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Congressional analysis of GOP health care bill set to be released

Congressional analysis of GOP health care bill set to be released

Over her 20-year-plus-career, she's spent more time outside the Beltway, both as a business reporter for The Hartford Courant and nine years in OH, mostly at the Dayton Daily News. Their proposals will inevitably cover fewer people than the Affordable Care Act , they say, because they will not compel people to buy insurance. In some areas of the country, people with pre-existing medical conditions and others who were seriously ill "would ultimately be unable to purchase" robust coverage ...


U.S. summons Turkey envoy for embassy brawl

U.S. summons Turkey envoy for embassy brawl

The protesters said they were demonstrating peacefully until Erdogan's guards and supporters suddenly moved toward them. Nine people were hurt and two arrests were made during the altercation, which occurred during the controversial Turkish leader's meeting with Donald Trump on Wednesday.


Cabinet Members Testifying on Trump Budget on Capitol Hill

Cabinet Members Testifying on Trump Budget on Capitol Hill

South Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford told White House budget director Mick Mulvaney that Trump's budget "presumes a Goldilocks economy" that never goes into recession. "If we don't do something to protect the program for the people who really need it, then they're not going to have access to that, so I think we can't continue to ignore these big-ticket items", he said.



Senate leaders await analysis of GOP health bill

The most important aspect of the bill for Republicans will come in how the CBO scores the AHCA's potential effect on the federal deficit. Later revisions reduced those savings to $150 billion . Around half of Americans live in states that would seek no waivers, meanwhile, and the remainder live in states that would make "moderate" changes. The legislation that ultimately passed would allow states to waive two key Obamacare protections for those with pre-existing conditions.


Former allies on school choice now divided by Trump budget

Former allies on school choice now divided by Trump budget

Board of Education-as part of their party platform". Not only is the industry rife with fraud , its executives profiting handsomely from shady real estate deals , but studies indicate charters do not produce higher test scores than public schools.



Pope Francis gave Donald Trump his climate change manifesto

He also gave the president copies of the three major texts he has published as pope , including one on the environment which urges the industrialised world to curb carbon emissions or risk catastrophic consequences for the planet. Trump and Francis had a more contentious relationship during the GOP primary. But there are few other areas where their views align. He said the Vatican's secretary of state raised climate change and encouraged Trump to remain in the Paris agreement .