Congressional Delegation Likes ACA, Less Supportive Of Universal Health Care – Delaware State News
Congressional delegation likes ACA, less supportive of universal health care – Delaware State News
DOVER — Delaware’s congressional delegation is lukewarm on universal health, although its senators and representative — all Democrats — are very supportive of the Affordable Care Act.
Universal health care has surged into the national consciousness over the past two years, in part due to Sen. Bernie Sanders’ campaign for the presidency and Republican attempts to replace the Affordable Care Act.
One of the core tenets of Sen. Sanders’ campaign in 2015 and 2016 was universal health care, and while he was unsuccessful in his bid for the Democratic nomination, the party picked up some of his ideas: The official Democratic Party platform insists …