Freedom Caucus Member Mark Sanford told CNN this morning that he attempted to read the 200-ish page bill, but admitted he glossed over some of the details:
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Sanford says the amendments were the most important thing to him, so he read those in depth. But he also pointed out that he has a political staff that helps go through these bills, and between his and their readings of the bill combined, they had it covered.
He also explains in a nutshell what this bill was attempting to do, which came down to two things – lowering premiums and helping people with preexisting conditions. Watch the video for more…