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Health care debate sparks angry Congressional town halls

Clip: Season 2017 | 4m 37s | Video has closed captioning.

Many Republican lawmakers returned to their districts this week to face angry constituents voicing their frustration with efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Back in 2009, as the law was being written and debate, it was Democrats in Congress who faced the angry voters who didn’t want government to change the health care system.

Aired: 02/22/17

Rating: NR

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