Trump Praises Senate for Taking Up Health Care
President Donald Trump is praising the Senate for moving forward on health care repeal.
He says a vote Tuesday to take up the Republican health care bill “was a big step.”
Trump is speaking at a joint press conference with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri (sahd hah-REER’-ee).
Trump is also thanking Arizona Sen. John McCain, who returned to Washington his brain cancer diagnosis, to cast a vote.
Trump adds that he wants “to congratulate the American people” because better health care is on the way.