Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has long promoted what he calls his "Better Way Plan" to replace the Affordable Care Act. But Republicans in Congress have yet to coalesce around any of several approaches to replacement. Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto via Getty Images hide caption

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Medicaid doesn't just provide health care for the poor; it also pays for long-term care for a lot of older people, including the majority of nursing home residents. Repealing the ACA could change the way Medicaid programs are funded. Bill Gallery/Doctor Stock/Science Faction/Getty Images hide caption

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Obamacare Repeal Could Threaten Provisions That Help Older Adults

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Vanessa Ramirez was diagnosed with ovarian cancer when she was in college. Today she and her kids get their health care through the Affordable Care Act. But child advocates say a repeal of that law could jeopardize the program that covers her children. Will Stone/KJZZ hide caption

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Arizona Children Could Lose Health Coverage Under Obamacare Repeal

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We Asked People What They Know About Obamacare. See If You Know The Answers

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Keely Edgington and her daughter, Lula, pose inside their family-owned restaurant, Julep, in Kansas City, Mo. Lula was diagnosed with a neuroblastoma when she was 9 months old. She's now 16 months old. Alex Smith / KCUR hide caption

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Worries About Health Insurance Cross Political Boundaries

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Major changes to individual health coverage provided through the Obamacare marketplaces won't happen overnight. PhotoAlto/Frederic Cirou/Getty Images hide caption

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President-elect Donald Trump has consistently promised to repeal Obamacare. Jeff Kowalsky/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Can Kill Obamacare With Or Without Help From Congress

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Democratuic Sen. Tom Harkin of Iowa, who was involved in writing the health law, rejects claims that federal health exchanges won't be able to provide tax credits. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Could The Health Law End Up Back In Court? Opponents Think So

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