Brave Americans to Congress: ‘I am a pre-existing condition’

Five-year-old Jumaane Cook holds a sign alongside supporters of the Affordable Care Act. I have a pre-existing condition.So do millions of other Americans—and they’re sharing them online in a heartbreaking act of protest. A recent study by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that 52 million people under the age of 65 have a pre-existing condition that could have been used to deny them coverage before Obamacare. And now Republicans in the House have passed a healthcare plan with an amendment that allows states to waive: The “essential health benefits” that healthcare plans must currently cover. Prohibitions on charging people with…
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