In a bruising setback, Senate Republican leaders are delaying a vote on their prized health care bill until after the July 4 recess, forced to retreat by a GOP rebellion that left them lacking enough votes to even begin debating the legislation, two sources said Tuesday.
Frequent swing voter Anthony Kennedy is still around. The travel ban still looks imperiled. Support for equal funding for a religious institution was qualified. And, coming full circle, gay-rights advocates still have Kennedy.