Creates a fund for the objective of making payments to specified health insurance issuers for the associated costs of covering high risk individuals enrolled in the qualified health plans on the Affordable Care Act's Individual Exchange.
The 2008 Republican presidential nominee, McCain was resting comfortably at home in good condition after Friday's operation, his office said.
"But yes, I believe that when we have a full contingent of Senators that we'll have that vote and it's important that we do so", he added.
Sen. Ted Cruz has already unveiled a fix to nullify the exemption, but that bill would take 60 votes to overcome any filibuster attempts. "Surgeons successfully removed the 5-cm blood clot during a minimally invasive craniotomy with an eyebrow incision". Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. plans to roll out the GOP's revised health care bill, pushing toward a showdown vote next week with opposition within the Republican ranks. Moreover, a new poll by the Washington Post and ABC News shows that, by a two-to-one margin, Americans prefer keeping Obamacare to the plan being pushed by Senate Republicans. A revised version of the Bill he released earlier last week quickly drew two firm no votes - from senators Rand Paul of Kentucky and Susan Collins of ME - leaving the Kentucky Republican with no margin of error.
McConnell didn't specify when the bill would be voted on, saying only that the Senate will "defer consideration of the Better Care Act".
But the Senate Budget Committee on Sunday said the release had been postponed. The date that the score will be released is not clear.
McConnell, the chief author of the Senate health care plan to overhaul and dismantle key provisions of Obamacare, has been wheeling and dealing over the past several days to try to buy off a half dozen or so recalcitrant moderate and conservative GOP senators who are threatening to oppose the measure when it finally comes to the floor.
'Oh bother!' - China censors Winnie the Pooh
The FT report said posts with the Chinese name of the portly character were censored on China s Twitter-like platform Sina Weibo. Honey-loving resident of the Hundred Acre Wood, Winnie the Pooh , has apparently run afoul of Chinese censors yet again.
Tiemoue Bakayoko happy to join "biggest English club"
I grew up in the Chelsea games and the signing of the contract with this club has become commonplace for me as I love him. Yet history suggests that when Chelsea splash out on a central midfielder, they generally know what they are doing.
Arsenal 'growing less optimistic' of landing Monaco attacker
He's announced that " Arsenal (are) growing less optimistic of signing Lemar". "Intention remains to keep Sanchez #AFC ". It's close to the price asked at the beginning of the negotiations by Monaco - £53 million as we've already reported.
But, he said they are unlikely to dismantle the Obamacare law.
But he gave the most truthful explanation I've heard from a Republican politician all year about why the GOP can't get it together on health care reform.
Health care reformers, not to mention tens of millions of other Americans who understand money does not grow on trees, are caught between the proverbial rock and a hard place.
"More than 1.1 million Pennsylvanians have benefited from coverage and improved health as a result of the Affordable Care Act; this plan jeopardizes these gains and weakens the Medicaid program".
"This bill would impose fundamental, sweeping changes in the Medicaid program", Collins said. The lower House of Representatives passed legislation to do so in May. So you are asking me what number am I comfortable with - well, I don't know.
She also raised concerns that the plan's proposed opioid fund to help offset Medicaid cuts falls short of current resources available through the health care entitlement that help Americans receiving treatment for substance use disorders.
"Time is not the problem in the present healthcare bill". Paul told host Chris Wallace on "Fox News Sunday".
Meizu Pro 7 teased by company VP on Weibo, to arrive soon
The Pro 7 will be priced at CNY 2,799 ($409 or €365) for the basic version and CNY 3,299 ($482, €431) if you want more storage. Initially, we expect the smartphone to be available only in the Chinese market, just like most other Meizu handsets.
Philippines' Duterte makes fresh rape joke
Philippine president makes quip before Filipino diplomats, the latest in a string of incidents critics call sexist . I was mad she was raped but she was so attractive . "I saw her face and I thought: Son of a bitch".
Thousands of Poles Take To Streets To Protest Judicial Reforms
The ruling government argues the changes are necessary because the judiciary system is corrupt and benefits the Polish elite. Police estimated the crowd at about 4,500, a number far lower than city hall estimates, which put the number above 10,000.
2nd Test, Day 2 in Trent Bridge
Certainly, Root has been learning the harsh realities of captaincy in this match after the victorious breeze at Lord's last week. Root added another milestone to his impressive career, making the fastest 50 from an England captain in just 40 balls.
Rookie Sung Hyun Park Captures First Win at US Women's Open
She added four birdies and two more bogeys in her final 15. "But I had the 1-under yesterday and I felt better about everything". It is a very exciting championship even if it makes me go to bed a little late! American Brittany Lang was the defending champ.