Kaiser Health News A Tale Of Two States: California, Texas And The Latest ACA Repeal Bid 2017-09-22T22:30:11.000000000+00:00 In the GOP's attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act, California would lose a lot of federal funding. Texas would gain a lot in the short term, but experts worry Texas would not use the money well. Sunday Hours: Obamacare Website To Be Shut Down For Portion of Most Weekends 2017-09-22T21:19:00.000000000+00:00 The shutdown, which raised protests from navigator groups, will occur from midnight Saturday to 12 p.m. Sunday on all but one weekend. GOP Health Bill’s Changes Go Far Beyond Preexisting Conditions 2017-09-22T18:50:01.000000000+00:00 The measure proposed by Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.) would disrupt the existing health system more than any of the measures considered so far this year, according to supporters and critics. McCain: ‘I Cannot In Good Conscience Vote For The Graham-Cassidy Proposal’ 2017-09-22T18:25:34.000000000+00:00 With Sen. John McCain's opposition to the last-ditch repeal-and-replace efforts, Republicans are left with no room for error. Facebook Live: What’s Happening With The Children’s Health Insurance Program? 2017-09-22T17:26:45.000000000+00:00 In this Facebook Live, KHN's Julie Rovner talks to Bruce Lesley, president of First Focus, about the current state of play on CHIP reauthorization. Viewpoints: Nursing Homes And Hurricanes; Winning The War On Drugs 2017-09-22T13:12:03.000000000+00:00 A selection of opinions on health care from around the country. Policy Implications: The GOP Bill’s Math Problems; The Importance Of Funding CHIP 2017-09-22T13:11:59.000000000+00:00 Editorial pages include policy analysis of the Graham-Cassidy health care bill and examine some of the key policies now in play. Political Perspectives: Pleas For Truth Talk Regarding Graham-Cassidy; Does Panic On Left Suggest Progress On Right? 2017-09-22T13:11:55.000000000+00:00 Opinion writers express outrage at the contents of the Senate GOP's latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare and explore the political motivations for pursuing the measure's passage. Research Roundup: Hospital Transportation; Medicaid Expansion; Obesity Treatment 2017-09-22T13:11:51.000000000+00:00 Each week, KHN compiles a selection of recently released health policy studies and briefs. State Highlights: In Calif., Gubernatorial Candidates Try To Prove Health Care Street Cred; Death Toll Rises In Fla. Nursing Home Tradgedy 2017-09-22T13:11:47.000000000+00:00 Media outlets report on news from California, Florida, Texas, Illinois and Pennsylvania.