Some GOP Lawmakers Like Their Government Health InsuranceMcClatchy: Some GOP Newcomers Like Their Government Health Care
Seventeen new Republican lawmakers, almost one-fifth of the large House GOP freshman class, have rejected federal medical coverage for themselves and their families to highlight their opposition to President Barack Obama's showcase health insurance law. South Carolina's four rookie congressmen aren't following their lead (Rosen, 2/19). This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.