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    The new Republican health care bill

    I had to check several times that this isn't an Onion clone, but no, it's real.

    Check out the title of the bill. Are these guys 8 years old?

    https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-...bill/1275/text

    I'm surprised they didn't use "Make Healthcare Great Again".

    And to get a better idea of what it does see: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/...=top-news&_r=0
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    Lol, that's kinda funny actually.

    H.R.1275 - World's Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017

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    "World’s Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017"

    Wow... It does sound like a joke. It's somewhat ironic that it's opposed by nearly everyone.
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    They're just fucking with us now.

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    Well? This is interesting section.

    SEC. 503. LIBERATING THE LOCAL PRACTICE OF HEALTH CARE.
    (a) Waiving National Restrictions On Physician-Owned Facilities.—Section 1877 of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1395nn) is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection:


    “(j) Waiver Authority.—A physician or other entity may apply to the Secretary to waive any provision of this section and the Secretary may waive such provision with respect to such physician or entity if the Secretary determines that such waiver would—

    “(1) increase competition within the health care market;

    “(2) reduce the costs of health care; and

    “(3) increase the quality of health care.”.

    (b) Removing Certain State And Local Licensure Or Certification Restrictions.—

    So my doctor can be????




    Well, I think Voo Doo Doctors still work for chickens and booze still.
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    I vote the name be changed to Goat Healthcare Plan.
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    Quote Originally Posted by libertariat720 View Post
    Lol, that's kinda funny actually.

    H.R.1275 - World's Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017
    Well, they couldn't call it a "shit sandwich" could they.
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    So what exactly do you guys not like about it.

    You seem to whine a lot but not about anything specific.

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    Quote Originally Posted by libertariat720 View Post
    Lol, that's kinda funny actually.

    H.R.1275 - World's Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017
    That's gotta be Trump. It's so WWF.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RNG View Post
    I vote the name be changed to Goat Healthcare Plan.
    Goat as in Greatest of All Time?

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