Yet the measure will live or die in the Senate on Republican support. The score for the House bill projected that 23 million people would lose their insurance, whilst cutting the federal deficit by $119bn over a decade. Senate Republican leaders may rely on the deal-making former businessman to lean on conservative senators who are balking at the bill.
McConnell may be pushing for speedy passage because that disunity is only getting worse.
The Senate bill includesbig cuts to Medicaid over a period of time, eliminates taxes on the wealthy and insurers, and does not let insurers deny people coverage based on pre-existing conditions.
Senate leaders last week unveiled a revamped health care plan aimed at fulfilling Trump's pledge to repeal Obamacare, the landmark health reforms of Trump's Democratic predecessor Barack Obama.
He said middle-class families with loved ones in nursing homes would see higher bills costing $2,000 or $3,000 more a month.
"We are doing everything we can to fight this bill, because it's so devastating for the middle class", Schumer told ABC.
In a lengthy Facebook post, Obama said there is a "fundamental meanness at the core" of both the Senate's and House's health care legislation.
Now comes his next challenge - persuading enough Republicans to back the measure and avert a defeat that would be shattering for President Donald Trump and the GOP.
"Democrats in Congress created this calamity and now, if we don't act, millions more Americans will be hurt by Obamacare's deepening death spiral". He said Friday he would vote against the bill in its current form but did not rule out supporting a revamped, final version of it.
"The plan in its entirety will absolutely bring premiums down", Price said.
For the House of Representatives' version of healthcare, Trump held regular meetings with representatives at the White House.
Under the plan, states could drop benefits that were required under Obamacare, formally known as the Affordable Care Act, such as maternity care, emergency room services and mental health treatment. "We see very sizeable and disturbing cuts to the Medicaid program".
The draft bill comes nearly two months after the House passed its own measure.
Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader
Celebrity songstress Cher jumped into the fray, and in answer to Moulton's tweets observed that it's time to bring in new blood. Let the Monday morning quarterbacking begin in the wake of a Republican victory in Georgia's 6th Congressional District .
Michael Reagan: I guess Donald Trump was right
And in Atlanta they got behind a candidate who doesn't live in the district and wasn't even able to vote for himself on Tuesday. Though Trump is often a convenient target, they would (and did) crucify any Republican president in office.
SNP hold North Ayrshire as election ends in hung parliament
Former Justice Minister Kenny MacAskill said Ms Sturgeon's husband, Peter Murrell, must be replaced as the SNP's chief executive. The Scottish Conservative leader will now have more influence, given her party's success at the polls, the paper adds.
Another leadership test for Pelosi, who's weathered many
Meanwhile, the knives seem to be out for Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi , who was demonised by the GOP side in the Georgia race. The following map shows which precincts voted more Democratic (blue) or Republican (red) between 2016 and Tuesday's election .