Republican Obamacare dissolution check fails in Senate


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


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