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John McCain says no: Today in Tweets

Senator Bill Cassidy, would-be healthcare-stealing goblin

By David Futrelle

John McCain announces that he’s now a “no” vote on the Graham-Cassidy anti-healthcare bill, and gets hailed as a “hero,” proving that the ┬ástandards for “heroism” amongst Republican senators is pretty damn low. But if McCain is your senator, you should probably call to thank him for this minimal act of human decency.

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Trump threatens to nuke N. Korea, GOP threatens to nuke healthcare. Also hurricanes: Today in Tweets

If they push that button / Your ass got to go!

By David Futrelle

In normal times, a president literally threatening to obliterate an entire country would be the lead story on every news outlet for weeks. But this is the age of Trump, so this alarming development has to compete, news-wise with: A GOP determined to take away health care from 20 million people, some dramatic developments in the investigation that could bring the nuke-talking president down. And then there are the hurricanes and earthquakes.

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Save the Affordable Care Act! Call your damn Senators!

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The Republicans are moving fast to bring their healthcare-destroying bill to the senate floor. CALL YOUR SENATORS to oppose it! 5calls has info, scripts, and all the phone numbers you need, even if the lines are busy at your Senators’ DC offices. YOU CAN CALL AFTER HOURS; phone messages are counted just like calls. JUST DO IT.