The GOP's ACA Replacement Plan Is a Total Loser

As I mentioned earlier today, House Republicans dropped their Affordable Care Act replacement proposal today, and it is total garbage. And it is being greeted as the garbage it is from just about everyone!

Heritage Action, which is an offshoot of the conservative Heritage Foundation, hates it because it isn't conservative enough: "Rather than accept the flawed premises of Obamacare, congressional Republicans should fully repeal the failed law and begin a genuine effort to deliver on longstanding campaign promises that create a free market health care system that empowers patients and doctors."

The AARP, which represents people of retirement age, hates it because it shifts higher costs to older people: "What the heck is age rating? Charlie explained it's Washington politician speak for overcharging older Americans for their health insurance while lining the insurance companies' pockets."

And, of course, people who have health insurance through the Affordable Care Act hate it, as do people with a functional sense of decency who understand people will die because of this horrendous plan.

So there's lots of hating this plan going around.

Make your calls. Let them know you hate it, too.

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