Trump: ‘Very, Very Close’ to Replacing Obamacare

During Friday’s Weekly Address, President Trump touted the Senate’s healthcare legislation and said that we are “very, very close” to replacing Obamacare. Transcript as Follows:  “My fellow Americans, Next week, the Senate is going to vote on legislation to save Americans from the Obamacare disaster. Obamacare has wreaked havoc on American lives, and if we don’t replace it, the calamity will only get worse – and I mean, get worse by a lot. Here is just one story, representative of so many others. Carrie Couey and her husband are cattle ranchers. They have six children and the youngest is autistic. Her family’s rates under Obamacare skyrocketed, eventually costing the Coueys three times more than their previous plan. They were dropped from health insurance four times under Obamacare. When I met with Carrie in March, she told us that her family couldn’t afford the equipment they needed to do the jobs while paying these crushing health insurance premiums. Americans like Carrie and her family desperately need relief from this terrible, terrible law. The Democrat politicians who passed Obamacare made many big promises – but they turned out to be lies – absolute, total lies. They promised Obamacare would reduce premiums by