Jimmy Kimmel steps up battle against Bill Cassidy, GOP health care bill

Jimmy Kimmel steps up battle against Bill Cassidy, GOP health care bill

"This is a chance for you, at the state level, to have control over funds", Graham added, "and for us to be as flexible as we possibly can be in our designing systems that make sense for your states". That effort is known as Graham-Cassidy, because it is sponsored by Sens. Recently, he took aim at a bill led by senators Bill Cassidy and Lindsey Graham. Is it the part where you cut $243 billion from federal health care assistance?

"He said anything he supported would have to pass what he named the 'Jimmy Kimmel Test, ' which was fine", Kimmel said.

A week after Kimmel's impassioned speech about his son, Cassidy coined the phrase "the Jimmy Kimmel test", which, as he described it, is a simple yes or no question: "Would a child born with congenital heart disease be able to get everything she or he would need in the first year of life?" "I'm sorry that's not good enough for you", Kilmeade said in an undersized response. "Otherwise, you might be screwed".

"He's dying to be a member of the Hollywood elite", he charges.

"This guy, Bill Cassidy, just lied to my face", Kimmel said Tuesday night.

The coming weeks will seal the fate of Cassidy's bill.

What remains unknown is how strict the federal government would be about giving out waivers, which is why Kimmel and others are concerned about the bill.

"Sunday's politically charged Emmys may have been the lowest-rated in history, but that's not stopping Hollywood elites like comedian Jimmy Kimmel from pushing their politics on the rest of the country", Kilmeade said. But the other two states won't ever see a funding increase under the bill, according to Avalere. He argues patients would still be protected because states would be required to show how coverage would still be adequate and affordable to those with pre-existing conditions. Kimmel went public with this information to advocate for parents of children with pre-existing conditions, saying.

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"If you look at the average chart of a male in America", Kilmeade said on his radio program, he was actually "pretty much on target". "There is someone whose pre-existing condition will be addressed because of (it)". "Especially for the people who aren't experts in the field".

When Kimmel said, "Coverage for all? No". "It will increase coverage and it will protect those with pre-existing conditions, particularly for those in states that have not had the benefits of Medicaid expansion".

Some people do not want to buy insurance are now because they do not want to be punished, however, it is hard to argue these people are being "kicked off". "Could it be, Senator Cassidy, that the problem is that I do understand and you got caught with your GOPenis out?"

To try and help his viewers understand it, Kimmel then did a round of "Barista Theatre"-using a Starbucks-inspired skit to demonstrate what the bill would do to healthcare". Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell intends to hold a vote next week, just ahead of a September 30 procedural deadline for it to pass the U.S. Senate on a simple-majority vote.

He ended up voting yes on three different versions of a bill to do just that.

"I don't understand because I'm a talk-show host?"

The Senate majority leader's office said on Wednesday they're hoping to vote on this bill next week.

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