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Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “The Most Important Election Ever (Ep: 2) | Covid-19 Exposes Cracks in the U.S. Health Care System” – below is their description.
Watch live as Bloomberg QuickTake delves into health care amid the coronavirus pandemic and how will it impact voters in the 2020 election. President Donald Trump has signed executive orders intended to pressure Republican lawmakers to come up with a plan to protect Americans with pre-existing conditions and to with Congress in addressing “surprise” hospital billings. They’re part of his ambitious health care overhaul in a second term to emphasize improving consumer choice, affordability, and quality of care for vulnerable groups. Democrats – including presidential nominee Joe Biden – have warned that Trump’s conservative Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett could strike down Obamacare, jeopardizing insurance coverage for millions of people. An NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released Sunday found that by 20 points — 51%-31% — voters say Biden would better handle health care.Bloomberg QuickTake: Now YouTube Channel
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- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
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