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Handel Celebrates 6th District Results, Gets Ready For Runoff

Handel Celebrates 6th District Results, Gets Ready For Runoff

But for a first high-profile test of polling since the 2016 election, when surveys underestimated Donald Trump's support, Georgia 6 is not consistent with the idea that polling is broken, or that polls are systematically missing Republican support.


Reviving GOP health care bill

Reviving GOP health care bill

But that won't change the fact that simply saying the health care bill is "better and better and better" doesn't make it true. The newest iteration of the bill, as indicated in the MacArthur Amendment , will reinstate essential health benefits as the federal standard and keep the key provisions of the original AHCA bill, which was scuttled last month after the GOP lacked the votes to pass it.


Pence says USA will honor refugee deal

Pence says USA will honor refugee deal

Malcolm Turnbull and wife Lucy, with Mike Pence and wife Karen (holding Malcolm Turnbull's granddaughter Alice) at Kirribilli House. The fallout over the deal has strained the typically cozy alliance between the USA and Australia. Pence sought to reassure Australia Saturday that the United States remains committed to the countries' longtime alliance, following a tense first telephone call between Trump and Turnbull.



DOJ to Chicago: Comply with immigration laws or lose money

Those threatened were: the state of California; New York City; Chicago; Philadelphia; Clark County, Nevada; New Orleans; Miami-Dade County, Florida; and Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. CNBC reached out to the Justice Department for copies of the letters but didn't immediately hear back. A Justice Department claimed that illegal immigration into the United States has increased crime these cities.


Kim Jong Un's political strategy boosts North Korea weapons program

Kim Jong Un's political strategy boosts North Korea weapons program

Vice Minister Han Song Ryol accused Donald Trump of creating a "vicious cycle" of heightened tensions in the region with his tweets, adding that North Korea plans to continue to stockpile nuclear weapons in case of a U.S. "We are closely watching the situation and will not be letting our guards down", Lee said. Trump told a news conference "some very unusual moves have been made over the last two or three hours", and that he was confident Chinese President Xi Jinping would "try very hard" ...


Gorsuch's first big SCOTUS vote cleared way for Arkansas execution

Gorsuch's first big SCOTUS vote cleared way for Arkansas execution

The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Lee's execution about a half-hour before his death warrant was set to expire at midnight, reports CBS Little Rock affiliate KTHV-TV . death chamber protocols and lethal injection drug mixes. Lee was pronounced dead at 11:56 p.m., Arkansas Department of Correction Director Wendy Kelly said.