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This week: ObamaCare repeal faces latest setback in Senate - The Hill (blog);

This week: ObamaCare repeal faces latest setback in Senate - The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)This week: ObamaCare repeal faces latest setback in SenateThe Hill (blog)Senate Republicans are trying to keep their ObamaCare repeal bill alive this week after a surprise setback is casting doubt on a timeline for the legislation. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell · Mitch McConnellSchumer: Problem with healthcare bill ...and more »

Health Secretary Tom Price says he has no problem with pre-Obamacare health insurance system - Salon;

Health Secretary Tom Price says he has no problem with pre-Obamacare health insurance system - Salon

SalonHealth Secretary Tom Price says he has no problem with pre-Obamacare health insurance systemSalonTom Price, who serves as secretary of Health and Human Services under President Donald Trump, admitted Sunday that he has no problem with the mass suffering that existed prior to the passage of President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.and more »

Health care vote delayed: Detriment or benefit? - KSAT San Antonio;

Health care vote delayed: Detriment or benefit? - KSAT San Antonio

KSAT San AntonioHealth care vote delayed: Detriment or benefit?KSAT San AntonioWASHINGTON (CNN) - The future of the Republicans' health care bill is once again in peril this week after Sen. John McCain underwent surgery for a blood clot and announced he would not be able to return to Washington to vote on legislation to overhaul ...and more »

Report: White House, Republicans Underestimated Obamacare Rollback - Newsmax;

Report: White House, Republicans Underestimated Obamacare Rollback - Newsmax

NewsmaxReport: White House, Republicans Underestimated Obamacare RollbackNewsmaxThe White House and GOP lawmakers seriously underestimated the difficulty in repealing Obamacare, Politico reported. Republican leaders, along with the Donald Trump's transition team, had originally anticipated Congress would roll back the healthcare ...and more »

Budget office puts off scoring of health bill - Arkansas Online

Budget office puts off scoring of health billArkansas OnlineWASHINGTON -- Adding to uncertainty over the fate of the Senate health care bill, the Congressional Budget Office indicated Sunday that it no longer expects to release its analysis today on the estimated cost and scope of insurance coverage under the ...and more »

Senate GOP's healthcare problem is not Trump - Centre Daily Times

Senate GOP's healthcare problem is not TrumpCentre Daily TimesOne big reason Senate Republicans are having trouble uniting around a plan to overhaul the nation's health coverage is that a lot of them just don't get along. These intra-party clashes of personality and policy stymie the bill's progress as much as ...and more »

With health care on hold, here's what Congress is up to this week - KSAT San Antonio;

With health care on hold, here's what Congress is up to this week - KSAT San Antonio

KSAT San AntonioWith health care on hold, here's what Congress is up to this weekKSAT San Antonio(CNN) - The fate of the long-sought Republican Obamacare repeal and replacement bill is on hold now that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has delayed votes until Republican Sen. John McCain, who had surgery for a blood clot Friday, returns to ...and more »

Why the opioid money in Trumpcare won't do the trick | Editorial - NJ.com;

Why the opioid money in Trumpcare won't do the trick | Editorial - NJ.com

NJ.comWhy the opioid money in Trumpcare won't do the trick | EditorialNJ.comThe cruel math hasn't changed. The newest Obamacare repeal bill in the Senate still includes the steep Medicaid cuts that the House bill did. It still cuts taxes for the wealthy. And it would still make our drug crisis, which now kills more Americans ...and more »

Rand Paul: Republican Health Care Bill 'Keeps the Fundamental Flaw of Obamacare' - CNSNews.com

Rand Paul: Republican Health Care Bill 'Keeps the Fundamental Flaw of Obamacare'CNSNews.comSen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) explains why he will vote no on a Republican health care bill that keeps the "fundamental flaw" of Obamacare. (Screen grab from CBS's "Face the Nation" on July 16, 2017.) (CNSNews.com) – The more time conservatives have to ...and more »

Judd Gregg: The GOP's healthcare conundrum - The Hill;

Judd Gregg: The GOP's healthcare conundrum - The Hill

The HillJudd Gregg: The GOP's healthcare conundrumThe HillWhen ObamaCare was conceived and written, mostly by the late Sen. Ted Kennedy's (D-Mass.) policy staff, its clear goal was to dramatically expand the number of Americans who would receive some level of subsidized health coverage. ADVERTISEMENT.and more »

Week ahead: GOP leaders hope to keep momentum for ObamaCare repeal - The Hill;

