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Liberal group hits GOP on 'let him die' debate moment

The liberal healthcare advocacy group Protect Your Care will air ads in Florida attacking the Republican presidential candidates on healthcare ahead of Thursday's GOP debate in Orlando.

The six-figure buy criticizes the candidates for saying nothing when, in response to a question at the last GOP debate, some audience members yelled "yes" when the debate moderator asked if a man should be allowed to die if he gets sick and hasn't purchased health care. It also flicks Republicans for embracing Rep. Paul Ryan's (R-Wis.) plan to privatize Medicare.

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