On the Senate health care bill

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks to reporters

Molly Reynolds, fellow in Governance Studies, describes the progress of Senate Republicans’ health care bill, the reasons behind the secret negotiations, and the policy implications for Medicaid.

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