At least three GOP Senators are

It’s hard to understand why the Republican Party (including our Representative Dave Brat) has been frantic to kick 23,000,000 Americans (more than the entire population of Florida and slightly less than that of Texas) off health care. Apparently, it thinks only the affluent should have open access.

Of course, both the health bill the House of Representatives passed and the failed Republican Senate bill would have benefited their real constituents: the one-percenters, with a large tax break while depriving over 7% of the population of affordable health care. While these same House and Senate Republicans give themselves Cadillac government health care, they want to deny basic care for those at the other end of the economic spectrum.

 

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