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The republicans are planning on hurting a lot of people.

Jason Kander (D) [2016 file photo].

Jason Kander (D) [2016 file photo].

This afternoon via Twitter from Jason Kander (D) – on the consequences of republican repeal of Obamacare:

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Jason Kander ‏@JasonKander
Jason Kander Retweeted PoliticsNation
Thirty.

As in Three Zero.

Million.

PoliticsNation @PoliticsNation
Repealing Obamacare would take insurance from 30 million people http://nbcnews.to/2hqepUB 

4:50 PM – 12 Dec 2016

Then, the personal stories followed:

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Gary B. ‏@GNewkz
@JasonKander I’m one of them – 25 yo with a masters degree AND gainfully employed
5:03 PM – 12 Dec 2016

And:

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Amber George ‏@AtotheG
@JasonKander I am one of the 30. ACA afforded me access to medicine that helped me achieve remission. Saved my life and gave me a new one.
5:27 PM – 12 Dec 2016

And:

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John ‏@jtl2000
@JasonKander I’m one. Including wife and kids that’s 4. Both of us have master’s degrees and I’ve paid a helluva lot more taxes than Trump.
5:22 PM – 12 Dec 2016

There are many more stories. And, of course, a few right wingnut trolls, too. Go. Read the whole thread.

And Missouri voters returned (barely) Roy Blunt (r) to the U.S. Senate. What a wasted opportunity.