Health care bill faces GOP skepticism in Senate

The Senate has said it plans to essentially gut the House's version of the bill and rewrite its own. He went on to criticize House Republicans for their festive celebration of these new healthcare parameters in the Rose Garden at the White House.... More..

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GOP drops US-Mexico wall demands as spending talks advance
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

GOP drops US-Mexico wall demands as spending talks advance

President Donald Trump on Thursday deflected concerns that Congress may be unable to pass a new spending bill to keep government operations afloat. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made a similar predic...More..

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

Cutting taxes for wealthy American is something Trump promised not to do during his campaign. He points out that tax cuts didn't pay for themselves or unleash a great economic renaissance under President Geor...More..

Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade

Rep. Ann Wagner, R-Mo., who was one of Trump's biggest Republican critics during the campaign, has been in meetings with him at least a half dozen times over the first 100 days. And following talks with Chine...More..

Moderates balk at conservative-backed, revised health bill
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Moderates balk at conservative-backed, revised health bill

House members will likely be reminded of certain political circumstances that should give them pause: most Americans don't want the Affordable Care Act repealed; most Americans want to see Republicans move ...More..

Following rainout, will Red Sox beat Yankees in Game 1? Major League Baseball 4/26/17
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Following rainout, will Red Sox beat Yankees in Game 1? Major League Baseball 4/26/17

The American League East Division combatants have each won 83 meetings over the last nine regular seasons with the teams alternating series victories over the past six years after splitting 18 encounters in eac...More..