Opposition To Trumpcare Surges As American Medical Association Say GOP Bill Harms People

The American Medical Association has announced that they oppose the Republican health care bill because it would harm patients by causing people to lose access to healthcare.

In a letter to Senate Majority Leader McConnell and Minority Leader Schumer, James L. Madara, Executive Vice President and CEO of the AMA wrote:

I am writing to express our opposition to the discussion draft of the “Better Care Reconciliation Act” released on June 22, 2017. Medicine has long operated under the precept of Primum non nocere, or “first, do no harm.” The draft legislation violates that standard on many levels. read more