John Shimkus

Remember when you couldn't get insurance with a preexisting condition? Those days are probably coming back

Remember when you couldn't get insurance with a preexisting condition? Those days are probably coming back

Raise your hand if you want to go back to the days when you couldn’t get health insurance because you’d been sick or injured.

That’s one of the galling possibilities raised by the evolving version of the American Health Care Act, the House GOP leadership’s plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. The blame lies with the changes that President Trump and House leaders reportedly pledged to make in the bill to win the support of members of a group of far-right House members, the Freedom Caucus.

The measure already was designed to save money for the...

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