Trump Health Plan Recycles GOP Staples And Adds A Populist Wrinkle

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has unveiled a health care plan that starts with repealing Obamacare.i

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has unveiled a health care plan that starts with repealing Obamacare.

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has unveiled a health care plan that starts with repealing Obamacare.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has unveiled a health care plan that starts with repealing Obamacare.

Maddie McGarvey for The Washington Post/Getty Images

Republican front-runner Donald Trump released a seven-point plan to change the country’s health care system that includes several familiar GOP proposals and one that puts him in agreement with, believe it or not, Democratic hopeful Bernie Sanders.

Right off the bat, Trump calls for the elimination of the Affordable Care Act, ringing the repeal bell that has been popular among a wide swath of Republicans and that has fueled dozens of votes to overturn Obamacare in Congress, including another failed attempt when lawmakers reconvened first thing in January.

The prime target is

Article source: http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/03/03/469019745/trump-health-plan-recycles-gop-chestnuts-and-adds-a-populist-wrinkle?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=affordablecareact

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