Millions need healthcare


Perhaps I am naive. Didn’t both houses of Congress pass the Affordable Care Act? Didn’t the Supreme Court of the United States say the law was constitutional?

What’s the problem?

Don’t Republicans have members of their families and constituents who desperately need medical insurance? Aren’t some of them uninsurable because of previous health conditions that make getting insurance impossible or horribly expensive?

For goodness sake, it’s time for the obstinate Republicans to accentuate the positive and eliminate the negative, as the old song states, and be creative and not obstructive.

Give the Affordable Care Act time to help the millions who need it so desperately.

Alene L. Fishbein, Golden Beach

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