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Repealing the Affordable Care Act Would Affect Jobs and Health Care Access

Posted March 17, 2017

The Affordable Care Act is in jeopardy, and if it is repealed, 29.8 millions of American would not just lose their insurance, but could suffer further consequences. Overall, nearly 1.2 million people would lose their jobs, and not just those in the health care sector.

Losing insurance also means our economy would be damaged. If this current support for for insurance were to be taken away, those who are currently insured by the Affordable Care Act, would have to devote more money to insurance and less money to other necessities like water, food, and rent.

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