Collins Becomes 3rd Senator To Say ‘No’ To GOP Health Care Bill, Likely Killing It
WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) —
Three Senate Republicans have now announced their intent to vote no on the GOP’s latest health care bill, likely killing the proposal’s chance of becoming law.
Sen. Susan Collins is the most recent to declare her opposition.
The Maine lawmaker said in a statement Monday that “Sweeping reforms to our health care system and to Medicaid can’t be done well in a compressed time frame, especially when the actual bill is a moving target.”
She also cited the Congressional Budget Office’s report on the bill, writing that the analysis — which found that “millions” of Americans would lose coverage — “confirms that this bill will have a substantially negative impact on the number of people covered by insurance.”
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