Politics Trump: Republicans 'never discuss how good their healthcare bill is'

16:45  19 july  2017
16:45  19 july  2017 Source:   thehill.com

McCain: Senate GOP healthcare bill 'probably going to be dead'

  McCain: Senate GOP healthcare bill 'probably going to be dead' Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Sunday said he doesn't have confidence that the Senate GOP's healthcare bill will pass the upper chamber. "My view is it's probably going to be dead," McCain said on CBS's "Face The Nation.

Trump is scheduled Wednesday to host Republican senators at the White House for lunch to discuss a plan forward after the collapse of their healthcare plan. The lunch is expected to cover healthcare and other agenda items. The Senate Republicans ' healthcare bill foundered earlier this week after

Unplug The Sewer Blocking Trump 's Agenda! What idiot would duplicate the most damaging LAW ever enacted and sign their Republican Names to it? The new healthcare sucks and for you to want Affordable Care to fail is a disgrace. #TraitorTrump.

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President Trump on Wednesday praised the GOP healthcare plan and said it will only improve.

He also blasted ObamaCare, tweeting that the healthcare legislation is dying.

"The Republicans never discuss how good their healthcare bill is, & it will get even better at lunchtime," Trump tweeted Wednesday.

"The Dems scream death as OCare dies!"

Trump confirmed last month that he referred to the GOP healthcare bill as "mean" and suggested it lacks "heart."

Trump pushes GOP for ObamaCare repeal and replace

  Trump pushes GOP for ObamaCare repeal and replace President Trump on Sunday pushed Republican lawmakers to repeal and replace ObamaCare, saying now is the change to dismantle the previous administration's signature healthcare legislation. 

I don't care how much of this you use the GOP healthcare bill is still a piece of shit. Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin. Jul 2017. OP. So explain how good it is, Crooked Trump n/t. leftstreet. Jul 2017.

They MUST keep their promise to America! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 19, 2017. The Republicans never discuss how good their healthcare bill is , & it will get even better at lunchtime.The Dems scream death as OCare dies!

Trump is scheduled Wednesday to host Republican senators at the White House for lunch to discuss a plan forward after the collapse of their healthcare plan.

The lunch is expected to cover topics including healthcare and other agenda items.

Healthcare activists protest to stop the Republican health care bill at Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, July 17, 2017. Healthcare on the Hill

The Senate's healthcare bill collapsed earlier this week after multiple GOP senators came out against the proposal.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Tuesday that Republicans would look to move forward with their plan to repeal ObamaCare, even as the repeal-only plan has already faced opposition by some GOP senators.

In an earlier tweet Wednesday, Trump said Republican senators "MUST keep their promise to America" regarding healthcare.

He previously blamed the collapse of the GOP healthcare plan on Democrats and a "few Republicans" and vowed to "return."

Trump has also floated the idea of allowing ObamaCare to collapse on its own.

"I think we're probably in that position where we'll let ObamaCare fail," Trump said Tuesday.

"We're not going to own it. I'm not going to own it. I can tell you the Republicans are not going to own it. We'll let ObamaCare fail and then the Democrats are going to come to us."

Murkowski after voting no on healthcare bill: 'Both sides must do better' .
Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) explained her vote against the GOP's "skinny" ObamaCare repeal bill in a statement Friday, saying Republicans and Democrats "must do better on process and substance.""The Affordable Care Act remains a flawed law that I am committed to reforming with a structure that works better for all Americans," Murkowski said. "But to do that, the Senate must fully devote itself to an effort to improve the healthcare system in this country, reduce costs, increase access, and deliver the quality of care that our families want and deserve.

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