In the United States have arrested 40 people after a protest against health care reform

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Forty people were arrested Wednesday in front of Congress in Washington after the protest against health care reform President Donald trump.

As reported by the Hill newspaper, the Capitol police, responsible for security of the Congress, reacted to a series of phone calls from the offices of senators. The protesters were asked to stop playing. «According to the police, those who refused were arrested», — stated in the material.

According to the publication, mainly protested supporters of Planned Parenthood («family Planning»), which the US President Donald trump, famous speeches against abortion, has repeatedly criticized. The demonstrators chanted «Health care now», and in hands at them were posters «don’t take our health».

Trump has long been trying to conduct their transformation in health care is the reform of his predecessor Barack Obama, which in particular implies that all medical insurance plans automatically include a monthly fee for a range of services, including abortions. This amount — usually a few dollars per month — pay to all holders of health insurance, including men.

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