Lisa Murkowski

Trump tweets take on GOP holdouts on health legislation

Sen. John McCain's opposition to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace the Obama health law has dealt a likely fatal blow to the legislation — and perhaps to the Republican Party's years of promises to kill the program.

It was the second time in three months the 81-year-old Arizona Republican had emerged as the destroyer of his party's signature promise to voters.

"John McCain never had any intention of voting for this Bill, which his Governor loves. He campaigned on Repeal & Replace. Let Arizona down!" President Donald Trump said in a series of tweets Saturday that attacked GOP senators who hadn't gotten behind the bill. The measure was...

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