Sunday, June 25, 2017

The Editors: Trumpcare bill is closing the door to democracy


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Sen. Orrin Hatch, Republican of Utah, had a simple explanation for the lack of committee hearings in the Senate on a major bill to replace the Affordable Care Act, the "discussion draft" of which was finally revealed yesterday: “We have zero cooperation from the Democrats,” he said, according to the Los Angeles Times. “So getting it in public gives them a chance to get up and scream.”