[…] Outside conservative groups, fearing that Senate GOP leaders are watering down the House bill’s Medicaid savings and rollback of ACA regulations, have meanwhile begun speaking out more forcefully in recent days. “Everything we’re hearing right now is frustrating and concerning to us,” said Jason Pye, director of public policy at FreedomWorks, a grass-roots-oriented conservative group.
Senate GOP leaders have said they hope to vote on a health overhaul by Congress’ July 4 recess. That prospect seems increasingly remote, though party leaders haven’t ruled it out. […]
FreedomWorks Letter to Congress in Support of Fiscal Commision Act (H.R. 5779)