Healthcare debate continues as Trump returns to the White House
07:57, May 9, 2017
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Former President Barack Obama speaks after being presented with the 2017 Profile in Courage award during ceremonies at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Boston.
The long-running USA health care debate now moves to the Senate, where the fate of the repeal effort is uncertain.
If the bill passes the Senate, people will either be denied coverage or charged extortion prices if they, for example, become pregnant, develop cancer, or suffer depression while without insurance.
"This is a step away from more government control of our healthcare and our day-to-day lives, and a return to freedom for all Americans", said Republican Representative Luke Messer.
In his remarks, Obama said he hopes that lawmakers recognize "it actually doesn't take a lot of courage to aid those who are already powerful, already comfortable, already influential".
Trump celebrated its passage with House Republicans in the White House Rose Garden on Thursday, an unusual move following passage of a bill by one House of Congress.
Among the various concerns regarding the new bill is the effect it will have on Medicaid, a program responsible for ensuring health care for the elderly and disabled.
The Senate, meanwhile, will write its own health care bill, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said in Louisville while attending the Kentucky Derby.
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Ryan acknowledged the Senate is likely to make changes to the House bill. The Congressional Budget Office estimated that 24 million would lose coverage under the original version of the AHCA.
"These are the same who said he wasn't going to win". She says senators will "come up with a whole new fresh approach".
Ryan defended a provision in the bill that barred insurers for charging more for preexisting conditions as long as individuals did not have a lapse in their health insurance coverage, arguing that "you can't say for healthcare in America one size fits all". Too many people who are insured have premiums that exceed their mortgage payments and deductibles north of $6,500 that have to be met before their insurance even kicks in.
Breitbart News asked Sanders during a Thursday press gaggle if the President will be as involved getting the health care bill passed in the Senate as he's been in getting it passed in the House.
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