April 5, 2017 / 6:02 PM / 6 months ago

U.S. House won't vote on healthcare law before break -lawmaker

WASHINGTON, April 5 (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives will not vote on a bill to replace the Obama administration’s signature healthcare law before it starts a two-week break, a Republican lawmaker said in Wednesday.

“We are going to go home tomorrow without a deal,” said Representative Chris Collins, showing that deep divisions remain among Republicans despite renewed efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare after House Republican leaders withdrew a bill on March 24 due to a lack of votes. (Reporting by Amanda Becker; Writing by David Alexander and Eric Walsh)

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