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Trump: 'Very, very close to ending healthcare nightmare'

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 01:03

President Donald Trump is prodding Republican senators to work harder to make good on their promise to repeal Obamacare after the latest Republican healthcare plan ran into significant opposition that threatened to doom the proposal. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) President Donald Trump is prodding Republican senators to work harder to make good on their promise to repeal Obamacare after the latest Republican healthcare plan ran into significant opposition that threatened to doom the proposal. In his weekly address he said, "I am pleased to report that we are very, very close to ending this healthcare nightmare - we are so close." Writing on Twitter from Paris, where he was a guest of honor in Bastille Day celebrations, Trump said Vice President Mike Pence was working to advance the healthcare plan "and getting our wonderful Republican Senators to do what is right for the people." "After all of these years of suffering through Obamacare, Republican senators must come through as they have promised," Trump wrote.

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Trump: 'Very, very close to ending healthcare nightmare'

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 01:03