "bubble" might differ with their interpretation. Offering a replacement plan that will cost more, offer fewer benefits and cover fewer lives does not seem to be in America's best interests.

I was spanked by a Nun on the Bus

I was spanked by a Nun on the Bus

Feb. 23, 2017 — Democrats in Congress should consider pushing for a vetting of the Cassidy-Collins bill if only to keep Republicans from signing on to a swift gutting of ACA funding via budget reconciliation.

3 GOP repeal comments that are eyeroll-worthy

3 GOP repeal comments that are eyeroll-worthy

Jan. 23, 2017 — 'Ryan’s playing us all for fools in an effort to drum up support for his own version of healthcare reform.' – Louise Norris

High-risk pools were a last resort for a reason

High-risk pools were a last resort for a reason

Jan. 13, 2017 — High-risk pools could be resurrected, and yes, they could potentially work. But they would require massive cash infusions from the federal government — far in excess of the amounts that have been proposed in various GOP healthcare reform plans. Without adequate funding, they will not be an adequate solution.