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Fifth Republican Senator Steps Forward in Dissent Against Health Care Bill

But a defeat would be a bitter and damaging blow to Trump and his party. The subsidies help reduce deductibles and copayments for people with modest incomes. Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV) is probably the most endangered Republican up for reelection in 2018. One of the GOP's tactics is threatening to hold back payments that lower out-of-pocket costs for consumers.



A Journalist From Otto Warmbier's North Korea Tour Speaks Out

A state-run North Korean newspaper on Thursday published an editorial calling President Trump a "psychopath" and claiming he is preparing for a pre-emptive strike on the paranoid empire. South Korea's Defense Ministry said the bombers engaged in routine exercises with its fighter jets aimed at deterring the North. Mr Warmbier's death heightened tensions between the two countries, already at loggerheads over the North's nuclear and missile programmes.


Democrats Try To Push Nancy Pelosi Out To Win Back House Majority

Democrats Try To Push Nancy Pelosi Out To Win Back House Majority

Kathleen Rice of NY, led a meeting of anti-Pelosi House Democrats . "We need leadership change", Rep. Kathleen Rice , D-N.Y., told CNN . Pelosi held onto her position by a vote of 134 to 63. Democratic Senator Seth Moulton has said that his party needs to rebrand itself and focus on the future. Pelosi :"I'm worth the trouble". Filemon Vela Jr.



North Korea warns against following 'psychopath' Donald Trump

The South Korean leader earlier stressed a need to add dialogue to options for dealing with the provocative North, noting now only sanctions and pressure are available. "To see a young man go over there healthy and, (after) a minor act of mischief, come home dead basically. this goes beyond any kind of understanding of law and order, of humanity, of responsibility towards any human being", Mattis said.



Here's What to Watch as the Senate Fights Over Healthcare Reform

This remains a massive tax cut for the wealthy at the expense of the poor, the middle class and the elderly, and it would cost millions of Americans their health insurance. This legislation is full of mixed messages. These provisions "would correct a flaw in the Affordable Care Act by fully applying the longstanding and widely-supported Hyde amendment protections", he said.


Madhya Pradesh Minister Narottam Mishra disqualified by EC on corruption charges

Madhya Pradesh Minister Narottam Mishra disqualified by EC on corruption charges

Accordingly, the Election Commission hereby declares that Mishra stands disqualified, for three years from the date of this order, under section 10 (A) read with section 77 and 78 of the Act "for failure to lodge his account of election expenses in the manner required by the law and for having no good reason or justification for such failure", the order said.