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Trump Says GOP Must Pass Health Bill or Risk Losing Seats

  • Changes include optional work requirement for Medicaid
  • Trump to rally Republicans but Conservatives could block bill
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The GOP Alternative to Obamacare Explained

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Donald Trump warned House Republicans in a closed-door meeting Tuesday that many of them could lose their seats in the 2018 elections if they don’t pass their bill to replace Obamacare.

The president’s message came a day after GOP leaders made several changes to their measure aimed at wooing reluctant Republicans, including limits to Medicaid enrollment and an accelerated phaseout of some taxes.