GOP delays health care vote in major setback

epa05866543 House Freedom Caucus members meet behind closed doors on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, USA, 23 March 2017. Members met after returning from a meeting at the White House with President Trump in which they failed to reach a deal. The House of Representatives has yet to vote on the Republican-crafted American Health Care Act, that would replace the Affordable Care Act, as it remained unclear whether Republicans had enough votes to overcome opposition from Democrats and those within their own party. EPA/SHAWN THEW


House GOP leaders have delayed a vote on the health care repeal bill, in a major setback for President Trump and Speaker Ryan.

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//[1].jpg Health care vote could be held in coming days

Republican lawmakers are furiously trying to pass health care legislation through the House.

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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. strides to his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 23, 2017, as he and the Republican leadership scramble for votes on their health care overhaul in the face of opposition from reluctant conservatives in the House Freedom Caucus. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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