New GOP bill to replace Obamacare is leaked

"Who would have thought, one month into the fight over the ACA, it's the Republicans, not the Democrats, who are in disarray and pointing at one another like an Abbott and Costello show", said Schumer.

"It's the secret office for the secret bill", he said.

Sen. Paul appears to be leading the charge to find the reportedly "top-secret" draft of an ACA replacement bill, according to a report from Vox. "You can't have legislation locked behind closed doors in my state".

Leaders have outlined a three-week timetable to get the legislation over to the Senate, where it must meet arcane budget rules and gather consensus among Republicans who hold a 52-seat majority.

Though Republicans are hoping to pass ObamaCare repeal by early April, Murphy argued that "it's not too late" for lawmakers to work on a bipartisan bill.

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"This is being presented as if it's a national secret, as if it were a plot to invade another country".

Paul and some of his colleagues' criticism of the previous draft of the bill as well as his public move to get a copy of the newest version both illustrate the lingering divisions that are hampering Republicans' healthcare agenda. Parts of their expeditions were streamed on social media.

She and Pallone then went into McCarthy's office, asking for the location of the bill.

In a joint House meeting, New Jersey Rep.

"I checked the men's room", Crowley said.

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"When we heard it was secret, we wanted to see it even more", the Kentucky Republican told CNN's Kate Boldaun in an interview, noting, "As we speak, my staff is still going around Washington looking for the bill".

Thursday's histrionics came as Ryan and other GOP leaders try delivering on one of their and President Donald Trump's top political priorities, despite lingering disputes.

In the House draft bill, Kaiser notes, the average tax credit for current marketplace plan members would increase from an estimated $2,957 in 2020 to $3,729 in 2027.

Trump met Wednesday with Republican congressional leaders at the White House in a legislative strategy session, a half day after spelling out details in his address to a joint session of Congress of how he wants to repeal and revamp the Obama health law, popularly known as Obamacare. This controversial measure could ultimately drive even more people to the individual market, said Representative Mark Meadows, who heads the conservative Freedom Caucus. They risk alienating Trump's loyal base - a prospect many lawmakers do not take lightly.

This was "very unconvincing, " said Massie. In their place, the bill would establish a new tax on employees for the value of generous employer health benefits. Almost every Republican plan continues Obamacare-style tax credits to make health insurance more affordable. "And can be used in plans that states approve", Brady said.

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