WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Republicans unsuccessful to overturn a medical law famous as Obamacare early on Friday, in a severe blow to President Donald Trump that effectively finished a Republican Party’s seven-year query to dissolution a 2010 Affordable Care Act.
Three Republicans crossed celebration lines to join Democrats in a 49-to-51 opinion to kill a bill.
Senate Republicans motionless to opinion on a pared-down offer to dissolution portions of Obamacare after unwell to strech accord on a some-more extensive magnitude given a U.S. House of Representatives authorized their check in May.
“This is clearly a unsatisfactory moment,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pronounced on a building after a vote.
Reporting By Amanda Becker, David Morgan and Yasmeen Abutaleb; Editing by Michael Perry