Republican Sen. Thad Cochran of MS has been recovering in MS from what his office described Wednesday as "a urological issue".
"But we don't have the time, because it's Friday", Trump said in reference to Senate rules forcing Republicans to need 60 votes to repeal Obamacare starting October 1.
Speaking to reporters before departing Washington, DC, for Indiana, Trump repeated manytimes that one senator was "in the hospital" when explaining why a vote on healthcare legislation would have to wait. "I'm not hospitalized, but am recuperating at home in MS and look forward to returning to work soon", Cochran tweeted Wednesday afternoon. "Thanks for the well-wishes", he tweeted. Cochran. "I'm not hospitalized, but am recuperating at home in MS and look forward to returning to work soon".
However, the US President remains defiant on healthcare, calling for an end to the "filibuster rule" - a procedure which allows debate over a bill to be extended, thereby delaying the vote on it.
Congress could vote to renew the health care bill's 50-vote protection next year. This means any bill not backed by any Democrats can not pass with more than two GOP senators also voting against it. With only 52 Republican Senate members, the leadership and the bill's authors yanked the vote. "We have the votes, but reconciliation is the disaster", Trump said. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.), would take place "sometime in the beginning" of 2018, but before next year's November midterm elections. Now, we get the vice president who by the way is coming to Alabama today to campaign strongly for Luther, so you know, we don't have much of a margin.
"They could try it again and again because they're going to fail again and again", Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., said in a brief interview.
The executive order Trump is eyeing would allow individuals to purchase insuranceacross state lines through so-called health associations. No less an authority than Bill Cassidy stated flatly on Tuesday that "we don't have the votes" with John McCain, Susan Collins, Lisa Murkowski, and Rand Paul all publicly opposed.
Lindsay Graham (R-SC), said of his recent focus on health care: "Well, I've been doing it for about a month".
Coach Ben McAdoo preferred to avoid the topic entirely. "We are all irritable right now, and rightfully so", he said . From that perspective, the game went well and the Eagles run game proved to be a lot more than NY could handle.
Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz offered a positive credit report as well: "Looking at them in person, they're playing at a high level". He finished with seven tackles and two sacks. "A night like tonight's can really improve Juwan's confidence", Franklin said.
ASA said the glitch had now been resolved but the airlines expected disruptions to continue as they dealt with a massive backlog. Passengers were left facing hours of delays when the air traffic control software failed about 5am.
The crime was considered a cold case until 2014, when it was reopened by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office Cold Case Unit. Store clerks picked her out of a lineup and police found fibers from a bright, orange wig in Keen Warren's home.
Because killing him would have been a big problem as he was already heading a huge network in north Kashmir", he said. After his release, he worked in an electrical shop for a few years and rejoined militancy in 1995.
In 1905, the 3,106-carat Cullinan Diamond was unearthed in South Africa, only to eventually be cut into several smaller pieces. It was unearthed by Canadian miner Lucara Diamond Corp almost two years ago at its Karowe mine in Botswana .
Dante's grieving grandmother, Monique Brown , said the young boy was trying to save his sister when he was attacked by Chaney Jnr. In another incident in October 2015, an 11-year-old boy died while pushing his sister away from the path of a speedy vehicle.
More than 75,000 people were evacuated over the past few days as Agung has experienced hundreds of internal volcanic earthquakes. The alert status of Agung was raised to the highest level on Friday following a dramatic increase in seismic activity.
McCain in late July dramatically cast the third and fatal Republican vote against an earlier Obamacare repeal bill. Susan Collins of ME seems a near-certain opponent while Alaska's Lisa Murkowski is still undecided.
Additionally, several telethons have been held to benefit Puerto Rico including on Univision and Telemundo. But Trump chose not to use the platform to comment on the situation in Puerto Rico over the weekend.
Saturday Night Live Adds 3 New Featured Players
Ten days ago, it earned the venerable late-night show 9 Emmy awards - the most for any program - including Variety Sketch Series. As we previously mentioned, this Saturday's premiere will be hosted by Ryan Gosling with musical guest Jay-Z.
Construction begins on Mexican border wall prototypes
Mr Trump recently said the wall should be see-through, in order to prevent people from being hit on the head with sacks of drugs . Funding to extend the wall beyond its distance of 654 miles (1,046 kilometers) is in doubt.
Ratings Actually Improved During NFL's Tumultuous Week 3
Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who donated money to Trump's campaign, said he was "deeply disappointed" in the president on Sunday. NBC's ratings numbers do not include digital and live streaming. "He's fired, '" Trump told a crowd in Alabama on Friday night.
Man City v Shakhtar Donetsk: Four talking points
Guardiola said they can not take Shakhtar lightly and that it is strong group with Dutch champions Feyenoord also in the mix. City have experimented with a number of formations already this season, often switching between a 3 or a 4 man defence.
Nigeria ready to play OPEC ball, Russian Federation says
Emerging sentiment about balance, following years of oversupply, has been supportive of crude oil prices during recent sessions. Brent Crude for November delivery rose $1.60, or 2.81 percent, at $58.46 a barrel by 12:52 p.m.
Mass Graves of Slain Hindus Found in Northern Myanmar
The camps also face dire shortages of food and medicine in what has quickly become one of the world's largest refugee settlements. Over the past month, thousands of Rohingya have fled from the brutal army-led crackdown across the border in Rakhine.