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House Votes to Pass AHCA. What's Next?

The American Health Care Act (AHCA), the GOP's effort to repeal and replace Obamacare, narrowly passed the House of Representatives in a vote on Thursday. Vivian Ho, director of the Center for Health and Biosciences, spoke to various outlets about what this legislation could mean for the future of health care in the United States, if it is passed by the Senate and becomes law.

Consumer Reports: What the GOP Vote to Replace the ACA Means For You

Houston Chronicle: Celebration, fear greet House passage of health care bill

Fierce Healthcare: What's next for AHCA: Policy experts say even bigger battle looms for healthcare bill