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Congressional shooter carried list of Republican lawmakers

Congressional shooter carried list of Republican lawmakers

Sava earlier said the Louisiana congressman had been at "imminent risk of death" when he was first brought into the hospital on Wednesday, and he received many units of transfused blood. In family photos accompanying Sunday's Twitter post , Scalise is seen smiling as he enjoys everyday moments with his wife, son and daughter. However, Scalise underwent multiple surgeries and by Saturday, his condition had been upgraded from critical to serious.



Senate to vote to repeal Obamacare

A number of other centrist senators-including Rob Portman and Shelley Moore Capito-have also voiced concerns about the Senate's cuts to Medicaid . In nearly the exact words used yesterday by Collins , Heller said he could not support any bill that took away health insurance from "tens of millions of people".


At least 18 killed in Mogadishu restaurant attack

At least 18 killed in Mogadishu restaurant attack

However, the rapid and quick response of the security forces prevented further destruction and loss of life. Six attackers - one suicide bomber and five gunmen - were involved in the raid on the up-market area of Mogadishu which is popular with young and diaspora Somalis and some foreigners.


Sen. Dean Heller Is the First Moderate

Sen. Dean Heller Is the First Moderate "No" on Trumpcare

The addition of the six-month waiting period to Senate's Better Care Act, however, could make it more hard for Republicans in the chamber to pass the measure with the budget reconciliation process. Democrats said the GOP measure would take coverage away from people and raise their out-of-pocket costs, all in the name of paring taxes on the wealthy.



Senate Health Care Bill: 5th Republican Senator Comes Out Against GOP Plan

Heller said he thought the bill would harm the elderly, the disabled and people battling substance abuse, adding that he is "not confident" it will lower costs for consumers. Already conservative GOP Sens. Sens. Rand Paul of Kentucky, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and Mike Lee of Utah joined Cruz in a joint statement they're "not ready to vote for this bill".


Cosby won't testify, defense rests in sex assault trial

Cosby won't testify, defense rests in sex assault trial

It was read to them by the judge. The question going into Monday's proceedings was whether Cosby hismelf would testify - a high-stakes gamble that could have allowed him to work his charm on the jury but could have also exposed him to blistering cross-examination .