The Senate has not authorized the proverb on the success of many parents, while failure is orphaned, but words often characterize how senators react to legislation struggling to gain approval.
On Tuesday, after a 90-minute meeting with his bench, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky) began his weekly press conference on “the news of the day” – the difficult task to adopt A repeal medical care law, and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act.
For less than 25 seconds McConnell gave a basic update at the time of the legislation, it does not explain why the Republicans supported him and then went on for another minute to attack the Democrats in independent trouble.
That’s the way that Reconciliation Act went best attended since it was unveiled that there are almost three weeks.
In their public appearances, often in private sessions of the GOP, Republican Republican after emphasizing why they oppose the law, as it is written, hardly anyone taking care of defending an unpopular proposal first day.
The political talk shows Sunday included four senators, two, Sens Ted Cross (R-Tex.) And Bill Cassidy (R-La.) Have tried to sell changes in legislation they ask for before promising their support. A senator, John McCain (R-Ariz.) Said that “they will probably be dead” law.
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) A predicted that the Republican bill to repeal Obamacare will probably fail in the Senate if it is put to a vote. (Reuters)
. Only Senator Lindsey O. Graham (.I-C.C.) En lent his approval to the bill – but even this was rather lukewarm at best. “I think this bill is better than Obamacare,” Graham said in NBC’s “Meet the Press.”
He was then monitored by saying he was not sure of spending a bipartisan effort and could be a good return for Republicans.
[A city in Kansas showing Republican fights with the health care bill]
Part of Republicans’ reluctance to directly promote their own health proposal is their uncertain future, their unpopularity in repeated public opinion polls and the feeling that they might die in the Senate in what will be a politically embarrassing defeat for a party that Has vowed to repeal the ACA, when Democrats have approved seven years ago.