"I think she's said her piece," Corbin Trent, Ocasio-Cortez's communications director, told ABC News.
Presidential candidate John Delaney and freshman Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are in a war of words over Medicare for All.
While Obamacare helped reduce the number of uninsured, it masks the growing crisis of underinsurance—insurance so expensive or skimpy as to be virtually useless in the event of an actual illness.
Alabama legislators voted against health care funding for mothers, children as they tightened abortion laws to criminalize most procedures.
When Fox News host Neil Cavuto repeatedly asked the head of the Republican National Committee if Republicans had a health care plan, the chairman responded with a rant against Democrats.
The confrontation with Republican Senator Chuck Grassley went viral this week after an Iowa woman demanded he defend his past votes to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
"We are asking for basic human rights to be made whole and real in the United States," said Stacey Abrams at the Women in the World summit.
Red states have highest percentages of residents with pre-existing conditions.
Nearly 60 percent of voters said they didn't have a lot of trust or any trust at all in President Donald Trump when it comes to health care policy.
The Senate Majority Leader said he told Trump the chamber "will not be doing a comprehensive" health care plan, despite legal challenges to the Affordable Care Act that could render millions of Americans without insurance.
Despite touting the GOP as "the party of health care," the White House press secretary is the latest Trump administration official unable to outline an alternative to the Affordable Care Act.
"What we understand is that it is just not acceptable that 30 million Americans have no health insurance and even more are underinsured with high deductibles and high co-payments," the Independent senator and 2020 president hopeful said.
The law has provided coverage to more than 20 million previously uninsured people
The freshman representative responded by saying, "That's okay - I'll fight for their right to healthcare anyway."
Phil Robertson says he has health care "given to me by God."
A top aide to Nancy Pelosi cites "stakeholder" objections and "implementation challenges" to argue against single-payer plans such as "Medicare for All" to health insurance giant Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Cost and access were rated the greatest problems in the U.S. healthcare system.
Democratic governors and other state leaders are rolling out massive health care initiatives, boosting public options and touting expansions to former President Barack Obama's 2010 ACA overhaul moving into the new year.
All residents, regardless of citizenship status or ability to pay, will be guaranteed comprehensive health care, the mayor said.
Is Obamacare coverage still good, available? Yes, according to officials -- Obamacare health insurance is still good and available despite the judge's ruling.
"Ocasio-Cortez is not the first Twitter user to mangle information from a news report," the fact-checking article wrote.
Interest on debt is rapidly becoming a larger share of the U.S. GDP, setting up a bipartisan battle over competing spending on health care, education and defense.