Lost In The Noise of HCR
A $10 billion investment in community health centers, expected to go to $14 billion when Congress completes work on health care reform legislation, was included in a final series of changes to the Senate bill unveiled today. The provision, which would provide primary care for 25 million more Americans, was requested by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.).
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When You Watch The Bill Signed Today
Live stream: http://www.whitehouse.gov/live
Just think about how huge a change this is for millions of Americans. And this is why this bill is so important. It's not perfect, but it has completely changed the game. It's not public health care yet, but it certainly will be a major stepping-stone toward it. And that, of course, is why conservatives tried so hard to kill it. They failed.
So you see, this is change you can believe in. It proves that, yes, in fact, we can.