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Sen. Carper: Proposed health care act could affect thousands in Delaware

Sen. Carper: Proposed health care act could affect thousands in Delaware

The Senate Appropriations Committee (chaired by Lara) estimated the bill would cost approximately $400 billion annually. And ahead of his recent trip to Iowa, Vice President Mike Pence stated that Iowans know "all too well about Obama's problems", but what we really know all too well, Mr.


House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

He did report a later trip to Saudi Arabia on his security form, but left out important details, says the joint letter from Representatives Elijah E. They also could not find any evidence of a conference that Flynn would have attended during the time frame, noting that three speakers' bureaus affiliated with Flynn did not report being involved with the trip or a conference in Saudi Arabia.


Supreme Court to review partisan redistricting

Supreme Court to review partisan redistricting

Defenders of the Wisconsin plan argue that the election results it produced are similar to those under earlier court-drawn maps. Democrats and those aligned with them took that order as a sign they could lose the case . The case could have national implications. The case involves district lines in Wisconsin that challengers say were drawn unconstitutionally to benefit Republicans.


Crews battle wildfire that forced Utah ski town to evacuate

Crews battle wildfire that forced Utah ski town to evacuate

Authorities hoped to have it 10% contained by Sunday. A 3-D map showing the approximate location of the Brian Head Fire as of 4:30 a.m. MDT June 18, 2017.Satellite photo showing smoke from the Brian Head Fire June 17, 2017. In New Mexico , fire crews mopped up a blaze sparked by an abandoned campfire in the scorching Southwest heat. "Someone's carelessness with a campfire near Vallecitos de los Indios in the Jemez Mountains has not only put hundreds of firefighters at risk, but has ...


Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'

Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'

Protesters held a peaceful demonstration on Friday at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul and then about 1,500 converged on Interstate 94 in the city, blocking the freeway, a Minnesota State Patrol spokeswoman said in an email statement.



Supreme Court to hear partisan gerrymandering case

In other states, bipartisan commissions draw districts in an effort to reduce gerrymandering . "This is a blockbuster". Whitford is an appeal of a lower court's order for the Wisconsin Legislature to redraw the state assembly map that the court struck down as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander by November 1.