News Releases from Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom

October 2017

Victory for Health Freedom | Defeat for Obamacare

HHS Announces Cost-Sharing Reduction Subsidies Will Cease ‘Immediately’; Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Applauds Move That Will Begin to Unravel the ‘Unaffordable’ Care Act for Good
October 13, 2017


President Trump’s Health Care EO Full of ‘Potential’ Commitments and Suggestions to ‘Consider’

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Stopping Cost-Sharing Reduction Subsiding and Ending ‘Special Contributions’ to Congress Will Help Unravel the Affordable Care Act Once and For All
October 13, 2017


Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Calls for Action and Welcomes Health Care Champions to Event

‘Fox & Friends’ Co-Host Pete Hegseth Headlines Oct. 24 Fundraising Dinner in Minneapolis; Early Bird Deadline Ends Tonight
October 9, 2017


As Yet Another Non-Repeal Bill Fails, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Says: Put a Real Repeal Bill Up for a Vote

Only a Pure Repeal Bill will Stop the Fruitless Quibbling Over Details that Killed BCRA, ‘Skinny Repeal’ and Graham-Cassidy
October 2, 2017


September 2017

12 Facts About the Graham-Cassidy ‘Repeal’ Bill

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: There’s Just One Problem With This Affordable Care Act Repeal—It’s Not Repeal 
September 25, 2017


What Will Happen to Parental Consent and Privacy Rights Once Federal ‘Common Rule’ Hits Its Original Deadline in January 2018?

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Is Asking President Trump to Protect Baby DNA, Patient Privacy and Parental Rights by Revising Obama-Published Common Rule
September 18, 2017


Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom to Congress: Vote on the ‘Real Thing’ – A Real Repeal

ACHA, BCRA, ‘Skinny Repeal’ and ACA Stabilization Bills Aren’t Full ACA Repeal; Bring a Real Repeal Up for a Vote This Session
September 5, 2017

August 2017

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Iceland on Way to Eugenics with Eradication of Down Syndrome Births

Life ‘Nipped’ in the Bud; High Abortion Rates Occur Once Mothers in Iceland Discover Their Pre-Born Baby Has the Genetic Disorder
August 28, 2017


Trump’s Actions on Common Rule Will Protect Baby DNA and Restore Parental Rights

CCHF Advises the President and HHS Secretary Tom Price to Not Only Continue to Hold, But Change the Common Rule
August 23, 2017


Latest Round of 30% Premium Increases Points to One Solution – Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Trump and Price Can Help Collapse State Exchanges by Prohibiting CSR Payments
August 7, 2017


July 2017

If Full Repeal Is the Answer, Then What?

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Americans Voted for Full Repeal of the ACA But Many in Congress Are Waffling With the ‘What Ifs’
July 31, 2017


Still Not Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Senate Has Not Yet Voted to Repeal Affordable Care Act 
July 25, 2017


Charlie Gard Has Shown Us Our Future Under the Affordable Care Act

July 24, 2017


The Many Faces of Obamacare

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: If Congress and Americans Knew True Nature of Affordable Care Act, a Repeal Vote Would Be Easy
July 24, 2017


What Now? 

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom:  Full Repeal of Obamacare Has Always Been the Only Answer  
July 18, 2017


Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Calls for Full Repeal, with Possible Vote Before Recess 

Congress Must Act in the Best Interest of the American People, Not for Big Insurance or Big Government
July 14, 2017


Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Revised BCRA Has No Opt-Out from Obamacare 

Bill Does Not Repeal/Replace Obamacare, Reject Cost-Sharing Reduction Subsidies, Repeal Mandates Nor Eliminate All Obamacare Taxes
July 14, 2017


CCHF Gives HHS 21 Recommendations for Unburdening Obamacare Regulations 

Actions Would Restore Health Freedom And Patient Privacy; Public Comments Accepted Until Midnight Wednesday Season
July 11, 2017


If You Can’t Agree on Repeal, Then Replace!

July 10, 2017


What Is True Health Freedom?

As Congress Holds Americans’ Health Care Fate in Their Hands, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Continues to Call for a Return to Simplicity, Affordability and Confidentiality.
July 3, 2017


June 2017

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Marks One Year of The Wedge of Health Freedom

The Wedge Brings Patients and Doctors Together in a Third-Party-Free Network That Restores Simplicity, Affordability and Confidentiality
June 26, 2017


Not Good Enough—New ‘Better Care Reconciliation Act’ from Senate Still Isn’t Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom’s Twila Brase Is in Washington, D.C., Meeting With Lawmakers About Health Care Reform
June 22, 2017


7 Dangers of Guaranteed Issue

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Policies on Pre-Existing Conditions Are Keeping a Failed Government Health Care System Alive
June 12, 2017


