“The Trump Administration is already making health insurance more expensive by undermining the Affordable Care Act and now they’re taking “potentially illegal steps” to silence voices of dissent. Comrade Putin must be so proud,” said American Bridge spokesperson Andrew Bates. “As Republicans try to force Trumpcare on the country, costing 26 million Americans their health insurance to pay for tax cuts for the wealthy, the American people deserve to know what exactly Tom Price and his cronies are trying to hide. Nothing short of full transparency will do.”
Axios: Republicans scold Tom Price for “potentially illegal” HHS memo
Two top congressional Republicans are warning Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price that a memo to HHS employees restricting their communications with Congress is “potentially illegal and unconstitutional” and could have a chilling effect on whistleblowers.
Why they spoke up: In a letter to Price, Senate Judiciary […]Read more after the jump.