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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. walks to the Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (Andrew Harnik/AP)
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. walks to the Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (Andrew Harnik/AP)
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With Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie, the Senate voted by a hair Tuesday to start debating Republican legislation to tear down much of the Obama health care law.

Here & Now's Robin Young gets the latest from NPR's Ron Elving (@NPRrelving).

With reporting from The Associated Press

This segment aired on July 25, 2017.

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