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U.S. BISHOPS CHAIRMAN URGES HOUSE MEMBERS TO “INSIST ON CHANGES” TO PROPOSED HEALTH CARE BILL

WASHINGTON — As the U.S. House of Representatives appears poised to vote on the American Health Care Act (HB 1628), Bishop Frank J. Dewane of Venice, Florida, Chairman of the U.S. Bishops’ Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, stressed that remaining flaws in the bill will harm poor and vulnerable people and called on members to insist upon changes.

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