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Democrats stall Senate work to protest healthcare secrecy

  • Tue, 20 Jun 2017 02:39
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democrats said they plan to slow Senate business to a crawl starting Monday evening to protest behind-the-scenes Republican work on repealing former President Barack Obama's healthcare law, known as Obamacare.
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