No state would be immune from the GOP’s health-care bill

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No state would be immune from the GOP’s health-care bill

May 30, 2017

Abstract

The Washington Post published an op-ed from Dr. Blumberg on state choices regarding protections of people with health problems under the AHCA. The piece focuses on the tremendous pressure that would face the states to adopt the bill’s waivers of regulations, steps that would reduce premiums but also systematically hurt patients with higher health needs — especially those in low-income

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