Articles tagged American Healthcare Act

U.S. House votes on Obamacare replacement defunding Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON, D.C., March 23, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – The U.S. House of Representatives voted ___ to ___ today to pass/reject the American Health Care Act, the Obamacare replacement bill that defunds most of Planned Parenthood. Pro-life groups were initially hesitant to fully support the bill over concerns that the healthcare tax credits it provides people could be used to fund abortion.  But, it went through many revisions that provided pro-lifers with more reassurance.   On Tuesday, the Family Research Council (FRC) thanked the Republican Study Committee, Rep. Steve Scalise, R-LA, and House Freedom Caucus Chair Mark Meadows, R-NC, for “addressing our grave concerns over […]