“We will see chaos:” Democrats host rallies in support of Affordable Care Act

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MILWAUKEE -- Rallies were held across the country Sunday, January 15th to support the Affordable Care Act, including here in Wisconsin.

Democrats staged the rallies to resist Republican efforts to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law.

President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to overturn and replace the ACA.

Last week, Republicans in Congress began the process of repealing it, using a budget maneuver that requires a bare majority in the Senate.

"Whether it's behind closed doors or in public, my Republican colleagues are beginning to express their concerns that if they do indeed repeal it, we will see chaos," Senator Tammy Baldwin said.

The Affordable Care Act has delivered health coverage to about 20 million people.

It has also been saddled with problems, such as rapidly rising premiums and large co-payments.

9 comments

  • Z

    Yeah, because it was nothing but mass chaos before Obozo the clown care was forced upon the public. Go blow it out your ass Tammy Baldwin.

  • Opinion8d

    ‘See Chaos’!?!?!? The Chaos is what everyday working Americans are facing and based their vote on it. My premiums haven’t went down but my out of pocket has skyrocketed!!! What middle class family can afford no wage increase, plus $2-3K+ out of pocket each year anytime your kid gets sick!?!? The problem is what Obamacare did to the rest of the private health insurance plans!!!

  • Jim

    Unaffordable Healthcare!!’ $500 a month & $10000 deductible if you are a working person if you don’t work free. Get a job so I am not paying your premiums

  • Reasonless

    These fools don’t even know what they are protesting about.
    Just a bunch of misled and uneducated fools following the wrong people.

  • Clayton Bigsby

    Once again mindless democrat zombies protesting whatever their loser leaders tell them to protest. Get a high deductible plan and put your money into a health savings account in case you do have medical expense you losers!! Wake up what has your lousy dem party ever done for you???

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