US House voting Wednesday on 'Obamacare' resolution; Senate introduces own measure


But Trump's promised big, new health care bill wasn't going happen with Democrats running the House.

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost on Wednesday urged Republicans to take a more surgical approach to fixing the nation's health care problems than eliminating the Affordable Care Act in its entirety.

Trump later showed up a Senate Republican luncheon where he declared that they should be the "party of healthcare" and asked for assistance in writing a new bill.

Almost 60 percent of voters said they didn't have a lot of trust or any trust at all in Trump when it came to health care.

After Trump retreated on his demands for a new health care package this week, top Democrats mocked the president and said that they were happy to make the topic a primary campaign issue heading into the 2020 election.

"They are the party that wants to end your health care", Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said at a rally on Tuesday.

The president's abrupt about-face, announced on Twitter on Monday night after talking with Mr. McConnell, all but ensured that health care will take a central place in next year's campaign, elevating an issue Democrats consider one of their strengths.

The language of the Democrats' resolution is pointed in condemning Trump's action.

"We're going to take the House back".

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"They have health care right now, we have to take that away from them", Trump said. He often retells the story of the late Arizona Sen. Many Democratic campaigns focused voter attention on Obamacare repeal legislation the Republican-controlled House had passed that would weaken protections for people with pre-existing conditions. John McCain for joining other senators to oppose a last-ditch plan.

"If the Affordable Care Act is overturned in court, there is no replacement or plan B. This will put millions of Americans at risk of losing their health insurance, including the thousands of West Virginians who gained health insurance through the Medicaid expansion, and thousands more who gained insurance through the state health exchange".

Trump addressed the National Republican Congressional Committee at the National Building Museum, a short drive from the White House in Washington, D.C. According to The Hill, Trump was confident in his remarks the GOP will regain its majority in the House chamber next year.

According to AP VoteCast, a survey of more than 115,000 Midterm voters nationwide, almost 4 in 10 Democratic voters identified healthcare as the most important among a list of key issues.

South Dakota Republican Senator John Thune said the decision was "just probably a realistic assessment of what the field looks like for the next couple of years", in a reference to the Democrats' control of the House of Representatives.

Just last week, Trump directed the U.S. Justice Department to support a lawsuit aimed at striking down the entire Affordable Care Act (ACA).

The failure by Republicans to overturn the Affordable Care Act has always been a sore point for the president.

Lawmakers will vote on the plan after the 2020 elections, contingent upon Trump winning re-election, Republicans maintaining control of the Senate and regaining control of the House.

"If you know any Never Trumpers", said Vera Ortegon, Colorado's RNC committeewoman, "send them to me". "Some of you, I'm still a bit angry at some of you, but not all of you".