McCain Says No to Latest Effort to Replace Obamacare
McCain Says No to Latest Effort to Replace Obamacare
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25 September, 2017, 00:39
Perlman said he was surprised by McCain's decision, given how the senator is best friends with one of the bill's authors, Sen.
"I can not in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal".
Regardless, McCain's announcement signals that-unless he or Sen.
Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence met Friday in Washington with Republican Maine Gov. Paul LePage, who is in favor of the bill.
The 32 million people without health insurance could be an underestimate because it is impossible to forecast what will happen to the nation's health insurance system when it is turned into a 50 state free for all with declining funding and little regulation on insurance companies. Obama said. "And so, when I see people trying to undue that hard won progress for the 50th or 60th time with bills that would raise costs or reduce coverage or roll back protections for older Americans or people with pre-existing conditions, the cancer survivor, the expecting mom, the child with autism or asthma for whom coverage, once again, would be nearly unattainable". Analysts including the Kaiser Family Foundation and Avalere Health say Pennsylvania would lose billions of federal health care dollars, while some other states would get billions in new federal dollars.
Sen. Bill Cassidy will defend the Republican "Obamacare" repeal bill before a Senate panel on Monday. I'm also a retired Navy captain and served in a war over in Southeast Asia where John McCain was a hero.
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"While we sometimes disagree on important issues in health care, we are in total agreement that Americans deserve a stable healthcare market that provides access to high-quality care and affordable coverage for all", the statement said.
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McCain says he believes lawmakers could do better if Republicans and Democrats work together on a replacement for President Barack Obama's health care law. Republican Senator Susan Collins of ME has said she was leaning against the Graham-Cassidy bill, as has Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky.
He added: "I have assured Senator McCain that as soon as repeal is off the table, we Democrats are intent on resuming the bipartisan process".
"Which means for our hospitals - whose patients are anywhere from 50 to 80 percent of the people that they see - those are going to be huge, huge unsustainable funding cuts for them", she said.
As of Friday, the future for the Graham-Cassidy bill looked dismal, after Republican Sen.
All eyes remain on Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK).
This bill, while not ideal, is in so many ways the middle ground that Republicans and Democrats alike have been calling for. He also voted against the last health care proposal in July, and it was speculated that Graham was hoping McCain would support this effort. Republicans have argued that the government should be less involved in health care. In addition to targeting Republican leaders, he also took aim at Fox News Channel's Brian Kilmeade, who had criticized members of the Hollywood elite for pushing their politics on the rest of the country.
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French aircraft fly over the Champs-Elysees during the annual Bastille Day military parade in Paris, July 14, 2017. Trump's interest in parades isn't new. "That military may come marching down Pennsylvania Avenue".
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He said he did not intend for anyone "to use our tools to undermine democracy". "That's not what we stand for", he said. Facebook is scrambling to put in place policies and procedures to handle that vast influence in a responsible way.
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Trump takes on McCain over health care vote
But for now, it seems like the GOP will fail to get anything done on this signature campaign issue, with McCain, Sen. This has left little wiggle room for Republicans to lose any votes - with three "no" votes, the bill can not pass.
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