Wednesday, June 28, 2017
The AMA Strongly Opposes Senate GOP "Health Care" Bill
It looks now like the Senate Republicans will not be able to vote on their "health care" bill (actually a tax cut for the rich bill) this week. Too many GOP senators have said they cannot support the bill. That does not necessarily mean the odious bill is dead -- only delayed while GOP leadership searches for the votes they need to pass it.
The American Medical Association (AMA) -- the largest association representing doctors in the United States -- thinks the GOP bill is bad, and they strongly oppose it. Here is what the president of the AMA (David O. Barbe) had to say: