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GOP leaders boost pressure as health bill crunch time nears

Mar 22, 2017 - The Salt Lake Tribune

Washington The top Republican legislative priority in peril, President Donald Trump dangled possible changes to the health care bill Wednesday aimed at placating conservatives threatening to torpedo the legislation. The White House seemed to make progress after GOP opposition had snowballed a day before a showdown House vote.

Trump huddled at the White House with 18 lawmakers, a mix of supporters and opponents, Vice President Mike Pence saw about two dozen and House GOP leaders held countl...