The U.S. Senate has released its health care bill. The Senate bill appears to maintain current health insurance protections for people with pre-existing conditions like breast cancer, BUT hidden in the fine print, it takes away full
coverage. The bill allows states to waive provisions that could force people like breast cancer survivors to pay much higher costs.
The PA Breast Cancer Coalition reached out to both U.S. Sen. Bob Casey and U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey for
their positions on maintaining current health insurance protections for people with pre-existing conditions. WATCH the clips below for what they had to say to the PBCC: