Dem senator celebrates collapse of ObamaCare repeal: 'KEEP. IT. UP.'

Dem senator celebrates collapse of ObamaCare repeal: 'KEEP. IT. UP.'
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Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyCongress must end American support for Saudi war in Yemen Jones raised 0K a day after first Moore accusers came forward: report Senate Democrats introduce bill to block Trump's refugee ban MORE (D-Conn.) on Tuesday celebrated the collapse of the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal ObamaCare.

Murphy touted the GOP's failure to achieve several of its top agenda items after it was announced that Senate Republicans would not hold a vote on the health-care bill.

"8 months in. No border wall. No trickle down tax cut. No health care repeal," Murphy tweeted.



Senate Republicans decided earlier Tuesday to not vote on their latest ObamaCare repeal bill, signaling a collapse in their effort to kill off former President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaReport: FCC chair to push for complete repeal of net neutrality Right way and wrong way Keystone XL pipeline clears major hurdle despite recent leak MORE's signature law.

The latest repeal bill, sponsored by Sens. Bill CassidyWilliam (Bill) Morgan CassidyTrump met Senate Republicans on ObamaCare fix Senate GOP tax bill will include repeal of ObamaCare mandate Alabama GOP chair warns party officials against write-in campaign MORE (R-La.) and Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamAlabama election has GOP racing against the clock Graham on Moore: 'We are about to give away a seat' key to Trump's agenda Tax plans show Congress putting donors over voters MORE (R-S.C.), would have dismantled ObamaCare's insurer subsidy program and Medicaid expansion, converting funding for both into block grants for states.

Democrats have blasted each effort by the GOP to repeal ObamaCare. Last week, Murphy called President Trump's claim that the latest repeal bill included protections for pre-existing conditions "a lie."

The Connecticut Democrat also previously ripped Republicans for reportedly offering to make changes to their bill that would help Alaska, in order to gain the support of Sen. Lisa MurkowskiLisa Ann MurkowskiSenate bill would cut EPA funding by 0M GOP senator: ObamaCare fix could be in funding bill Collins: Pass bipartisan ObamaCare bills before mandate repeal MORE (R-Alaska).

"The outright purchasing of votes. Everyone involved in this moral and intellectual monstrosity should be ashamed of themselves," Murphy tweeted last week.