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The Republican leadership expects McCain to vote "yes" Tuesday.
The latest Republican plan is a bid to dismantle the 2010 Affordable Care Act pushed by Trump's predecessor, but delay the actual implementation of the repeal to allow time for a viable replacement to be crafted.
President Donald Trump has pushed for Republicans to make forward movement on repealing and replacing Obamacare, writing on Twitter Tuesday he has "pen in hand" if repeal-only or repeal and replace legislation heads to his desk. On Monday, clearing that initial hurdle was far from certain.
In a West Virginia speech before the National Boy Scout Jamboree, Trump sought to pressure Sen. Shelley Moore Capito. She has been an expected no for weeks also. "Some of the people that are opposed to this - there are some female senators from the Northeast - if it was a guy from South Texas, I might ask him to step outside and settle this Aaron Burr-style".
He also praised McCain, calling him a "very courageous man".
Speaking to reporters on Capitol Hill, Collins said of the Senate's vote, "This seems to be a moving target and I don't know what we're proceeding to vote on". It remained unclear on Monday whether Mr. McCain would be able to return to the Senate in the near future. John McCain, R-Arizona, is still from brain surgery and likely unable to vote, that means the GOP senators can only lose one vote otherwise the legislation collapses.
McConnell is expected to move a procedural motion to open debate on the health care bill passed by the House in May on July 25.
"I have a feeling if there's any way he can be back he'll be here, whether or not his doctors like it, knowing John", Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, who said of McCain on CNN last week that, "When you travel with John McCain, you get up early and you work until late at night because that's who he is".
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, is among the leading opponents of the GOP replacement plan, saying proposed reductions in Medicaid spending would harm her constituents. "I like people that weren't captured, OK?"
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made clear that a Senate vote will take place in the coming days, even though it remains unclear whether Republicans will be voting on a measure to repeal and replace Obamacare or merely to do away with it. Multiple Republican senators have raised objections to each health care proposal that has been offered, leaving McConnell and Trump in a very hard spot.
Prosecutor Peter Sticher said Wrousis has two previous convictions for offenses against weapons laws, one from 2014 and 2016. Wrousis appeared to have been targeting employees of CSS Insurance who were working in the company's office in Schaffhausen.
Both Twitter and Chinese social media site Weibo blasted the commercial, with some calling for an apology or a boycott of Audi. One Youtube user suggested the public "demand a formal explanation and apology from Audi" for discriminating against women.
This weekend, the Verizon IndyCar Series heads to Toronto to race in the 12th of 17 events ( Honda Indy Toronto , Sunday, 3 p.m. The Frenchman, the victor this year on the oval in Phoenix, gave Team Penske its eighth pole in 11 races this season.
But time will tell on this trade, though I believe the Tigers could have gotten far more from another team besides Arizona. The Tigers are getting three prospects in the deal, and the team's Twitter feed named them as a confirmation of the deal.
This will be a highly troublesome feature , given users will have to choose which messages they want to keep safe. With this messaging App, Amazon plans to open more lines of Communication with consumers.
It is on point in terms of quirkiness but leaves us in a fix.We also see several insane versions of the actor. The film features with Saif Ali Khan , Sobhita Dhulipala, Akshay Oberoi, Amyra Dastur in the lead roles.
Monday night was the deadline for the U.S. to recertify Iran's compliance to Congress, something they have to do every 90 days. The United States still has a range of non-nuclear-related sanctions on Iran, and Trump has beefed those up.
The hole was initially the size of a small swimming pool, AP reports, but now has affected two large single family homes. Someone had called about a "depression" under a boat parked next to the house in Lake Padgett Estates in Land O' Lakes .
This deal checks all the needs the Lakers were looking for, and able to do so without risking more than one year's cap space. After striking out early on in free agency , the Lakers finally made a move late Monday night.
Harding (1921) and Bill Clinton (1997) going to the US Open. "When she was making birdies, I tried to feed off that. She chipped up on the par-3 fourth and made a 10-footer and lagged up from off the green to four feet on the fifth.
The actor sang the hit song "Friend Like Me", which fans are hoping that Will Smith will now take over along with the role. More than 2,000 actors and actresses were reportedly tested for the roles of Aladdin and Jasmine.
When he came to learn of visa denials, the president urged National Security Council officials to help the group enter the US. The U.S.is still battling Taliban militants who prohibited girls from attending school in the past.
'We are so sorry that we couldn't save you, Charlie'
The family managed to raise over a million and a half dollars to take Charlie to the US for a treatment that might save his life. His doctors have concluded that nothing more can be done for him and that he should be taken off life support.
OJ Simpson granted parole in Las Vegas robbery case
The parole hearing is in Carson City, Nevada and Simpson needs four members of the board to vote to release him. Earlier, he insisted he had always been a "good guy" before his conviction and was not a danger to the public.
Police release suspect sketch in Delphi murders
Police in IN have released a sketch of the man they say killed two teen girls, Abigail Williams and Liberty German, in Delphi. That evidence came from German's cellphone , who police have hailed as a hero for recording potentially crucial evidence.
Martin Landau's Hospital Stay Ends In Tragedy
The mark of a truly talented performer is their ability to make a small role memorable, and that's exactly what Landau did here. Martin Landau , who won an Oscar for playing Bela Lugosi in Tim Burton's 1994 film Ed Wood , died Saturday at 89.
Simplot Co.'s 'Free Fry Day' is this afternoon at JUMP
Many celebrated the holiday, including Chickie's and Pete's , which is offering its world-famous Crab Fries for $1 until midnight. Whether you prefer regular style, waffle fries, curly fries, or chili-cheese, there are plenty of freebies and deals to be found.
In the recruiting center for U.S. explosion
The blast took place around 10.30pm local time (4.30pm GMT) in Bixby, which lies around 15 miles to the south of Tulsa. The bomb also pierced the canopy over the office. "But it's quite ironic that that happened".