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The Total Loss Of Humanity, Compassion, And Decency In The Republican Party Unprecedented In Modern American History! | The Progressive Professor
So here we are, a few days away from a Senate vote on the most atrocious possible bill ever devised on health care! 22 million people will be knocked off health care over the next decade, the vast majority in 2018. Medicaid will be decimated; the disabled will be repudiated, as if they do not have a right to exist; the elderly in nursing homes will lose Medicaid coverage; many rural hospitals will be shut down; millions upon millions of Americans with preexisting conditions will no longer have health care; prescription medications will no longer be covered at a reasonable rate; the poor in Appalachia, the Rust Belt, and in the cities of America will only have inadequate emergency room care, if the hospital near them stays open. All the major medical associations have come out against the legislation, which it seems clear, will cause thousands upon thousands of premature deaths of people at all ages and racial and ethnic backgrounds. And why? So that the top one percent can