The Associated Press compared the health policy promises Donald Trump made during his campaign, transition and early weeks of his presidency with the GOP health care bill introduced this month. As scored by Congress’s own nonpartisan CBO, the bill keeps none of those promises. It would deny medical care to millions, especially poor and low income Americans.
But, hey, the CBO got the numbers wrong about Obamacare, right?
“AP fact check: Trump’s promises on health care,” Calvin Woodward and Jim Drinkard, Associated Press via PBS NewsHour.
“Trump’s ‘insurance for everybody’ plan has turned deadly,” Matt O’Brien, Washington Post
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