Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Let's put an end to this absurdity
On Monday, the White House started another round of rushed negotiations to revive their disastrous health "care" bill. A room filled with a diverse set of minds, ranging from the most extreme Republicans to slightly less extreme Republicans, conjured up an agreement on a new bill that would effectively eliminate protections for people with pre-existing conditions.
Donald Trump promised that he would not allow insurers to refuse to cover people with pre-existing conditions or make them pay more for coverage. Consider this another broken Trump promise.
I don't know why Trump and the GOP just don't get it. In this country, we protect the sick and provide for the most vulnerable. But this Republican plan would cost them dearly -- potentially even cost them their lives.
Republicans' second attempt at a health care bill is no better than the first. Let's finally put an end to this absurdity. Add your name to say you'll protect affordable health care for all Americans:
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