Wednesday, April 26, 2017
ACA UPDATE: GOP protects pre-existing condition coverage... for themselves
Republicans are burning the midnight oil to repeal the Affordable Care Act this week. Here's the latest, truly depraved update from last night:
The GOP is hell-bent on eliminating Obamacare's protections for people with pre-existing conditions. Their plan would turn back the clock so insurance companies can go back to charging sick people more for the care they need -- even if jacking up premiums would put coverage completely out of reach.
But congressmen get sick too! So Republicans snuck in a provision that specifically protects... themselves.
In other words, congressional Republicans' health coverage would stay the same even if they get sick. Not a member of Congress? You're out of luck.
The GOP is sneaking off in the dead of night to take away our care but protecting it for themselves. Don't let them get away with it. Add your name to stop the latest Republican health care catastrophe: