"The census data make plain the consequences of the Trump administration's attack on Americans' health care. This year's census data show an increase in the uninsured rate--with almost 2 million fewer Americans having health insurance. These data underscore how the administration's sabotage has made it harder for Americans to get health care. Further, the data show the uninsured rate is markedly higher in states that have been stonewalled by conservative policymakers who have refused to expand Medicaid. These developments are alarming, but the Trump administration's lawsuit to end the Affordable Care Act threatens to harm the health care system further, imperiling coverage for 20 million Americans and protections for people with preexisting conditions.
"The census data also showed that despite a long period of economic growth and soaring corporate profits, the forgotten men and women of
"It's clear that Trump's policies, from the massive corporate tax cut to the attacks on workers' rights and efforts to cut the
"Today's data release merely reinforces what we already know: The Trump administration is pursuing an agenda designed to line the pockets of millionaires and billionaires, while the rest of us get left further and further behind."