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LaMalfa: Republicans Have Health Care Plan

With Donald Trump’s inauguration just days away, Congress has taken some initial steps to repeal Obamacare. Nevada County’s representative Republican Doug LaMalfa says the Affordable Care Act has got to go, and has been saying so since way before last November’s election…

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And while Republicans have been criticized for not having a plan of what to replace it with, LaMalfa says that’s not true. He says there are plans in place…

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LaMalfa says under this plan, purchasing health insurance would not be mandatory. Last week, both the House and Senate approved rules that would only require a simple majority in the Senate to repeal Obamacare, to avoid a Democratic filibuster. A simple majority would require only 51 votes–there are 52 Senate Republicans.

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