Obamacare repeal, President Trump’s accusation and Planned Parenthood’s future, on the Political Gabfest.

Does Anyone Like the GOP’s Obamacare Replacement?

Does Anyone Like the GOP’s Obamacare Replacement?

Slate's weekly political roundtable.
March 9 2017 5:16 PM

The “Is This the Worst Bill in History?” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about the proposed Obamacare repeal, President Trump’s wiretapping accusation, and the future for Planned Parenthood.


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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss Obamacare repeal, Trump’s wiretapping accusation, and Planned Parenthood.

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John chatters about Tom Price talking about Medicare on Face the Nation and ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi fleeing Mosul, Iraq.

David chatters about the Trump White House’s attempt to shutter the Energy Star program.

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