House Republicans face fiery town halls following healthcare vote

House Republicans face fiery town halls following healthcare votePerhaps no town hall will be watched as closely as that of Tom MacArthur, a moderate who helped craft a compromise that ensured support from conservatives. As House Republicans return to their districts after approving a controversial plan to dramatically reshape the country’s healthcare system, activists on the left are mobilizing at town halls in an effort to save the Affordable Care Act, the 2010 law that extended coverage to millions of Americans. At a meeting in Lewiston on Friday, a woman challenged Raúl Labrador, a Republican congressman from Idaho and a member the arch-conservative House Freedom Caucus, over his support for the Republican healthcare bill.



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