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Republicans Present Healthcare Bill: Top 5 Gainers

25 June 2017

"( N) ow we're finally beginning to see why Senate Republican leaders have been hiding their shameful #Trumpcare bill for so long", he wrote. He said on Wednesday he wanted a health plan "with heart".

Trump has consistently made dramatic promises about health care - including that he would sign into law a bill to provide "insurance for everybody" and that he would not sign off on cuts to programs like Medicaid - that Republican legislators have not achieved in their Obamacare repeal effort.

Due to unanimous opposition from Democrats, Republican leaders can afford no more than two Republican defections for the bill to pass. "We're open to negotiation, but we want the bill to look more like a repeal", said Sen.

"I can not support a piece of legislation that takes insurance away from tens of millions of Americans and hundreds of thousands of Nevadans", said Heller.

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Lynch, who famously was one of the few Democrats to vote against the Affordable Care Act in 2010, said the legislation needs to be fixed, and that not enough has been done to rein in the overall cost of health care.

But the 142-page draft would allow states to drop several benefits which are now mandated, such as maternity care and hospital services, and also would abolish the requirement for most Americans to have health insurance.

A number of Republicans such as Susan Collins and ME said it was "too soon" to judge the bill until they had had a chance to read it.

The complex legislation mirrors much of the House bill.

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Which was fine by the Democrats who thought they were going to pounce and pick one off. "It's time for Nancy Pelosi to go, and the entire leadership team", Rice said .

Former Indiana State Health commissioner Woody Myers says the bill worsens an already-weakened health care situation after large insurers this week left Indiana's Obamacare marketplace - something Myers blames federal Republicans for. Under the House bill, tax credits would be based primarily on age. Once promised as a top-to-bottom revamp of the health bill passed by the House last month, the Senate bill instead maintains its structure, with modest adjustments.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has finally unwrapped his plan for dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law.

A majority of GOP senators told the publication that they're not sure where they stand while four, including Sen. "This bill that is now in front of the United States Senate is simply not the answer". That likely would end the program in MI, one of eight states that expanded Medicaid with the caveat that the expansion would end if federal funding declined.

"It's hard in our rural communities just to even get some of our health care providers there, and then geographically, they're challenged", Cortez Masto, D-Nevada said.

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It nearly didn't matter what was in the AHCA; its passage was created to allow the Senate to conjure up a more "refined" version. Senate Republicans have released their supposed ObamaCare-repeal bill, the " Better Care Reconciliation Act ".

Republicans Present Healthcare Bill: Top 5 Gainers