Utah Senator Mike Lee says he has not seen health care bill

Jun 21, 2017, 2:22 PM

Video of Senator Mike Lee discussing health care bill:

https://www.facebook.com/senatormikelee/videos/1534056576626030/?autoplay_reason=gatekeeper&video_container_type=4&video_creator_product_type=0&app_id=6628568379&live_video_guests=0

 

WASHINGTON DC — We could get our first look at the Senate’s plan to replace the Affordable Care Act soon.
Republican leaders agreeing to release a draft after lawmakers on both sides of the aisle complained they are being kept in the dark. Utah Senator Mike Lee posted this Facebook video last night:

 

“Even though I’ve been a member of this working group, among Senate Republicans, assigned to help narrow some of the focus of this, I haven’t seen the bill,” he said.

 

He says that’s frustrating. He says it’s being written by a handful of staffers for republican leadership.  Lee says the country needs relief from Obamacare, but the American people ought to be able to see legislation as it moves through Congress.

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