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Mitch McConnell's health care rewrite looks as 'mean' as House version

Mitch McConnell's health care rewrite looks as 'mean' as House version

After throwing a celebratory garden party outside the Oval Office with all those white guys in suits who passed an Obamacare repeal plan that would take away the health care of 24 million Americans, Donald Trump seems to have had a change of heart. He began characterizing the scheme as "mean" and urged Senate Republicans to be more generous and less hardhearted as they re-crafted the House bill.

Well, now that Senate GOP rewrite has been released from the backroom secrecy in which it was drafted under the guidance of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, it appears no one really paid any attention to what Trump had to say. McConnell turns out to be just as mean as Speaker of...

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