Kasich, Sandoval, Alaska governor oppose new ObamaCare repeal bill

Kasich, Sandoval, Alaska governor oppose new ObamaCare repeal bill
A bipartisan group of governors including Republicans John Kasich (Ohio) and Brian Sandoval (Nevada) is urging the Senate to reject the latest ObamaCare repeal effort.
 
 
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"Only open, bipartisan approaches can achieve true, lasting reforms," the governors wrote.
 
Those signing the letter included Kasich and Sandoval as well as independent Gov. Bill Walker (Alaska). 
 
 
Over the summer, Nevada Sen. Dean HellerDean Arthur Heller20 weeks out from midterms, Dems and GOP brace for surprises Trump to attend fundraiser for Heller Dems seek to seize on data privacy as midterm issue MORE (R) voted for ObamaCare repeal despite Sandoval's objections. Heller is now a co-sponsor of the latest effort, which is led by Sens. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamTrump digs in amid uproar on zero tolerance policy Senate passes 6B defense bill Justice IG says report doesn’t assess ‘credibility’ of Russian probe MORE (R-S.C.) and Bill CassidyWilliam (Bill) Morgan CassidyOvernight Health Care — Presented by the Association of American Medical Colleges — Governors criticize Trump move on pre-existing conditions Bipartisan group of senators asks FDA to examine drug shortages Dems seek to leverage ObamaCare fight for midterms MORE (R-La.). He is running for re-election in a potential swing district.
 
Key Democratic signees include John Hickenlooper (Colo.) and John Bel Edwards (La.).
 
"Legislation should receive consideration under regular order, including hearings in health committees and input from the appropriate health-related parties," the governors wrote.