mercoledì 2 agosto 2017

Stati Uniti
Senate Obamacare 'skinny repeal' bill fails, bishops call for bipartisan solution
The Tablet
(Michael Sean Winters) By the narrowest of margins, the US Senate failed to adopt a bill that would have begun the process of repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), President Barack Obama’s signature overhaul of the health care system. By a vote of 51-49, senators rejected what was called a “skinny repeal” bill, that would have only repealed a small portion of the ACA. Republican leaders in the Senate had earlier failed to enact more sweeping repeal legislation, similar to what the House of Representatives passed in early May. (...)