Graham: Trump will lose reelection if GOP is not successful

Graham: Trump will lose reelection if GOP is not successful
© Greg Nash

Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamSenate braces for a nasty debt ceiling fight Bipartisan group says it's still on track after setback on Senate floor How Sen. Graham can help fix the labor shortage with commonsense immigration reform MORE (R-S.C.) said Sunday he thinks President Trump will lose reelection if Republicans do not follow through on promises to repeal and replace ObamaCare and cut taxes.

Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellS.E. Cupp: 'The politicization of science and health safety has inarguably cost lives' Poll: Potential Sununu-Hassan matchup in N.H. a dead heat  Business groups urge lawmakers to stick with bipartisan infrastructure deal MORE is not our problem,” Graham told CBS’s “Face the Nation” when asked about former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon’s criticism of the Senate majority leader.


“Our problem is that we promised to repeal and replace ObamaCare and we failed," he added.

"We promised to cut taxes and we’ve yet to do it. If we’re successful, Mitch McConnell’s fine. If we’re not, we’re all in trouble. We lose our majority and I think President Trump will not get reelected.”

Graham’s comments come after Trump last week signed an executive order on health care after congressional Republicans repeatedly failed to repeal ObamaCare.

The president last month unveiled a tax framework that would cut the number of individual tax rates and trim business taxes.