Roger Goodell

GOP criticized for lack of women on health care leadership group

GOP criticized for lack of women on health care leadership group

Republicans' efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act have now drawn no less than three viral flare-ups of outrage in the past two months among critics — each for the lack of women either among their ranks or at their decision-making tables.

First there was the widely shared photo of the House of Representatives' Freedom Caucus, meeting to discuss an earlier version of the Republicans' health care bill, that showed only men. Then there were the photos of President Trump and House Republicans celebrating last week's passage of their health care measure in the Rose Garden at the White House, which also showed a group of largely white men.

Now many have raised...

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