227 members of the House of Representatives voted in favor of the decision, 198 were against it.
As the Republic journal noted with reference to Business Insider, in order to reach the complete abolition of Obamacare, the bill should pass additional 8 steps, including final confirmation by US President-elect Donald Trump.
The "Unaffordable" Care Act will soon be history!
The "Unaffordable" Care Act will soon be history!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) 13 января 2017 г.
There is no doubt that Trump will sign the document. On January 13 he wrote on Twitter that "unaffordable" reform "will soon be history". Earlier, he called the abolition of health care reform by Barack Obama his first step as head of state.