John McCain’s absence cast doubt on whether the Senate would be able to pass the legislation to dismantle and replace Obamacare.
The meeting on June 9, 2016, was the first confirmed private meeting between members of the US president’s inner circle and a Russian national.
Ten days ago, House speaker Paul Ryan was forced to cancel a vote on an Obamacare replacement Bill, when it was clear he could not deliver the votes needed for it to pass.
Democrats said they were exercising proper congressional oversight and accused Republicans of protecting Trump.
House speaker Paul Ryan stated that anti-Semitic imagery had no place in a presidential election campaign
After the Orlando shooting that killed 49 people and wounded 53 more at a gay nightclub, gun-control proponents ratcheted up pressure for meaningful legislation.
A political neophyte who has never held elected office, Donald Trump has said he may not need much from his Republican colleagues on Capitol Hill anyway.