BOB CLEVELAND PIEDMONT TRIAD REGIONAL COUNCIL AREA AGENCY ON AGING AGING PROGRAM PLANNER.mp3

Sunday, September 24th

00:38:00

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We moved by now the Republicans last ditch effort to save the Graham Cassidy health care about an attempt to repeal obamacare the deadline September 30. Our chief congressional correspondent every tracking on Capitol Hill and Mary gave them the bill really did appear to lose support over the weekend at this dramatic statement. From John McCain on Friday afternoon. Yet George this bill is still alive this morning but barely it is teetering on the edge of collapse Republicans can only afford to lose no more votes yet they can't lose a single more vote. Means all eyes are now on Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski. Of Alaska and this morning there's a new version of the bill aimed to sweeten the deal for them giving more funding to their states but it's. Not clear that's enough to get them on board and hanging in the balance here millions of Americans were worried about the future of their health care now. Experts caution this bill could raise premiums for many and leave it vulnerable people with preexisting conditions but. The bill's supporters say it gives states the flexibility they need to provide affordable care now Republicans are still hopeful that they can get the votes but. It's hard to see how they're gonna pull this one off George. Make sure is really get the entire health care industry and doctors nurses providers all coming out against it.
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