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Here’s what you need to know:
• Senate health plan is delayed.
Senator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, has a reputation as a master tactician. But his assumption that conservative and moderate Republicans would unite to support the Senate’s health care proposal appears to have been a miscalculation, our congressional reporter writes.
Mr. McConnell has delayed a vote on the bill until after a congressional recess, another setback in efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
President Trump, who didn’t play as active a role in marshaling support for the bill as he did for a similar measure in the House, said, “We’re getting very close.”
• Cyberattack again used N.S.A. tools.
Hackers who took control of computers and demanded ransom on Tuesday employed the same program from the National Security Agency that was used in a similar assault in May.
Here’s what we know…