Veteran financial guru and former Ronald Reagan adviser Larry Kudlow predicts the Senate may “jam” healthcare bill through really fast after House passage.
Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows has “been in discussion and successfully negotiating” with Sen. Susan Collins, a moderate Republican from Maine, and they have been agreeing on a number of issues, Kudlow told CNBC.
“So for the first time, as this person reported to me, if the House can get a vote next week or soon after, the Senate may jam it right through fast. It won’t take weeks and weeks and weeks,” said Kudlow, a Newsmax Finance Insider, radio talk-show host and CNBC senior contributor.
The GOP has a new plan to repeal and replace Obamacare that aims to bridge the gap between the conservative Freedom Caucus and moderates, according to a document obtained by CNBC. A Freedom Caucus source told CNBC the new health bill would get “very close”