Trump and Healthcare

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  • # Trump Budget Revives Malpractice Damage Caps The White House said tough tort reform measures would save the federal government $55 billion over 10 years, part of the $3.6 trillion it's trying to cut.

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  • With U.S. Healthcare Bill in Disarray, Republicans Demand Revamp Senate Republican leaders faced calls from critics within the party on Wednesday for major changes, rather than mere tinkering, to a major healthcare bill if they are to salvage their effort to repeal major parts of the Obamacare law.
  • Facing Revolt on Healthcare Bill, U.S. Senate Republicans Delay Vote U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell decided on Tuesday to delay a vote on healthcare legislation in order to get more support from Republican senators, according to a Senate aide, a move that averted a potentially disastrous defeat by members of his own party.
  • Foreign Physicians May Not Be Hurt by Travel Ban Stay Experts believe that foreign medical residents and fellows should be okay, but they still stress uncertainty in how the administration will interpret this week's Supreme Court decision.
  • U.S. Senate Republicans to Issue Revised Health Bill to Win Support: Aide U.S. Senate Republicans plan to issue a revised version of their healthcare bill on Monday, according to a Republican Senate aide, as the chamber's leaders scrambled to get legislation passed ahead of a July 4 holiday recess starting on Friday.

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