The Latest: McConnell ignores uninsured figures in report
June 25, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican legislation overhauling the Obama health care law (all times local):
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is focusing on the tax cuts, deficit reduction and lower premiums cited in a nonpartisan analysis of the Senate's health care bill, and making no mention of the 22 million more Americans who would be uninsured.
McConnell put out a brief statement Monday after the release of the Congressional Budget Office report.
He says Americans need relief from the "failed Obamacare law," and says the Senate will soon act on a bill to give Ame...