Republican health bill: Democrats pledge Senate standstill over secrecy

Democrats plan to delay vote by forcing bill into committee, says party aide, as Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren plan Facebook event

Democrats have vowed to bring Senate business to a halt this week, in protest against secrecy around a Republican attempt to repeal Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) that will affect access to coverage for millions of Americans.

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