Johnson told NBC News that he “would not call this Obamacare repeal,” adding that “it’s definitely not repealing Obamacare.”But why would you negotiate over a dead body?
“I’m just saying, I think I have a difficult time thinking, again, I’m an accountant, I’m a business guy, I know it takes time to develop this information in such a complex system, I have a hard time believing I’ll have the information prior to when leadership may want to vote on it,” Johnson reportedly said. “I would certainly say it’s trying to address and fix some of the mess, just some of the mess, created by Obamacare. But that’s my concern, I’m not sure it’s fixing enough.”
Paul, who has criticized the House’s bill, told MSNBC that “it looks like we’re keeping Obamacare” and “not repealing it.” He said he and other Senators would be releasing a more detailed statement on the matter later in afternoon.
President Donald Trump said that “a little negotiation” would be needed but the end product would “be very good.”
“Obamacare is dead and we’re putting a plan out today that is going to be negotiated,” Trump reportedly said.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Obamacare Staggers On
Somehow, it's still alive:
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