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Senate Staffers Will Draft Healthcare Bill


by Deanna Wagner

Maybe, in the end, the safest stance for beleaguered House Republicans would be emulate the aggressive truth-defying approach of Trump himself: “What health care bill?”

“That means the House has to come back with a new bill and vote again”, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, a Democrat from NY, said Wednesday.

Additionally the bill would have huge effects on premiums for older Americans and those with health conditions.

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