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How the Obamacare Repeal Could Cost Republicans the House

May 04, 2017 | 32 videos
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The House’s passage of its new health-care bill is an immediate win for Trump. But he’s not thinking ahead, argues David Frum. According to a recent Pew survey, 60 percent of Americans believe it is the responsibility of the federal government to provide health care for all. The Obamacare repeal may cost the Republicans their majority in the 2018 midterms.

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Author: David Frum

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