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DISINFORMATION : UNITED STATES: POLITICS: POLITICAL PARTIES: REPUBLICAN PARTY, TEA PARTY : INDUSTRIES: PETROLEUM : LIBERTARIANISM : RACISM : BIGOTRY : EXTREMISM : HATE GROUPS : INTOLERANCE : DONALD TRUMP : BLATANT FALSEHOODS : SERIAL LIARS : REPUBLICAN WAR ON WOMEN : RAPE CULTURE : SEXISM : NEO-NAZIS : KU KLUX KLAN : RELIGION: CHRISTIANS: RELIGIOUS RIGHT : VIOLATIONS OF THE CONSTITUTION : MEDIA SUPPRESSION : LEGAL ISSUES : REPUBLICAN OBAMACARE REPEAL : MEDIA : FREEDOM OF THE PRESS : CENSORSHIP : POLITICS: VOTER SUPPRESSION : DICTATORSHIPS : OLIGARCHIES : FAKE NEWS:

David P. Dillard
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DISINFORMATION :

UNITED STATES: POLITICS: POLITICAL PARTIES: REPUBLICAN PARTY, TEA PARTY :
INDUSTRIES: PETROLEUM :

LIBERTARIANISM :

RACISM :

BIGOTRY :

EXTREMISM :

HATE GROUPS :

INTOLERANCE :

DONALD TRUMP :

BLATANT FALSEHOODS :

SERIAL LIARS :

REPUBLICAN WAR ON WOMEN :

RAPE CULTURE :

SEXISM :

NEO-NAZIS :

KU KLUX KLAN :

RELIGION: CHRISTIANS: RELIGIOUS RIGHT :

VIOLATIONS OF THE CONSTITUTION :

MEDIA SUPPRESSION :

LEGAL ISSUES :

REPUBLICAN OBAMACARE REPEAL :

MEDIA :

FREEDOM OF THE PRESS :

CENSORSHIP :

POLITICS: VOTER SUPPRESSION :

DICTATORSHIPS :

OLIGARCHIES :

FAKE NEWS:

Trump Calls GOP Health Care Bill 'Mean' and Democrats Pounce,
Republicans Worry

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Trump Calls GOP Health Care Bill 'Mean' and Democrats Pounce,
Republicans Worry

By Dan Merica and Lauren

Fox, CNN

Updated 6:45 AM ET, Tue June 20, 2017

http://www.cnn.com/2017/06/20/politics/trump-mean-health-care/index.html

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Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump wants to pass health care reform.
But his most consequential action on the issue this month -- calling the
bill the House passed "mean" in a private meeting with Senate Republicans
-- has only made things more difficult.

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Trump's comment was not entirely off-the-cuff. The President, those close
to him say, has read coverage about how health care reform could kick
millions off health insurance and slash Medicaid spending and hike
premiums for older Americans -- and has taken the implications of the bill
to heart. Before the meeting in which he called the bill "mean," Trump
publicly said the Senate should spend more to make the plan "generous,
kind (and) with heart."

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But by describing the House bill as "mean," Trump has both armed Democrats
with a powerful tool to rally their base and caused skeptical Republicans,
especially those who Trump will soon ask to go out on a limb for the bill,
to question their loyalty to a President who hasn't been consistent on
this issue. The calculation for those Republicans goes like this: Why
endanger yourself for a unpopular bill that the President will decry it
mere weeks after he celebrates it?

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After all, Trump touted the House GOP health care bill when it passed last
month in a celebration at the White House, where he called it "incredibly
well-crafted."

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The meaning of 'mean'

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The President's "mean" comment, though, has not only undermined his
negotiating power in the upcoming Senate discussions, it has also left
House Republicans scratching their heads about how Trump could have sold a
bill that he thought was "mean."

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Trump had applauded the last-minute deal that allowed states to waive
requirements that insurers cover essential health benefits, and a key
protection for people with pre-existing conditions known as community
rating. It was that deal that ultimately brought the House Freedom Caucus
on board, and it was that deal that left moderates walking away from the
legislation.


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But time and time again, in closed-door meetings, Trump tried to convince
moderates that the House bill was the right way forward.
Rep. Louie Gohmert, a Texas Republican and member of the conservative
House Freedom Caucus, was flummoxed when CNN asked him what he thought of
the President calling the bill "mean."

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"The one," he asked, "that he had us come over and celebrate?"
Rep. Charlie Dent, a moderate from Pennsylvania who voted against the
House health care bill, said that many members were "taken aback" when
they read what the President said.

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"For those who voted 'yes' on the House health care bill, I suspect they
will be a bit more wary on future high-profile, highly controversial
matters," Dent said. "They will be more cautious. It's a fact."

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He added, "A lot of members in the House are unhappy about the comments
particularly those who were 'yes' votes. You don't have to be very bright
to figure out how to write a campaign ad off that."



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