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Renewed Attempt to Repeal ACA: Call Your Senators to Today! Urge Rejection of  Graham-Cassidy Repeal Bill

Posted by Becky Martin, NPA Advocacy Director September 17, 2017 at 10:45 PM

Senators Graham (SC) & Cassidy (LA) are advancing a new ACA repeal bill and pressing for a vote in the Senate that would be devastating for patients and communities.

This ill-conceived bill:

  • Converts the Medicaid program to block grants with per capita caps
  • Ends Medicaid Expansion
  • Punished people with Pre-Existing Conditions
  • Eliminates subsidies that help moderate income people afford coverage

Link to bill text, section by section summary, FAQs

More information from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Find more info and NPA resources for physician advocates here

Call Your Senators at (202) 224-3121

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