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Rally Held To Support Affordable Care Act In Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – Hundreds rallied at Civic Center Park on Saturday in support of the Affordable Care Act.

Demonstrators say the program has helped millions of Americans get access to health care.

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President Donald Trump has promised to repeal Obamacare. The White House says it wants a cheaper and more efficient plan.

Nurse Christy Lequire says she’s seen firsthand how the ACA impacts lives in Colorado.

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“I see people suffering without health care, delayed access to care and actually how costly that can be in the very end,” Lequire said.

Demonstrators also signed a letter to U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner urging him to stop the repeal of the Affordable Care Act.

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