Conservative Republicans offer their version of health reform

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  • The first Affordable Care Act (ACA) replacement bill was introduced in Congress by a group of conservative House Republicans just hours after they were sworn in Tuesday.
  • The legislation is similar to proposals that have been introduced before, but not supported by Republican leadership.

Why this matters

  • The American Health Care Reform Act of 2017 would repeal all aspects of the ACA as of January 1, 2018.
  • The bill's main health coverage strategies include increased access to health savings accounts, expanded federal support for states to establish high-risk pool...