The U.S. Senate approved the initiation of the process for the abolition adopted under Barack Obama health reform Obamacare, soon the American authorities should prepare a bill, reports Reuters.
Against the abolition of reform voted 48 people, made 51 Senator. The resolution will be sent to the House of representatives, which must decide on the medical system this week.
On Tuesday, January 10, President-elect, Donald trump urged Republicans to repeal Obamacare “next week”, and also immediately type in a replacement. Earlier, Vice-President Mike Pence stated that it will be replaced by “another health care reform that will reduce the cost of health insurance without growth [funds] government”.
The newspaper the New York Times previously noted that trump the desire to dramatically change the health care system undermines the plans of the leaders of the Republican party who wanted to abandon Obamacare, but planned to wait two to three years before the introduction of the alternative project. In addition, some representatives of the Republican party wanted to repeal Obamacare until then, until an alternative program.
The head of the Ministry of health and welfare trump chose Republican Tom price. Price, an orthopedic surgeon, since 2005 member of the house of representatives of the U.S. Congress from Georgia, and 2015 is headed by the budget Committee of the house of representatives. Is opposed to Obamacare.