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US Democrats fume over secret Republican health plan

US Democrats fume over secret Republican health plan

The strategy is a 180-degree shift from the Republican position during the 2009-2010 debate on 's health care reforms, when conservatives demanded transparency and dozens of public hearings in a months-long process. Democrats have even suggested a scenario in which Senate debate begins on a preliminary version of the GOP measure and McConnell offers the final package as a late amendment, giving Democrats little or no time to criticize it.


Whole Food shares keep rising, leading to bidding war speculation

Whole Food shares keep rising, leading to bidding war speculation

A Moody's analyst described the Amazon-Whole Foods deal as a "transformative transaction, not just for food retail, but for retail in general". Founded in Austin in 1978, Whole Foods has 465 stores worldwide and 87,000 employees. The Seattle-headquartered e-commerce giant is considering replacing Whole Foods cashiers with technology, according to the report . Amazon's offer of $13.7 billion, representing a multiple of 10 times earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and ...


Justices Take On Fight Over Partisan Electoral Maps

Justices Take On Fight Over Partisan Electoral Maps

Legislative boundaries get redrawn every decade after the U.S. Census to make sure they're equal in population, but when one party controls all of state government as Republicans did after the 2010 wave election, they can draw maps that give themselves a partisan edge.



US Lawmaker Steve Scalise Showing Improvement After Baseball Field Shooting

It includes photos of Scalise and his family. Medical staff also have removed a tube that had been inserted into Scalise's abdomen to prevent fluid from going into his lungs while he was sedated, said the sources, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to comment on the congressman's medical status.



Trump's attorney says he is not under investigation

It's too early to say for sure what legal strategy his lawyers will eventually settle on. In this case, from everything Comey said in his testimony and everything the Post reported , we can believe Trump and not his hired gun: The president of the United States is under criminal investigation for possible obstruction of justice.


Trump Job Approval Just Keeps Sinking

Trump Job Approval Just Keeps Sinking

What do you think of President Trump's performance and the FBI's handling of the Russian Federation investigation? Drudge Report founder Matt Drudge posted a rare tweet on Friday touting President Trump hitting 50 percent in a daily tracking poll by Rasmussen Reports .