High stakes for Trump in vote on US healthcare plan - The Star Online

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump may face his first major legislative hurdle on Thursday: a do-or-die vote in the House of Representatives on a plan that would roll back the signature healthcare law of former President Barack Obama.

Trump Pushes for Healthcare Bill Votes by Vowing to Fight 'Essential Benefits' Requirement - Fortune

U.S. President Donald Trump and House of Representatives leaders pushed on Wednesday for votes for their plan to overhaul Obamacare and said they were making progress in their efforts to win over conservative Republicans who have demanded ...

In Final Hours, GOP Leaders Scramble For Votes On Bill To Gut 'Obamacare' - MainePublic.org

House Speaker Paul Ryan speaks to reporters after a meeting with President Donald Trump, who came to Capitol Hill to rally GOP lawmakers behind the Republican health care overhaul. J. Scott Applewhite / AP. Originally published on March 23, 2017 5:00 ...

Charlie Dent says he'll vote against Obamacare repeal bill - Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh Valley Congressman Charlie Dent says he'll vote against the Obamacare repeal bill, a decision he announced late Wednesday after he and other centrist Republicans huddled with House Speaker Paul Ryan. Dent, who had repeatedly said he had ...

Inside conservatives' quandary on the GOP repeal bill - Politico

Passage of the Obamacare repeal bill would give Republicans an achievement that they've pursued since the Reagan years: shrinking federal payments to Medicaid. But some of the conservatives most eager to overhaul the health care program for the poor ...

How well do you know the health care bill? - Politico

For the past seven years, Republicans have talked about repealing the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama's signature law. Critics dubbed it “Obamacare,” jeered about yet another entitlement and tried unsuccessfully to dismantle the law ...

Despite Trump push, healthcare vote going to the wire - Channel NewsAsia

President Donald Trump faces a reckoning Thursday as US lawmakers vote on his presidency's biggest legislative test, the Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, as conservatives vowed to kill it unless important last-minute changes are made.

TrumpCare vs ObamaCare: D-day for President Donald Trump as new healthcare bill faces Congress test - India Today

The new US president Donald Trump has been a sharp critic of ObamaCare and had vowed to replace the landmark healthcare act. Santosh Chaubey | Posted by Kuheena Sharma. Santosh.Chaubey@aajtak.com. March 23, 2017 | UPDATED 14:23 IST.

Trump, desperate for a win, bets on health care - KSAT San Antonio

The House is expected to hold a cliffhanger vote on a repeal bill Thursday as acrimony among GOP lawmakers threatens to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory on an objective that has motivated conservative voters for years. The vote heralds a moment ...

5 things you need to know Thursday - USA TODAY

In a huge political test for Republicans and President Trump, the House is scheduled to vote Thursday on the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The GOP's American Health Care Act retains some parts of ...

Health care bill's fate in doubt because of Republican holdouts - The Spokesman-Review

After eight hours of debate, House Rules Committee Chairman Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, left, and Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., the vice chair, listen to arguments as the panel meets to shape the final version of the Republican health care bill before it ...

Trump, House Republicans working on health care deal - The Statesman

US President Donald Trump and House Republicans are still scrambling to reach a deal on legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or Obamacare ahead of a vote on Thursday, the media reported. House Speaker Paul Ryan held a ...

Mental Health, Maternity Care Guarantees In Jeopardy As GOP Wrangles For Votes - Huffington Post

Someone with bipolar disease might have no way to pay for a psychiatrist to monitor his condition. A couple might have to fork over $15,000 to have a baby. These are just two of the possible consequences of a deal now under discussion in the U.S. House ...

A Florida Republican frets party squandering opportunity on health care - Tampabay.com (blog)

"If we don't pass this out of the House, this is the beginning of the end for us as a Republican Party," U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross said, predicting voters will exact revenge on lawmakers who have campaigned against the Affordable Care Act — and taken ...

Mark Meadows in a risky stare down with Donald Trump - Washington Examiner

Rep. Mark Meadows is staring down President Trump in a high-stakes health care negotiation that carries significant political risks for him back home in western North Carolina. Meadows' 11th district delivered more votes for Trump in November than any ...

ObamaCare replacement bill in jeopardy after conservatives, moderates fail to reach deal - Fox News

House Republicans' ObamaCare replacement plan was in peril early Thursday after lengthy leadership and committee meetings failed to produce an agreement that would shore up support among conservative members. "We have not cut the deal yet," said ...

Late GOP Proposal Could Mean Plans That Cover Aromatherapy but Not Chemotherapy - New York Times

Most Republicans in Congress prefer the type of health insurance market in which everyone could “choose the plan that's right for them.” Why should a 60-year-old man have to buy a plan that includes maternity benefits he'll never use? (This is an ...

Thursday is 'do or die' for Trump, GOP on healthcare bill - Washington Examiner

President Trump and House Republican leaders face their first real legislative test on Thursday, when the GOP will try to push through a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare after days of round-the-clock negotiations and personal calls from Trump to ...

Leaders Struggle to Unite House Republicans Behind Health Bill - New York Times

Representative Jim Jordan of the House Freedom Caucus. More than 25 of its members were said to oppose the bill. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — The House bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act faced an uncertain fate on ...

County congressional reps disagree on health bill - New Jersey Herald

The two U.S. congressmen who represent Sussex County are likely to cast votes that cancel each other out later today on the House GOP plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. During a conference call with reporters on Tuesday afternoon, U.S. ...