From a longtime insurance background, I understand this complicated health care bill. Sheer politics, not the good of the people (let alone lives), wins the day. "We need you" is all it took for Billy Long's support. Not reading the legislation or knowing the costs is inexcusable. Shame on you!Read More
A dozen people — including a handful of clergy members — went to the Springfield office of Rep. Billy Long Thursday morning to tell his staff that the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act could boot millions of Americans off their health insurance.
Earlier this week, Long opposed the repeal of what's known as Obamacare, saying he wanted to make sure people with pre-existing conditions would still be able to get health insurance.
After meeting with President Donald Trump, Long switched from a "no" to a "yes."Read More