Heller Can’t Stop Lying About His Health Care Record

Sen. Dean Heller is trying to run away from the facts about his toxic health care record and the dangerous agenda he’s pushed in Washington to weaken coverage protections for pre-existing conditions, phase out the Medicaid expansion, and slash Medicaid funding.

But we have the receipts.

HELLER’S CLAIM:

Sen. Dean Heller: “Every piece of legislation that has come out of my office and that has to do with health care does include the provision for pre-existing condition.” [HuffPost, 7/19/18]

THE TRUTH:

PolitiFact: Graham-Cassidy, the GOP alternative to Obamacare, weakens protections for pre-existing conditions

HELLER’S CLAIM:

Sen. Dean Heller: “I am the one Republican in Washington, D.C., that has kept expanded Medicaid in every single piece of legislation that the Republicans have introduced on the floor. Myself, alone, has supported and protected expanded Medicaid.” [HuffPost, 7/19/18]

THE TRUTH:

The Hill: Sen. Heller supports seven-year phase-out of Medicaid expansion funds

TPM: After Medicaid Dance This Summer, Heller Backs New Bill That Would Gut Medicaid