Health care rally planned outside Valadao's office

Health care rally planned outside Valadao's office

The American Medical Association called on Congress to vote down the American Health Care Act despite Republican's last-minute amendments to the bill, claiming millions will lose coverage if it becomes law.

"When I took office, millions of Americans were locked out of our health care system", he said.

Open letter to my congressman: Thank you for seeking my views regarding the proposed American Health Care Act.

It would also put Americans buying insurance through subsidized marketplace in the same position as those covered by Medicaid or the federally funded Native American and military personnel health care programs, who already can not get coverage of elective abortion through their plans.

If the new Republican health care plan passes, there will be no health insurance that I can afford. If you win, you'll definitely have better health care coverage.

After the news spread that the vote was postponed, California's congressional delegation began to respond.

The existing Affordable Care Act has had real shortcomings. Reducing coverage choice is the opposite of what Republicans said the AHCA would do.

Democrats are ready and willing to work with Republicans to address specific reforms that will improve the ACA and make coverage more affordable for the American people.

If House Republicans vote yes today, they will anger their constituents, possibly put themselves out of a job, and eventually see their district experience an increase in poor health outcomes. Single-payer American health care would prevent that.

CBO scored the bill as saving more than $300 billion over 10 years with close to a billion to be cut from Medicaid over the long haul, but likely to result in the loss of 24 million covered lives.

Damita Peace works with the Regional Center for Independent Living and said most importantly, they're asking for the continued right that people with disabilities can live and receive necessary care in their homes, rather than institutions.

Obamacare helped people get health insurance two ways; by means of Medicaid expansion for lower income folks and by opening up avenues to purchase subsidized health insurance policies.

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