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Rep. Harris is a no-show for Affordable Care Act town hall at Harford Community College

Rep. Harris is a no-show for Affordable Care Act town hall at Harford Community College

More than 200 people showed up for a town hall meeting on the future of the Affordable Care Act at Harford Community College Tuesday evening, but the one person who those in attendance needed to hear their concerns – U.S. Rep. Andy Harris – was not there.

"You work for us, we pay your salary, if that opportunity is afforded to you and your family members, why is that it's not afforded to us and our family members?" Belcamp resident Rita Hewitt, who is retired from the Army, said of the subsidized health insurance provided to members of Congress and their families.

The meeting, which was held in a Darlington Hall lecture hall that seats 180 people, was organized by...

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