I was heartened by the bravery of Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.), Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and, Monday, Susan Collins (R-Maine) to stop something that wasn’t going to fix anything, as their plans to vote 'no' on the Graham-Cassidy health reform legislation led Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Tuesday to pull the bill from consideration.

The Affordable Care Act isn’t perfect — something that its authors and supporters, including President Barack Obama, acknowledged from the beginning. There are things that need to be fixed and protections to be honed and preserved. As advisers, we can look beyond politics to promote common sense solutions.

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