UH medical students to protest against repeal of Obamacare

UH medical students to protest against repeal of Obamacare
  1. UH medical students to protest against repeal of Obamacare
    University of Hawaii medical students will take to the streets of Kakaako on Monday in an organized protest against plans to repeal…
    Hawaii (HI)

University of Hawaii medical students will take to the streets of Kakaako on Monday in an organized protest against plans to repeal Obamacare. 

As part of the “#ProtectOurPatients” movement, students – clad in their white medical lab coats – will gather near Ala Moana Boulevard at around 12:30 p.m. They’re trying to raise awareness about the potential repeal of the Affordable Care Act. 

“President-elect Donald Trump and Republican majorities in Congress are threatening to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and defund Planned Parenthood,” said Arcelita Imasa, a third-year student at the John A. Burns School of Medicine and a spokesperson for the PSJ student group.  “With healthcare for some 30…

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