Influential GOP lawmaker latest to say no to revised Republican health care bill(FOX NEWS)

An influential Republican lawmaker who was chairman of one of the House committees that drafted the GOP proposal to repeal and replace ObamaCare dealt the Trump administration a blow Tuesday when he said he could not support the new healthcare legislation being drafted.

“I cannot support the bill with this provision in it,” Rep. Fred Upton of Michigan told a radio station. Upton believes the bill would undermine protections the Affordable Care Act – or ObamaCare – gives people with pre-existing conditions.

Upton’s defection comes as House Speaker Paul Ryan tries once more to make good on campaign promises to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama’s signature health care overhaul.CONTINUE READING HERE


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