U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop: GOP Health Plan Reverses Progress
U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop: GOP health plan reverses progress
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop, D-Albany, says the American Health Care Act proposed by Republicans would cost millions of Americans their health care coverage if enacted.
Bishop has been a strong supporter of the Affordable Care Act that the AHCA would replace.
“Instead of working to improve on the progress we have made, House Republicans have proposed a bill that would jeopardize the ability of our citizens to lead healthy and productive lives,” Bishop said in a statement Tuesday night. “Their plan would eliminate a number of the vital protections provided by the ACA.
“Uninsured rates would rise, health …