Protests And Policy Clash Over ACA Future
Protests and policy clash over ACA future
By Kellie Meyer |
Posted: Mon 9:17 AM, Feb 13, 2017 |
Updated: Mon 10:44 AM, Feb 13, 2017
WASHINGTON (Gray DC) — With an early morning vote the senate confirmed President Trump’s pick, Georgia Congressman Tom Price to lead the Health and Human Services Department. But the lead up to this vote was filled with heated protest.
“I encourage them to continue to do that,” Rep. Tom Garrett (R-VA-5) said.
Some of those protests were outside newly elected Congressman Tom Garrett’s office. Demonstrators fear the dismantling of Obama-care, something Garrett voted to repeal. During the election he said he wanted to replace the health care plan with …