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Rep. Mark Meadows, a key negotiator in the effort to repeal and replace Obamacare, said a new effort is underway to write a bill that can pass the Senate that would include proposals offered by Sens. Lindsey Graham, Bill Cassidy, Ted Cruz, and Rob Portman.
Conservative lawmakers still are holding out hope that Congress can strike a deal to repeal ObamaCare after the latest plan failed in the Senate, as Republican leaders signal they are ready to move on and focus on tax reform.
Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, insisted Friday that the fight to repeal and replace Obamacare is “not over.”
House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows said the Senate should cancel the rest of its August recess if a planned vote on legislation to repeal Obamacare fails this week.
"Obviously any time you pass anything in the House and it doesn't go anywhere in the Senate, we are used to that," the North Carolina Republican said at the National Press Club Monday.