Pocan knocks GOP health care bill under Senate consideration

U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan today railed against the health care bill being considered by the GOP-run Senate, saying it puts at risk coverage for those with pre-existing conditions.
Pocan, D-Town of Vermont, said at a news conference in Madison the bill repeals the Affordable Care Act but “does not provide a meaningful replacement.” He said although there’s no Congressional Budget Office score yet, it would lead to coverage losses for somewhere between 15 million and 33 million people.
Pocan was joined by Rep. Jimmy Anderson, D-Fitchburg, Madison physician Jeff Huebner and Cassie Krajnik, the mother ...

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