At the start of the lunch, Trump told the lawmakers their healthcare bill would need to be "generous" and "kind". Trump, before he took office, said a number of times he didn't understand why the US doesn't negotiate on the price of drugs. "That might mean adding additional money into it". With the press on hand, at least, he avoided going into detail.
Trump said President Barack Obama's health care law "had been broken and it's been a broken promise".
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The bill is being written by a small group of GOP senators.
Senate GOP members are close to finishing the legislative text of their bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, but the public won't get to see it anytime soon, Axios' Caitlin Owens reported Monday. To those in the Senate, can you tell us what will happen to our insurance premiums, and our parents'?
But his call for more funding could make it more hard to sell the bill to House Republicans, who will meet with senators if the bill passes the Senate to reconcile the differences between the two legislative bodies. Of the 20 Republicans who voted against the House bill, 16 represent states that saw significant increases in drug-overdose death rates in recent years.
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The prohibition apparently came from the Senate Rules Committee, run by the Republican caucus. "But I think he wants us to be able to do our work and he feels good about the progress that we've made". Orrin Hatch, a Utah Republican who attended the meeting, told reporters after leaving the White House. "We know how complicated it is", he said when asked about whether there would be standard committee hearings.
Trump's lunch on Tuesday included a number of more moderate Republicans, including Sens. Moderates Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski were on the list as well as conservatives Ted Cruz and Mike Lee.
"Many of you have been waiting seven years to cast this vote", Ryan said to the scores of Republican House members present. Americans' support for the ACA has never been higher, and the health care reform measure is almost 10 percentage points more popular than Donald Trump, the Republican president desperate to destroy the law that's lowered the uninsured rate to its lowest point on record.
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Asked to comment on Trump's remarks about the House measure, Ryan spokeswoman AshLee Strong said, "Congressional Republicans, with President Trump's support, are working to repeal and replace this bad Obamacare law that is harming Americans".