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  1. GOP reverses course on healthcare

    07.20 / 11:54 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Senate Republican leaders are desperately searching for the 50 votes they need to open a debate on ObamaCare repeal-and-replace legislation after a Wednesday scolding at the White House from President Trump.Leaders have reopened negotiations…
  2. Conservative group to give GOP healthcare holdouts ‘Freedom Traitors Award’

    07.20 / 04:55 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Conservative leaders on Wednesday called Republican senators who opposed recent GOP healthcare legislation "traitors" who need to keep their promises to the grassroots base.FreedomWorks is planning on giving healthcare holdouts a “…
  3. Source: Senate leaders to offer $200 billion to win over moderates

    07.20 / 04:55 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    In a bold move to revive their healthcare bill, Senate Republican leaders are getting ready to propose giving $200 billion in assistance to states that expanded Medicaid, according to a person familiar with internal Senate negotiations.The huge…
  4. Freedom Caucus to try to force ObamaCare repeal vote

    07.19 / 23:47 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Members of the House Freedom Caucus will try to force a vote on legislation repealing ObamaCare, which the GOP-controlled Congress previously passed under President Obama.Freedom Caucus members have been pushing for a straight repeal of …
  5. White House working with moderates on new Medicaid proposal

    07.19 / 23:47 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Seema Verma, the administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, told moderate GOP senators at a White House meeting Wednesday that the administration is willing to hammer out a new Medicaid proposal.The latest p…
  6. CBO: ObamaCare repeal without replace would cost 32 million insurance

    07.19 / 23:47 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Repealing ObamaCare without a replacement would result in 32 million people losing their insurance in the next 10 years, according to the Congressional Budget Office.  The bill, much of which would take effect in 2020, would als…
  7. Overnight Healthcare: Trump plays hardball on ObamaCare | Senators revive negotiations | CBO says repeal without replace

    07.19 / 23:47 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Senate GOP revives negotiation over ObamaCare repeal and replaceSenate Republicans will huddle on Wednesday evening to look for a way forward on GOP healthcare legislation."I think yeah, I would say that it is contemporarily sort of revived,"…
  8. Ex-Reid aide: McConnell's 'original sin' was casting ObamaCare as 'partisan, socialist takeover'

    07.19 / 17:18 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    A former aide to retired Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on Wednesday criticized Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) for his handling of healthcare reform, saying his "scorching the Earth" when ObamaCare was written paved the way for …
  9. Governors-turned-senators meet to talk healthcare

    07.19 / 17:18 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    A bipartisan group of former-governors-turned-senators met Tuesday night to discuss a path forward on healthcare, with both Democrats and Republicans saying they had a positive discussion.Participants did not provide a full list of the lawmakers…
  10. Trump calls Lee in bid to revive ObamaCare repeal bill

    07.19 / 17:18 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    President Trump called Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) on Tuesday in an effort to revive ObamaCare repeal legislation.The call is a sign that Trump is still pushing forward on the repeal effort, despite indications that a repeal-only measure t…
  11. Hewitt: GOP should 'go for a big deal with Democrats' on healthcare

    07.19 / 17:18 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    Conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt says Republicans should "go for a big deal with Democrats" after the collapse of their ObamaCare repeal-and-replace plan in the Senate.Hewitt argued in a Washington Post op-ed on Tuesday tha…
  12. Club for Growth ramps up pressure ahead of ObamaCare vote

    07.19 / 17:18 thehill.com Thehill.com - Health
    The conservative Club for Growth on Wednesday ramped up the pressure on Republican senators to vote for a bill repealing ObamaCare without a replacement.The group warned that failing to vote for the motion to proceed to the plan early next…