Johnson says ‘very ill advised’ comments from McConnell put health care bill at risk


U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said “very ill advised” comments by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, if true, jeopardize the Republican health care reform bill and Johnson’s support of it.
Appearing on “UpFront with Mike Gousha,” Johnson made clear that he had to confirm McConnell made the remarks about future Medicaid spending, but if true, they are “very ill advised comments that puts the whole process at risk.”
Johnson, who last week said he would support a motion to proceed on the bill, is now questioning that support.
“One thing that is going to change my calculus, potentially, are some comm...

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