Politico’s Weekly Transition Blast : The Major Developments in Trumpworld This Week — Shutdown Showdown — Trump Plans More Executive Action

MAJOR DEVELOPMENTS IN TRUMPWORLD THIS WEEK

The new, new deal: Growing impatient with the bottleneck speed of Congress — and in particular, eyeing that 100th-day mark on the calendar, the White House applied pressure on House Republicans this week to set another vote on Obamacare repeal, ideally notching a legislative win for Team Trump. POLITICO’s Rachael Bade, Josh Dawsey and Adam Cancryn report that the outlines of a possible health care deal are taking shape on the Hill, but it’s far from clear that House leaders can pass it. Instead no vote is set on the calendar, and while some senior administration officials suggested that a vote will occur next week, multiple House GOP sources told POLITICO it’s unlikely….Read Full Briefing Here.

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