Ben Mathis-Lilley reporting for Slate on 3/24/17:
A day after Donald Trump demanded that Republican House leaders hold a Friday vote on the flailing American Health Care Act (AHCA) Obamacare replacement bill-and hours after he reportedly repeated his demand in a meeting with House Speaker Paul Ryan-the AHCA has been pulled from consideration and will not be voted on.
According to a CNN opinion piece, by Dean Obeidallah, published this morning:
Donald Trump may just have achieved another first -- but this isn't one he will like. He may be on the verge of becoming the first president to be considered a "lame duck" within the first two months of his presidency.
Even Fox News admitted the result was a major setback for Republicans, labeling Trump's compromise healthcare bill Mission Impossible.
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