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Trump said he fully supports the new GOP health plan — and House Republicans plan to hold him to it

Trump said he fully supports the new GOP health plan — and House Republicans plan to hold him to it

President Trump said Tuesday that he was “proud” to support House Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, asserting that his party was committed to seeing the plan through.

"Obamacare is collapsing," Trump said in remarks at the White House to Republican lawmakers responsible for building support for the plan in Congress. “It’s in bad shape, and we’re going to take action. There’s going to be no slowing down, there’s going to be no waiting and no more excuses by anybody.”

Trump said the proposal was consistent with guidelines he had set out for long-elusive goal of undoing the law, President Obama’s signature piece of domestic legislation,...

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