Passage of AHCA a devastating blow for healthcare and people with disabilities

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Passage of AHCA a devastating blow for healthcare and people with disabilities

May 4, 2017

The American Health Care Act, passed on May 4, 2017, by the U.S. House of Representatives, is a devastating blow to millions of disabled and non-disabled people in the United States. 

“This bill threatens healthcare coverage and independence for people with pre-existing conditions and people who receive community-based supports through Medicaid,” said Rahnee Patrick, Access Living’s Director of Independent Living. 

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