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The Bad News? It still takes aways a lot of what the ACA (i.e., Obamacare) brought to the table. This will hurt a lot of poor people.
The Best News: Rich people got a bigass tax cut! YAY!
“Let them eat cake.”
It makes significant changes to the House bill, but still ends the ACA’s taxes, mandates and Medicaid expansion.
Source: The Senate health bill is out. Here’s your speed read – Axios
Asked Tuesday whether he has seen a copy of the legislation, McCain said he has not.
“Nor have I met any American that has,” he added, according to Bloomberg.
“I’m sure the Russians have been able to hack in and gotten most of it.”
Source: McCain: No American has seen healthcare bill, but I’m sure Russia has | TheHill
And now we’re all fucked.
The leaders and rank-and-file of the House know that what they have done so far is not yet law. It may not even qualify as a rough draft. Giant steps remain, and some in the GOP may well be grateful.
Source: On Health Care, Can Mitch McConnell Ultimately Save Paul Ryan, President Trump And The GOP? : NPR