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Democrats Are Fighting Back Against The AHCA One State At A Time

Democrats Are Fighting Back Against The AHCA One State At A Time

Democrats Are Fighting Back Against The AHCA One State At A Time
6/22/2017

With the GOP’s American Health Care Act (AHCA) polling as the most unpopular piece of legislation in decades and Senate Republicans releasing an equally “mean” bill, state Democrats across the country are leading the charge to ensure all Americans — regardless of income, gender, or pre-existing conditions — maintain access to crucial health care. While the debate in Washington, D.C. rages on, you can be sure state Democrats are fighting for you at home...

Democratic legislators in these states and others across the country are making significant progress — despite Donald Trump and congressional Republicans’ destructive directives — by taking important policy decisions into their own hands. While Democrats in all branches of government are fighting to protect Americans in the Trump era, state legislators are leading the charge and having an impact. We have seen the difference Democrats have made in broadening health care access through Medicaid expansion in their states and their efforts are needed even more now. We will continue to stand with our lawmakers, work to expand Democratic influence in statehouses nationwide, and fight for key priorities.

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