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Criticism Of ACA Builds

Criticism Of ACA Builds

The focus on the Affordable Care Act continues to sharpen on Capitol Hill as more problems pop up. Officials from the Department of Health and Human Services defended the progress made so far in appearances before House committees.

South Dakota Senator John Thune…

Thune says they are all hearing the stories…

Thune says while he wants to do away with the system altogether, he would support a one year delay…

 

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