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Health care bill: Premiums may decline, but many will pay more

By next year, 14 million more people would be uninsured under the AHCA than the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Republican senators have been meeting for weeks to hash out their differences on health care, of which there are many. CBO analysts looked at healthcare policy before Obamacare , in each state, and NY was already requiring insurance companies to cover childbirth and trying to protect older people and those with pre-existing conditions from paying more.



G7 leaders pressure Trump on climate change

Trump tweeted Saturday that he'll make a decision next week. COHN: I think his views are evolving. The declaration against terrorism includes "the strengthening of cooperation among the seven major economies of the western world on various issues, from Internet technology collaboration to the leaders' commitment to get from major Internet service providers a commitment towards what is circulating on the Web which often amplifies the acts of terrorism", Premier Gentiloni said .



Erratic Trump needs to dispel distrust in him in Middle East

Trump acknowledged the difficulty in sealing what he has called "the ultimate deal", but said in his keynote speech at the Israel Museum on Tuesday morning, "The Palestinians are ready for peace". In the West Bank, where protesters are demonstrating solidarity with hunger striking Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails, the sentiment was similar.


GOP plan would cut 23M from insurance

GOP plan would cut 23M from insurance

Republicans in the Senate are at loggerheads and House Republicans are refusing to admit that they broke a basic promise to their voters over one thing in Trumpcare: the loss of protections for people with pre-existing conditions . Cornyn warned that while the caucus hasn't agreed on a bill yet, they've reached enough consensus to start working on the text after the break. The liberal-leaning Urban Institute said the analysis offered nothing new, calling the House Republican bill a ...


Climate-change pact isn't ruled out as trip ends

Climate-change pact isn't ruled out as trip ends

As heads of state meet in Sicily Friday and Saturday, there is much speculation over whether President Donald Trump will follow through on his threats to pull the USA from the Paris climate agreement, which would put the onus on other global powers to step up.