John McCain In one of his manyshots at McCain over the issue, President Trump said that but forhis vote, “We almost got rid of Obamacare.” (Photo: ALMFile)

Jason Lewis, a Republican congressman from Minnesota who justlost his re-election bid, has come up with a counterintuitive takeon the Democratic takeover of the House: It's thefault of John McCain, the Republican senator fromArizona who died in August.

McCain's July 2017 vote against Republican legislation torepeal and replace Obamacare, Lewis argues,deprived Republicans of the ability to prove the critics of thatlegislation wrong.

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