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Trump to meet with lawmakers on plan to revive health bill

May 03, 2017 - Associated Press Financial Wire

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump planned to meet Wednesday with lawmakers who authored a plan aimed at preventing another collapse of the Republican health care bill. House Speaker Paul Ryan praised the proposal and said the GOP was getting "extremely close" to finally being able to pass the stalled legislation.

The White House meeting and Ryan's optimism comes with House leaders short of votes for their drive to repeal much of President Barack Obama's health care law. GOP leaders ...