Support among many of the 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls of government health care for undocumented immigrants may prove damaging in the eventual race against President Donald Trump, former Sen. Evan Bayh told CNBC on Monday.
“That particular position may come back to haunt them in the general election,” said the Indiana Democrat who also served as governor of his state. “It’s nice to be able to promise some of these things, but they have got to be realistic.”
All ten Democratic presidential candidates raise their hands to indicate that they would provide Medicaid benefits to illegal immigrants during the second night of the first Democratic presidential candidates debate in Miami, June 27, 2019.
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