Is Trumpcare also an antipoverty program?
The Republican controlled Senate is presenting its backroom deals to the public for their form of Trumpcare. Both the House and Senate Trumpcares will increase the number of uninsured. Without health insurance, more of the low income citizens will die sooner. This will decrease the demand for food stamps, and other forms of welfare.
The Trumpcares have one big drawback. By cutting funding to organizations like Planned Parenthood that give out birth control information, there will be an increase in unaffordable children. Can’t Republicans add 1+1 or 2+2? This will increase poverty and suffering.
Neither party has come up with a great plan to reform our worsening healthcare. It’s time to take the first big step and that is to copy the Medicare type single payer used in so many of the advanced nations. Check out.