Defending Democracy with Informed Community Action in WNC

Medicare/SS

Call as if your life depended on it! It does.

Despite overwhelming opposition by doctors, insurance companies, and the people, the GOP is pushing ahead with their revised Trumpcare plan, now called the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BRCA), though it is essentially the same as the earlier American Health Care Act (AHCA). Majority Leader Mitch McConnell needs the support of 50 of 52 GOP senators to proceed to a floor debate on the bill, and two senators have already said they will not support that motion. That means just one more GOP senator coming out against the motion to proceed would stop the bill, as written, in its tracks. Which means we need to be calling both of our Senators this week!

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