After Health Care Bill Fails, McConnell and Trump Turn To Just Repealing Obamacare
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Tuesday, 18 July 2017 () Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that he was calling for a vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act, often called Obamacare, even without an immediate replacement after the latest effort at passing health care legislation failed on Monday night, according to CNBC. "Regretfully, it's now apparent that the effort to repeal and immediately replace the failure of Obamacare will not be successful," McConnell said in a statement. "So, in the coming days, the Senate will vote to take up the House bill with the first amendment in order being what a majority of the Senate has already supported in 2015 and that was vetoed by then-President Obama: a repeal of Obamacare with a two-year delay to...
After two Republican senators came out against the health care bill tonight, *President Trump* tweeted that they should just repeal Obamacare and then start work... Mediaite - EntertainmentAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com