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David Nather Apr 14, 2017
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Walden's Obamacare "red line" is getting blurred

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House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden is wavering on whether Trumpcare will maintain coverage for patients with pre-existing conditions.

When asked about conservatives' proposal to let states opt out of Obamacare's pre-existing condition coverage rules, earlier this week, he told Politico:

QuoteThat's a red line I will not cross.

But yesterday he told the AP:

QuoteI'd have to be convinced.