Weekly Wrap

Weekly Wrap: Is it a health care bill or a redistribution of wealth?

Kai Ryssdal Jun 23, 2017
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell talks with reporters following the weekly GOP policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday. Behind him is Sen. John Thune of South Dakota, and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas is on the right. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Weekly Wrap

Weekly Wrap: Is it a health care bill or a redistribution of wealth?

Kai Ryssdal Jun 23, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell talks with reporters following the weekly GOP policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday. Behind him is Sen. John Thune of South Dakota, and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas is on the right. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
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Rachel Abrams from The New York Times and Sheelah Kolhatkar from The New Yorker join us to discuss the week’s business and economic news. Now that Senate Republicans have unveiled their health care plan, a bill drafted in secret, we look at the potential impact it will have on low-income earners and how it could redistribute wealth to the rich.

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