Published on Saturday, January 28, 2017
"I think this is the last test of private insurance," he said. "If the repeal people prevail, it will be catastrophic – for people, doctors, clinics and others. It could come to that in a matter of weeks."
Durbin's comment come in the wake of President Donald Trump's executive order giving federal agencies the authority to dismantle the program, known as Obamacare. It's believed Republicans have sufficient votes in both houses of Congress to make the repeal happen.
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