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Poll: Only 12% of Americans support the Senate health care plan Poll: Only 12% of Americans support the Senate health care plan
Just 12% of Americans support the Senate Republican health care plan, a new USA TODAY/Suffolk University Poll finds, amid a roiling debate over whether the GOP will deliver on its signature promise to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. In the survey, taken Saturday through Tuesday, a 53% majority say Congress should either leave the law known as Obamacare alone or work to fix its probl...
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Senate health care bill analysis: Despite risk, Republicans don't have a choice Senate health care bill analysis: Despite risk, Republicans don't have a choice
WASHINGTON — For Senate Republicans, the only thing worse than voting on a controversial health care bill may be not voting on it. The GOP has been vowing to repeal the Affordable Care Act almost from the day it was passed, hammering the issue through four successive elections — campaigns in which Republicans managed to win control first of the House, then of the Senate and finally the White Ho...
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Trump meets Ukraine president as Treasury Department sanctions Russia Trump meets Ukraine president as Treasury Department sanctions Russia
WASHINGTON – The Trump administration greeted his Ukrainian counterpart at the White House with the announcement of a new set of sanctions on Russia – though Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko took the opportunity to warn Trump against future dealings with Moscow. In brief comments to reporters about his meeting with President Petro Poroshenko, Trump said the leaders had "very, very good discus...
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Supreme Court to rule on how election districts are drawn Supreme Court to rule on how election districts are drawn
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to hear a potential landmark case that addresses how far lawmakers can go in choosing their voters, rather than the other way around. Venturing into what one justice recently called the "always unsavory" process of drawing election districts for partisan advantage, the court will try to set a standard — something it has failed to do in the past. ...
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Congressional baseball game takes on greater meaning after shooting Congressional baseball game takes on greater meaning after shooting
WASHINGTON — Republicans and Democrats took the field for their annual charity baseball game Thursday, setting aside politics for a few hours of spirited competition a day after a shooting rampage left a wounded colleague fighting for survival. The Congressional Baseball Game for Charity, played before a record crowd, took on a more serious tone this year, as organizers and attendees said it wa...
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Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction, report says Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction, report says
WASHINGTON — The investigation into ties between President Trump's campaign and the Russian government has now turned to investigating Trump himself for obstruction of justice, the Washington Post reported Wednesday. The expansion of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation would represent the clearest legal threat to date for Trump, who has long maintained that he is not personally under...
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Most Trump real estate now sold to secretive buyers Most Trump real estate now sold to secretive buyers
Since President Trump won the Republican nomination, the majority of his companies’ real estate sales are to secretive shell companies that obscure the buyers’ identities, a USA TODAY investigation has found. Over the last 12 months, about 70% of buyers of Trump properties were limited liability companies – corporate entities that allow people to purchase property without revealing all of the o...
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To speed infrastructure, Trump proposes a permit process that already exists To speed infrastructure, Trump proposes a permit process that already exists
WASHINGTON — President Trump is promising to streamline the federal approval process for building roads, bridges, pipelines and tunnels, announcing the creation of new government offices to coordinate other government bureaucracies and make sure they follow deadlines. But one of the reforms that Trump announced Friday — the creation of a new permitting council to coordinate federal approvals fo...
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James Comey testimony: Fired FBI director to brief Senate on encounters with Trump James Comey testimony: Fired FBI director to brief Senate on encounters with Trump
WASHINGTON — Former FBI director James Comey will finally make his much-anticipated appearance Thursday on Capitol Hill, providing dramatic testimony that President Trump pressed him to pledge his loyalty and drop the investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn's ties to Russia. The Senate Intelligence Committee posted Comey's explosive seven-page statement on its website We...
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Qatar row: Saudi and Egypt among countries to cut Doha links Qatar row: Saudi and Egypt among countries to cut Doha links
A number of Arab countries including Saudi Arabia and Egypt have cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing it of destabilising the region. They say Qatar backs militant groups including so-called Islamic State (IS) and al-Qaeda, which Qatar denies. The Saudi state news agency SPA said Riyadh had closed its borders, severing land, sea and air contact with the tiny peninsula of oil-rich Qatar. ...
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