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Trump again calls for ditching Obamacare without a viable alternative

“Does it make sense to start a hip replacement surgery without the prosthesis ready to insert when it’s time to be implanted?” said health policy fellow Vivian Ho of the president's call to strike down Obamacare without having something better to offer. Los Angeles Times: https://lat.ms/2WvW6AB