Jennifer Haberkorn reporting for Politico:
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday that if the chamber’s fledgling Republican Obamacare repeal effort falls short, Congress will have to pass a more limited bill to shore up health insurance markets. […}
McConnell in the past has warned fractious GOP lawmakers that if the Republican-only repeal effort failed, he would be forced to work with top Democrat Chuck Schumer on legislation that conservatives would likely oppose much more than the GOP repeal bill.
This should have been the plan from the get go. The GOP’s unwillingness to even discuss this bill with their democratic counterparts is ridiculous. They’re not even trying to work with the other side and then accusing the left of not wanting to participate