Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said the Senate will come up with a "new, fresh approach" to health care rather than rigidly follow the Obamacare replacement bill narrowly passed by the House on Thursday.
Another target is Rep. Dave Brat of Virginia, a member of the House Freedom Caucus, the group of conservative Republicans whose objections to an earlier version of the bill helped scuttle a House vote scheduled for late March.
"Both Democrats and Republicans in the Senate have said this plan is no good", Schumer said.
Americans must call, write and voice their opposition to their senators and demand that they do not repeal and replace the existing health care law unless it will expand coverage and make it more affordable.
"We must prevent this cruel and unsafe bill from ever becoming law", Gillibrand said. "ObamaCare premiums and deductibles are way up - it was a lie and it is dead!"
Pakistan says ICJ can't hear Kulbhushan Yadav's conviction case
Not just had all requests for consular access fallen on "deaf ears", the trial was conducted without providing Jadhav his rights. Pakistan on the other hand would contend that Jadhav was sentenced on the ground that he was undertaking subversive activities.
The bill also has yet to receive an estimate on how much it will cost from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.
Major medical and other organizations, including the American Medical Association, oppose the House bill.
CBO's analysis highlighted an $880 billion cut to Medicaid, the federal-state health care program for the poor and disabled, which Price sought to cast as a way to give states more leeway to experiment with the program.
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price on Sunday firmly defended health care legislation passed in the House this week against charges that people who have pre-existing conditions could see their insurance premiums rise under some circumstances, NBC News reported.
"There are no cuts to the Medicaid program", Price insisted Sunday, adding that resources are being doled out to allow states greater flexibility.
Macri y Xi se comprometen a sacar adelante el proyecto nuclear conjunto
Luego de su participación en Foros junto a empresarios y mandatarios de potencias mundiales, Mauricio Macri inició oficialmente este miércoles su visita a China .
"They are going to be living in the emergency rooms again", potentially driving up health care costs, Kasich predicted. That means McConnell can afford to lose just two senators; Vice President Mike Pence would vote to break a 50-50 tie in his constitutional role as vice president of the Senate.
According to Collins, the bill, which is part of the GOP effort to repeal Obamacare, would undergo major surgery.
"We think we need to do even more support for people who are older", he acknowledged.
"It's up to the Senate to make improvements if they're to be made", he said.
"It is an impossible thing to do, and my job and the MA delegation's job is to make their job even tougher", Markey added at the Boston office of Health Care for All, an advocacy group.
Mauricio Pochettino: Title very hard, but not out of reach
Mauricio Pochettino admitted Tottenham blew their big chance to keep the title race alive after the 1-0 defeat at West Ham. They could have narrowed the gap on the Blues to just one point by beating West Ham , but produced a below-par performance.
"Republican senators will not let the American people down!" he tweeted from his home in central New Jersey, where he spent a long weekend.