WEB Notes: How many times have they tried this now? It is like these guys do not have any plan at all. Continuing to read the article this sounds like repeal and replace. So we are going to inherit some new form of health care if this is passed. How will it affect the American people?…
Well Brandon, as Nancy Pelosi once told us, “we have to pass the bill to see what is in it.”
Sorry folks, I completely forgot about that one.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday the Republicans’ last-resort “Obamacare” repeal effort remains two or three votes short, forecasting days of furious lobbying ahead with a crucial deadline looming next week.
The legislation by Sens. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina would repeal major pillars of former President Barack Obama’s health law, replacing them with block grants to states to design their own health care programs. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is trying to round up 50 votes to pass the legislation before Sept. 30, when special rules preventing a Democratic filibuster will expire.
“We think this has a very good chance, Obamacare is only getting worse,” Trump told reporters covering the U.N. General Assembly meeting in New York. “At some point the Senate is going to be forced to make a deal.”