Supporters Rally To Save Health Law: GOP ‘Wants To Go From Affordable Care To Chaos’
Across the country and in California, advocates rallied this past weekend to protest Republicans' plans to dismantle the health law.
Los Angeles Times:
'We Are Not Going Back': California Democrats Protest GOP Efforts To Dismantle Obamacare
Democratic leaders on Monday urged Californians to fight GOP efforts to dismantle Obamacare, saying lives and jobs were at stake. “We are not going back. Understand that,” House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) said of Republican efforts to overturn the Affordable Care Act, President Obama’s healthcare overhaul law. “They want to go from affordable care to chaos. They want to make America sick again. We are not going to let that happen.” (Mehta, 1/16)
Orange County Register:
State's Congressional Democrats Slam Push To Repeal Obamacare
Hoping to mobilize a groundswell of support to save the Affordable Care Act from repeal, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi joined her Southern California congressional colleagues Monday to urge doctors, nurses, hospital officials and patients to step up and fight for the health care law. Her appeal was made during a gathering inside downtown Los Angeles’ California Endowment, a nonprofit organization that works to link people with health care. (Abram, 1/17)