The republicans are planning on hurting a lot of people.
This afternoon via Twitter from Jason Kander (D) – on the consequences of republican repeal of Obamacare:
Jason Kander @JasonKander
Jason Kander Retweeted PoliticsNation
As in Three Zero.
Repealing Obamacare would take insurance from 30 million people http://nbcnews.to/2hqepUB
Then, the personal stories followed:
Gary B. @GNewkz
@JasonKander I’m one of them – 25 yo with a masters degree AND gainfully employed
5:03 PM – 12 Dec 2016
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
@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.