US House Republicans unveil bill to repeal Obamacare

By REUTERS
March 7, 2017 01:26
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WASHINGTON, March 6 - Republicans in the US House of Representatives unveiled legislation on Monday to repeal the central tenets of the Obamacare healthcare law, including its expansion of the Medicaid program for the poor and a cap on federal funding for Medicaid going forward.

Congressional Republicans and President Donald Trump have repeatedly promised to repeal and replace former Democratic President Barack Obama's signature domestic policy achievement known as the 2010 Affordable Care Act.


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