Week ahead: GOP leaders hope to keep momentum for ObamaCare repeal - The Hill

The HillWeek ahead: GOP leaders hope to keep momentum for ObamaCare repealThe HillSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell · Mitch McConnellThis week: ObamaCare repeal faces latest setback in Senate Week ahead: Senate poised to confirm deputy Defense pick Week ahead: House eyes trillion-dollar omnibus | Crunch time for Senate ...and more »

Week ahead: House eyes trillion-dollar omnibus | Crunch time for Senate ObamaCare repeal bill | Senate moves ... - The Hill;

Week ahead: House eyes trillion-dollar omnibus | Crunch time for Senate ObamaCare repeal bill | Senate moves ... - The Hill

The HillWeek ahead: House eyes trillion-dollar omnibus | Crunch time for Senate ObamaCare repeal bill | Senate moves ...The HillIt will be a busy week in Congress as House Republicans make plans to move a trillion-dollar omnibus spending bill before the August recess. Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) told rank-and-file Republicans on Friday that the vote-counting team ...and more »

Eight to 10 Republicans have concerns on healthcare bill: Collins - CNBC;

Eight to 10 Republicans have concerns on healthcare bill: Collins - CNBC

CNBCEight to 10 Republicans have concerns on healthcare bill: CollinsCNBCEight to 10 Republican U.S. senators have serious concerns about Republican health-care legislation to roll back Obamacare, said Republican Senator Susan Collins. The Senate, which is delaying its consideration of the bill while Arizona Republican ...and more »

Sen. McCain Recovering from Surgery, GOP Postpones Healthcare Vote - 9&10 News;

Sen. McCain Recovering from Surgery, GOP Postpones Healthcare Vote - 9&10 News

9&10 NewsSen. McCain Recovering from Surgery, GOP Postpones Healthcare Vote9&10 NewsThey say they will wait for Arizona Republican Senator John McCain to recover from surgery. He had a blood clot removed from above his left eye. McCain's vote is crucial for the bill to pass. So far, two republicans say they plan to vote against the ...and more »

How the White House and Republicans underestimated Obamacare repeal - Politico;

How the White House and Republicans underestimated Obamacare repeal - Politico

PoliticoHow the White House and Republicans underestimated Obamacare repealPoliticoThe longer Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare flounder, the clearer it becomes that President Donald Trump's team and many in Congress dramatically underestimated the challenge of rolling back former President Barack Obama's signature ...and more »

McCain Absence Gives GOP More Time to Win — Or Lose — Health Care Votes - Roll Call;

McCain Absence Gives GOP More Time to Win — Or Lose — Health Care Votes - Roll Call

Roll CallMcCain Absence Gives GOP More Time to Win — Or Lose — Health Care VotesRoll CallWith Sen. John McCain recuperating at home in Arizona from surgery, Senate GOP leaders are delaying consideration of the health care bill. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo). Niels Lesniewski · @Niels Lesniewski. Posted Jul 17, 2017 5:01 AM.and more »

McConnell delays health care vote while McCain recovers from surgery - FOX43.com;

McConnell delays health care vote while McCain recovers from surgery - FOX43.com

FOX43.comMcConnell delays health care vote while McCain recovers from surgeryFOX43.comSen. John McCain said Russia's election-related hacks threaten to 'destroy Democracy' and said America's response was 'totally paralyzed.' ×. McConnell delays health care vote while McCain recovers from surgery. Sen. John McCain said Russia's ...and more »

Schumer: McCain's return won't save health care bill - Fox News;

Schumer: McCain's return won't save health care bill - Fox News

Fox NewsSchumer: McCain's return won't save health care billFox NewsSen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., told reporters Sunday there is no saving the Republicans' health care bill despite the extra time they have in wake of Sen. John McCain's emergency eye surgery. McCain, R-Ariz., had surgery Friday to remove a blood clot over ...and more »

The Latest: McConnell defers action on health care vote - Greenwich Time;

The Latest: McConnell defers action on health care vote - Greenwich Time

Greenwich TimeThe Latest: McConnell defers action on health care voteGreenwich TimeFILE - In this July 11, 2017 file photo, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, during the committee's confirmation hearing for Nay Secretary nominee Richard Spencer. Surgeons in ...and more »

Top Republican vows vote on health care, but uncertainty reigns - Alaska Dispatch News;

Top Republican vows vote on health care, but uncertainty reigns - Alaska Dispatch News

Alaska Dispatch NewsTop Republican vows vote on health care, but uncertainty reignsAlaska Dispatch NewsSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, July 13, 2017. McConnell vowed to bring the party's health care bill to a vote as soon as possible, even as detractors said they would use a delay caused by the ...and more »