Health Care – It’s Bigger than Politics

June 22, 2017
a Facebook statement by President Barack Obama

19366050_10154996555246749_7115851506205968566_nOur politics are divided. They have been for a long time. And while I know that division makes it difficult to listen to Americans with whom we disagree, that’s what we need to do today.

I recognize that repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act has become a core tenet of the Republican Party. Still, I hope that our Senators, many of whom I know well, step back and measure what’s really at stake, and consider that the rationale for action, on health care or any other issue, must be something more than simply undoing something that Democrats did. Continue reading “Health Care – It’s Bigger than Politics”