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The Affordable Care Act may be temporarily safe from GOP attack, but it still has problems that need to be solved, and Republicans will continue to chip away at the negatives to pass their own devastating bill. Democrats suffered in the 2016 election because they didn’t address and fix the problems.
Even if the ACA remains intact under Trump’s Republican Party, the Congressional Budget Office predicts that 28 million Americans will remain uninsured, a disproportionate number of whom are people of color. And millions more will continue to struggle with sky-high deductibles and co-pays that they can’t afford.
Democrats have a choice to make. They can do the bidding of corporate donors, or they can offer voters a real alternative that would provide universal access, reduce consumer costs and create a healthier country for everyone.
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