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U.S. Senate leader expects review of healthcare bill by Monday
March 9, 2017 / 2:16 PM / 7 months ago

U.S. Senate leader expects review of healthcare bill by Monday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday said he expects congressional analysts to unveil their review of the cost and impact of House Republican’s healthcare plan by Monday.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 7, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

In an interview with Politico, McConnell said senators will have plenty of opportunities to amend the plan, adding that U.S. President Donald Trump was “all in” the party’s efforts to roll back the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

Reporting by Susan Heavey; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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