Some Lawmakers Want Full Repeal

With the American Health Care Act again in jeopardy—it’s a Republican version of Obamacare 2.0 anyway, says Twila Brase of Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom—several senators are calling for full repeal rather than a replacement that still compromises Americans’ health freedom. 
June 5, 2017


May 2017

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom to Congress: Prohibit New Version of National Patient ID

President Trump Signs Appropriations Bill That Will Provide Federal Funding for ‘Patient-Matching Strategy’
May 30, 2017


Why is GOP Dragging Their Feet on Repeal? They Can’t Let Go of ACA Centerpiece

In New Op-Ed, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom’s Twila Brase Says Those Resisting Repeal and Replacement Are Hanging on to the Guaranteed Issue Mandate, Which Is the Heart of Socialized Medicine
May 25, 2017


Minnesota Bows to Bullying with REAL ID Passage

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Minnesota Legislators Gave In to Unconstitutional Threats and Gave Up Tenth Amendment Rights of All Minnesotans by Agreeing to Conform to REAL ID
May 17, 2017


Which States Are the Worst Offenders for Storing Baby DNA?

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Educating Parents About the Collection, Storage and Research Practices in their Stateand How to Opt OutThrough CCHF’s Website ItsMyDNA
May 15, 2017


Moms, Do You Know Where Your Baby’s DNA Goes?

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Urges Moms and Dads to Learn More About Parental Consent Protections for Baby DNA at ItsMyDNA.org
May 9, 2017


House-Passed American Health Care Act Is Still Government-Controlled Health Care

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: AHCA Does Not Guarantee Lower Costs, Greater Choices or Broader Networks
May 4, 2017


Amended AHCA Is Not Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Federal Government Will Still Control Health Care, with No Guarantee of Lower Costs, Greater Choices or Broader Networks
May 1, 2017


April 2017

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: End Obamacare Cost-Sharing Reduction Subsidies Now

In a New Op-Ed in the Washington Times, CCHF’s Twila Brase Says the Time is Now to Right the Obamacare Wrong
April 26, 2017


Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom to GOP Lawmakers: Talk to Your Constituents While Home on Break

CCHF Says Republicans Need to Share Unpleasant Facts about Obamacare  
April 13, 2017


The Simplicity of Real Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom’s Twila Brase Says 2,700 Pages of a Bad Law and 40,000 Pages of Intrusive Government Regulations Can Be Fully Repealed with Just a Few Words
April 3, 2017


March 2017

What Went Wrong?

With American Health Care Act Dead on Arrival, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom’s Twila Brase Tells The Daily Caller President Trump’s Focus Must Be Freedom in Health Care
March 27, 2017


AHCA DOA

After Lawmakers Pull Bill, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Says It’s Time to Go Back to the Drawing Board
March 24, 2017


Take It or Leave It?

With Health Care Vote Set for Today, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Says Lawmakers Should Not Be Pushed into Voting for a Bad Bill
March 24, 2017


Americans Are Counting on Republicans to Keep Their Obamacare Repeal Promise

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom in D.C. This Week to Tell Congress How to Restore Health Freedom and Affordability
March 20, 2017


Good, Bad and Ugly of the GOP Replacement Plan

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: The American People Did Not Ask for a ‘Fix,’ But for Full Repeal of Obamacare
March 15, 2017


February 2017

4 Health Care Problems – And 4 Solutions

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Looks at Four of the Most Crucial Health Care Issues and Offers Ways to Ease the Burden for Many Americans Held Captive by a Failing Health Care System
February 20, 2017


Where’s the Bill?

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Says Lawmakers Must Not Waffle on Their Promises, as They Now Soften Language and Claim Obamacare Will Be ‘Repaired’ Rather Than Repealed
February 13, 2017


Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Applauds Confirmation of Tom Price as HHS Secretary

Read CCHF’s statement about the confirmation.
February 10, 2017


December 2016

A Three-Year Delay on an Obamacare Repeal Just Won’t Work

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Refusing to Repeal the ‘Unaffordable’ Care Act Now Will Make It a 2020 Election Issue
December 19, 2016


21 Principles to Restore Health Freedom

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Shares Pressing Health Care Concerns with Nation’s Top Lawmakers
December 12, 2016


Now Is the Time to Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: First, Use Tom Price’s 56-Word Repeal Language for Full Repeal of Obamacare, Then Determine Replacement Options
December 1, 2016

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November 2016

What Will Happen Next in Health Care?

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom’s Twila Brase Speaking at Event Thursday in Moundsview Focusing on Future of Health Care
November 15, 2016


The Only Obamacare ‘Replacement’ Is Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom: Don’t Waste Time on a Replacement Plan That Could Take Months or Years; Repeal Now
November 14, 2016


Will a Trump Presidency Fulfill Obamacare ‘Repeal and Replace’ Promises?

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Hopes Donald Trump’s Vow to End Obamacare Was Not an Empty Campaign Promise
November 9, 2016


Who Will Fight For Our Health Care?

November 7, 2016