WASHINGTON, Jan 3 (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House
of Representatives plan to pass a bill next week to repeal
President Barack Obama's overhaul of the U.S. healthcare
system, a senior party aide said on Monday, but the effort is
widely expected to fail in the Senate.
The new Congress will convene on Wednesday with Republicans
in control of the House after November's midterm elections.
They are set to move ahead with their campaign promise to try
to rescind the new healthcare law, one of Obama's signature