Republicans have exactly 18 days to repeal Obamacare. Here's the plan to do it.
Original story at Mother Jones• 2 mentions • 1 week ago
Mother Jones 1 week ago
A pair of Republican senators on Wednesday introduced a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. The scheme is an audacious one, going even further than previous failed efforts to end Obamacare—proposals that would have resulted in millions more uninsured Americans. The new effort faces steep odds in the Senate, in part because Republicans have just 18 days to pass it. Wednesday’s bill, authored by Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.), would end Obamacare almost entirely, replacing it with so-called block grants to states; individual states could then decide how they want to spend the money. They could ...