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The Latest on health care legislation (all times local)

The Latest on health care legislation (all times local)

Friday, South Dakota Senator John Thune joined 12 of his Senate Republican colleagues in what's being called a "working group" that hopes to find consensus on the hotly debated issue. "There's no question this is a big victory for Donald Trump and for Paul Ryan and for House Republicans", Hayes said. Obamacare could remain "the law of the land" for years , even though President Trump has already declared it dead on Twitter .


Trump willing to engage North Korea: Seoul

Trump willing to engage North Korea: Seoul

State Councilor Yang Jiechi made the remarks at the opening of a second day of meetings between Chinese officials and special envoy Lee Hae-chan, a former South Korean prime minister. Moon has long said that the next South Korean government should review the Thaad deployment and decide to allow it only after seeking China's understanding.


Israel the Source for Intel Trump Gave to Russians

Israel the Source for Intel Trump Gave to Russians

The information was provided to the U.S.by Israel, NBC News reported. "The president owes the intelligence community, the American people, and Congress a full explanation", said Schumer, who has asked for the transcript of Trump's meeting with the Russian Federation officials to be made available to Congress.


Trump denies asking Comey to drop probe, decries 'witch hunt'

Trump denies asking Comey to drop probe, decries 'witch hunt'

The New York Times reported on Thursday that Trump called Comey weeks after he took office on January 20 and asked him when federal authorities were going to say Trump was not under investigation. Republican and Democratic lawmakers said they wanted to see the memo. Russian Federation has denied US intelligence agencies' conclusion that it interfered in the election campaign to try to tilt the vote in Trump's favor.



Trump Rails Against 'Witch Hunt' Amid Special Counsel Appointment

Mueller is going to move forward with the idea of a criminal investigation versus a counterintelligence investigation". Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., also said Rosenstein had declined to provide details of the case, citing "the uniqueness of the investigation".



'No, no. Next question': Trump rejects collusion & Comey's claims

President Donald Trump doubled down on his criticism Thursday of the appointment of a special counsel to investigate Russian interference in last year's presidential election, telling ABC News" David Muir the action hurts the United States "terribly'.