Meanwhile, two Republican senators - Susan Collins of ME and Rand Paul of Kentucky - have already said they will not support a motion to proceed to floor debate on the legislation.
And the Republican senator's absence from the Capitol next week would have complicated the already tight math surrounding a planned Senate health care vote to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
Lonzo Ball rocks James Harden's shoes during Summer League
He dished out 10 assists, all by halftime, to go with four rebounds in an anticipated showdown with Dallas rookie Dennis Smith Jr. Lonzo Ball has been trying to send a message to shoe companies throughout the Las Vegas Summer League .
But Senate Republicans have been seeking to overhaul health care and deliver on the party's promise to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law, which they've been pledging to do since its 2010 enactment. There are 52 Republican senators. And now with McCain staying home, the GOP leadership is less likely to gain 50 votes, a threshold to begin debate on the legislation.
The newest version attempts to attract conservative support by allowing insurers to offer skimpy plans alongside more robust ones, but also reaches out to moderates by adding billions in help for the opioid crisis and to defray high costs for consumers.
"The Senator is resting comfortably at home and is in good condition".
"Tissue pathology reports are pending within the next several days", the statement reported.
McCain, 80, is a three-time survivor of melanoma. Records of his medical exams released in 2008 when he was the GOP candidate for president showed that he has had precancerous skin lesions removed and had an early stage squamous cell carcinoma, an easily cured skin cancer, removed.
He was re-elected in November to a sixth Senate term.
Indian cricketers slam Sri Lanka's World Cup hero
As per several media reports, Nehra said,"I don't wish to dignify Ranatunga's comments by airing my views on the issue". But yes, it is disappointing when someone of his stature says something like this, " Nehra said in an interview.
Broncos WR Pepper Sprayed In Strip Club Fight
We spoke to Latimer who tells us he was involved in the scuffle, but was simply trying to deescalate the situation. "That's it. As a result, the Broncos have since issued an official statement regarding the matter.
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Finally, Foster & Motley Inc. purchased a new position in Gap, Inc. (The) during the fourth quarter valued at about $269,000. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link .
Guardians of the Galaxy Attraction Coming to Epcot
Elsewhere, the whole entrance to Epcot is getting an overhaul, but undoubtedly Guardians and Ratatouille are the biggest news. Expect things to get very meta, because apparently, a young Peter Quill visited Epcot before he was whisked away from Earth.
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".