The full text of the proposal should be read by everyone.
Sixty six pages of continuing to screw over the American people. Section 2711 describes how the Republicans plan to ‘encourage coverage’ with a thirty percent penalty. I’ve removed the leagalease description of those lucky enough to get slapped with the penalty for emphasis below.
a health insurance issuer offering health insurance coverage in the individual or small group market shall, …, increase the monthly premium rate otherwise applicable to such individual for such coverage during each month
Forcing people to buy insurance as Obamacare has done still will not provide healthcare to the American people. President Trump should make it clear that this bill will be vetoed and then put forth a proposal that will actually fix the broken system.