McConnell: Healthcare bill to be revealed Thursday

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellTrump Jr. inches past DeSantis as most popular GOP figure in new poll: Axios House rejects GOP effort to seat McCarthy's picks for Jan. 6 panel Senators scramble to save infrastructure deal MORE (R-Ky.) said Republicans would see a "discussion draft" of healthcare reform legislation on Thursday.

McConnell said reporters will get a chance to see the bill then as well, addressing complaints from Democrats that GOP leaders have kept the bill secret.

He said the legislation will move to the floor next week, as soon as lawmakers get a cost estimate and analysis from the Congressional Budget Office.

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When asked how long lawmakers will have to review the legislation, the majority leader vowed that they would have "plenty of time."

"I think this will be as about as transparent as it can be," he said.

Earlier in the day, moderate Republicans such as Sens. Susan CollinsSusan Margaret CollinsSchumer urges GOP to ignore Trump: He's 'rooting for failure' Trump pressures McConnell, GOP to ditch bipartisan talks until they have majority Transit funding, broadband holding up infrastructure deal MORE (Maine) and Shelley Moore CapitoShelley Wellons Moore CapitoOfficials warn of cybersecurity vulnerabilities in water systems Graham, Hawley call on Judiciary Committee to hold hearing on US-Mexico border GOP senators urge Biden to keep Trump-era border restrictions MORE (W.Va.) said they are still concerned about changes to Medicaid that would curb federal spending.

Republicans may vote on the bill as soon as next week.