The positive comments about the Senate plan tracks with Trump telling reporters during the meeting that the Senate should spend more on the bill to make it "generous, kind (and) with heart".
The president's characterization of the AHCA may seem odd, given the Rose Garden victory lap he held for the law when it passed the House in May - where he lauded House leadership for putting together an "unbelievable" bill. But many members, even Republicans, have no idea what the text of the bill contains.
While the White House has taken unprecedented action to movePresident Trump's agenda forward, the Republican-controlled Congress has struggled to find its governing footing. Under reconciliation, the procedural process that Republicans are using to pass legislation to avoid a filibuster, the Senate debate is limited to 20 hours.
Senate Republicans were hopelessly deadlocked between conservatives and moderates. While they can spend more money on certain areas, they still have to hit the $133 billion marker to comply with Senate rules. If that ends up being the case, it's possible that the bill may become something that both the conservatives and their more moderate antagonists can oppose.
Once the Senate drafts its own health bill, one that complies with reconciliation, then one of two things could happen: the House could pass the Senate version as is or conference the bill, which creates a committee to reconcile the differences. Now that the rest of America is starting to pay attention to the legislation the GOP is pushing to replace Obamacare - the polling isn't looking pretty.
"There are third rails that they can touch in the bill", David McIntosh, president of the Club for Growth, said.
While most of us are focused on the ongoing Trump-Russia investigation, Senate Republicans, led by Sen. Tom Cotton, Alaska Sen.
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, who has been part of a group of senators working on the draft legislation, said Sunday on ABC News' "This Week" that he was unsure he could vote for the bill based on what he has seen of it.
The New York Democrat cited critical comments Vice President Mike Pence, then an IN congressman, made after the 2010 health care law passed about the process used by Democrats.
Trump did not discuss the House GOP health care plan in any detail, but said the Senate is getting ready to do something.
"I've said from day one that I want to get to yes", the Texas Republican said, the Postreported.
The House and Senate remain far apart on health issues, including rolling back the Medicaid expansion and curtailing protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions. "I really appreciate what you're doing to come out with a bill that's going to be a phenomenal bill to the people of our country".
"Just to check the box for political reasons, I don't think Sen. But he wants to get the job done". "So I will just say that is disconcerting". "If we're going to overhaul this program, which we need to by virtue of Obamacare, we can at least put it on a sustainable path".
President Donald Trump, center, gestures during a meeting with House and Senate Leadership in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, June 6, 2017. His legislative affairs team has been closely involved, but the president himself has been removed - by design, multiple aides say.
The Predators are 4-1 in their last 5 Saturday games, 19-7 in their last 26 home games and 12-5 in their last 17 overall. Criminal charges against Jake Waddell, the Game 1 Catfish Guy and local hero, will be dropped.
A third-round pick of the Broncos in 2010, he has amassed 385 receptions, 5,253 receiving yards and 74 touchdowns in his career. He's averaged 68 catches, 900-plus receiving yards and six touchdowns in his seven-year National Football League career.
Wonder Woman , alias Diana Prince, is a female superhero like none before her. "So we added her seeing the horses being whipped". Not only has the movie performed well commercially, it has also garnered critical acclaim for its plot and action sequences.
After three white alternates were dismissed after closing arguments, the 12-member jury included two black and ten white people. The jury is expected to begin considering the case later Monday after just five days of testimony, evidence and arguments.
Customers not only bag their own groceries, they stack shopping carts in order to get back a 25-cent deposit they pay to use them. On Thursday, the rivalry will intensify between the two grocers when Lidl opens its first nine stores across three states.
Mr Abbott, who had not read the Finkel report, slammed the CET on Monday as a "magic pudding" and " a tax on coal ". Electricity retailers would have to show a predetermined share of their power came from low emissions generators.
China Eastern is now investigating the cause of the incident together with the Australian Transport Safety Bureau. "I was scared. A plane heading to Shanghai returned safely to Sydney after an in-flight problem left a gaping hole in the engine casing .
Chris Murphy of CT and Al Franken of Minnesota to block the sale of $510 million of precision-guided munitions to Saudi Arabia. See her interview on Public Radio International's "The World": " Will U.S. stop arming Saudi attackers in Yemen ?" Sens.
Ford Motor Co. and industry groups didn't condemn Trump's decision, but said their sustainability plans remain unchanged. Host Italian Environment Minister Gian Luca Galletti said G7 countries bore crucial responsibility for the planet.
The odd part is that nobody ever bothered clarifying the foul until after Green picked his up for real in the third quarter. So far, these Finals have mostly been lacking in fire; it required a counter punch before the drama could begin.
Marco Verratti to leave PSG?
The player, who is said to be wanted by the Catalan giants, is also reportedly on Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti's wish list. Looks like Barcelona just received a much-needed boost in their pursuit of Paris Saint-Germain's ( PSG ) Marco Verratti .
Lawmaker moves forward on effort to impeach Trump
However, as to Obstruction of Justice and 18 USC § 1512 (b)(3), the evidence we have is sufficient to move forward now. A motion to table would be the likely outcome of that, but it would constitute the first impeachment-related vote.
Virginians to determine ballot for governor, among other races
The attorney general race will have Democrat Mark Herring, the incumbent, facing Republican John Adams in the November 7 election. The lieutenant governor and the former congressman have few policy differences and share a similar liberal agenda on many issues.
E3 2017: Nintendo Announces 'Metroid Prime 4' For Switch
Likewise, the release date remains a mystery, although it's extremely unikely that it will be released until at least late 2018. Since then, there have been a few Metroid titles kicking about, but none have satiated fans' desires.
Apple allows in-app tipping for content creators
This scenario is only one of the ways crafty developers and scammers syphoned money from the users and Apple. People have been annoyed by app review prompts for years, and this update seems to remedy the problem.
Skull and Bones is Ubisoft's 'ultimate pirate experience'
The game takes place in a shared world where you can sail solo or join up with friends and terrorize the Indian Ocean. There's still a lot we need to see in Skull & Bones; a single-player campaign would be nice, if nothing else.
London Bridge Attacker Tried to Rent Larger Truck
Police are hunting any possible accomplices in the attack. "I want to say sorry to the families that lost their loved ones". The videos were published before the Metropolitan Police made three further arrests in connection with the attack.