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Rep. Cummings: Trump administration turns back the clock on health care reform

Rep. Cummings: Trump administration turns back the clock on health care reform

Last week, a federal court in Texas heard oral arguments in yet another lawsuit attacking the Affordable Care Act.

The difference this time is that the Trump administration refused to defend the law — choosing instead to jeopardize the health care and financial well-being of tens of millions of Americans with pre-existing health conditions.

Back in 2010, before we passed the Affordable Care Act, one of the most devastating experiences for Americans with pre-existing conditions was being denied coverage by insurance companies or having to pay exorbitantly higher premiums just because they had gotten sick.

This discrimination was allowed...

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