CNN's Dana Bash is reporting that House Speaker Paul Ryan is telling popular vote loser Donald Trump that he doesn't have the votes to pass Trumpcare, and is asking what Trump wants to do. One thing we're pretty sure Trump will want to do if this fails: blame Paul Ryan.
But nothing at this point is certain. Most reports show the Freedom Caucus digging in in their opposition and there is talk now that the bill is going to be pulled.
Clearly moderates have all the cover they need to start defecting, particularly if there are big Freedom Caucus numbers.
KEEP CALLING. Even if you already called your member of Congress, do it again by calling the Capitol Hill switchboard at (202) 224-3121. Jam the phone lines, urge them to vote NO.
Sean Spicer insists that there will be a vote. Apparently Trump really wants his enemies list.