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Mike Bishop, Fred Upton and Tim Walberg all voted to gut Medicaid. How many more Michigan Republicans will join them? Three Michigan Republicans voted to kill Medicaid expansion this week, which covers 640,000 Michiganders and adds an estimated 30,000 jobs to the state’s economy. The American Health Care Act AKA LoserCare passed out of the House Ways and Means Committee and the House Energy and Commerce Committee this week by party-line votes that included ayes from Michigan Republican Members of Congress Mike Bishop, Fred Upton and Tim Walberg. Upton, Bishop and Walberg all voted for this plan that will disproportionately harm Republican voters and weaken Medicare for future and current retirees, reminding voters that their real constituency is the richest .01 percent who will get a tax break of $165,000 a year. Democrat Debbie Dingell forced the Commerce and Energy Committee to clarify that the bill ends Medicaid expansion at around 4:30 Friday morning: Republican governors claimed

Source: Trumpcare contains a brutal secret attack on the working poor | Eclectablog

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