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"The Freedom Caucus strongly supports going to conference with the Senate on healthcare legislation", the source said. U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer of NY has led the charge, calling the bill "heartless" while pushing a series of procedural requests meant to prevent the Republicans from a quick vote.

She cited the dramatic cuts the bill would impose on Medicaid.

HSA savers: The Senate bill boosts the tax break for people in high-deductible plans in both the individual market and employer plans, by allowing them to put enough into their health savings accounts to cover much more of their out-of-pocket costs.

Trump said he does not think Republicans voicing objections to the party's proposal are "that far off" from supporting it.

Nonetheless, Heller's announcement underscores the scant margin of error Republican leaders must deal with. Only two Republicans need to defect to kill the bill.

On Thursday, a number of New York Republican members of Congress praised the inclusion of the Faso-Collins Amendment in the Senate bill.

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Maureen Cronin, executive director of the Arc of Pennsylvania, said squeezing Medicaid coverage for the disabled could have a perverse effect on families.

The GOP legislation would phase out the Medicaid expansion, dramatically curb Medicaid spending and repeal ObamaCare taxes and its mandate to buy insurance. I'm guessing there must be some enormous tax cuts for the wealthiest individuals and corporations in this bill that Republicans don't want the public to have time to ponder over.

The Senate's version rolls back major features of Obamacare and institutes steep cuts to the Obamacare's Medicaid expansion program.

The measure calls for reducing money for Medicaid.

"I can not support a piece of legislation that takes away insurance from tens of millions of Americans and hundreds of thousands of Nevadans", Heller said in a news conference held in his home state.

The House bill had included a different kind of continuous coverage provision - a surcharge people would have to pay on their premiums if they went without coverage - and some procedural experts thought it ran afoul of the Byrd Rule.

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Trump says the Democrats' "theme is resist" and that "if it was the greatest bill ever proposed in mankind, we wouldn't get a vote" from them.

Sens. Dean Heller of Nevada, facing a competitive 2018 re-election battle, Rob Portman of OH and Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia expressed concerns about the bill's cuts to Medicaid and drug addiction efforts. The state has added 200,000 more people to its program under the Obama overhaul. "We have a few people that are I think, I could say modestly, they're not standing on the rooftops and screaming".

The views of Senate's conservative anti-Obamacare faction were echoed Saturday by leaders of the influential Koch political network.

Just hours after McConnell released the 142-page legislation on Thursday, four conservatives said they opposed it. Ted Cruz of Texas, Rand Paul of Kentucky, Mike Lee of Utah and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin.

In a statement released by the office late Friday, Flake said he wanted to "thank those constituents who came out to share their concerns and I'm pleased everyone who wanted to had the opportunity to speak with my staff".

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