New York Times and Washington Post reporters reveal Trump’s reaction in first calls after health care bill pulled

Before President Donald Trump spoke to the American people after the defeat of his proposed health care bill, he first reached out to two outlets he has previously referred to as “fake news.” Moments after Trump and GOP leaders pulled their “Obamacare” repeal bill off the House floor on Friday, Trump spoke to The New…

Trump predicts Obamacare will ‘explode’ as he blames Democrats for Trumpcare failure

Following the devastating setback of failing to get health care reform passed, President Donald Trump blamed Democrats and said his administration will now wait for Obamacare to “explode” in order to reach a bipartisan deal. “With no Democrats on board, we couldn’t quite get there, we’re just a very small number of votes short,” said…

‘No deal’: Hardline conservatives threaten to sink ‘Trumpcare’ on its make-or-break day

The Republican effort to overhaul the US healthcare system faces its biggest test yet Thursday as members of the House of Representatives are expected to vote on the American Health Care Act. Despite a push from President Donald Trump and administration officials, Republicans from both the conservative and moderate wings of the party have come…

What does President Trump mean for health care?

Mark Wilson/Getty Images If you’re confused about the steps the Trump administration has taken to change the nation’s health care system, you’re not alone. A prominent Republican senator shares your bafflement. President Trump, in one of his first actions after he took office, signed an executive order that directed agencies to waive and delay Affordable…