Where There’s Willingness, There’s A Way For Congress And Trump To Fix Health Law
April 4, 2017, Kaiser Health News, Julie Rovner- Now that the GOP effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is in limbo, is there a way to make it work better? Democrats and Republicans don’t agree on much when it comes to the controversial federal health law, but some party leaders from each side of the aisle agree it needs repairs. “No one ever said the Affordable Care Act was perfect,” said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) on the Senate floor March 27. “We have ideas to improve it. Hopefully our colleagues on the Republican side do as well.” A day later, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said, “We all want a system in health care where everybody can have access to affordable coverage, where we have more choice and competition.”Click here to view the story.