President Donald Trump was making a final push for the votes needed to begin dismantling Obamacare, but faced signs that enough House Republicans might oppose the bill and jeopardize one of his top legislative priorities.
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The head of the conservative Republican Study Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Thursday he believed the chamber would go ahead with a planned evening vote on a bill to begin dismantling Obamacare.