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House delays vote on healthcare bill - MSNBC
March 23, 2017 / 7:38 PM / 6 months ago

House delays vote on healthcare bill - MSNBC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday delayed a vote on legislation to begin dismantling Obamacare as President Donald Trump and leaders in Congress laboured to find enough support among fellow Republicans for their version of a new federal healthcare policy, MSNBC reported, citing multiple House leadership sources

The reported delay marked a setback for Trump, who is seeking his first major legislative victory and who campaigned on a promise to repeal and replace President Barack Obama’s landmark law.

Reporting by Tim Ahmann; Editing by Bill Trott and Eric Walsh

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