Sanders: GOP ‘damn well’ needs ObamaCare replacement – BY MARK HENSCH – 01/09/17 10:09 PM EST


 Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) says Republicans cannot repeal ObamaCare without having an alternative first.


Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) says Republicans cannot repeal ObamaCare without having an alternative first.

“I’m going to do everything I can – and I believe I speak for virtually every member of the Democratic Caucus – that we’re going to do everything we can to improve the Affordable Care Act [ACA],” he said during a CNN town hall at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., on Monday. “It has problems.”

“But we damn well are not going to see it repealed and have no replacement there at all,” added Sanders, who unsuccessfully sought the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination.

Senate Democrats took to the floor late Monday to protest the GOP’s plan to repeal ObamaCare without an immediate replacement.

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