Republican attempts to repeal Obamacare are a massive change to the government health plan that insures the poor

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jul 05, 2017 10:39 AM

The House and Senate Republican approaches to revamping the US healthcare system take somewhat diverging strategies, but they do have one major thing in common: massive proposed cuts to Medicaid.

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office last week released its analysis for the Senate bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act, and estimated that provisions in the BCRA would result in $772 billion in cuts to Medicaid spending by 2026.