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NY's Senators Hope Healthcare Vote Sparks Bipartisanship

NY's Senators Hope Healthcare Vote Sparks Bipartisanship

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has released the text of his pared-down bill to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act . The two senators' greatest concerns included cuts to Medicaid and the effect on rural hospitals, and the Guardian reported on how they have both consistently opposed Republican efforts to defund Planned Parenthood, which was included in earlier GOP efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare .


Trump's ex-campaign chief meets Senate investigators

Trump's ex-campaign chief meets Senate investigators

Manafort, President's Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and eldest son Donald TrumpDonald TrumpWhy "Lying Donald" Trump can't stop slandering Hillary Clinton Senate Judiciary subpoenas Manafort It's time to take a close look at how federal policies affect states MORE Jr.


Trump, Sessions and America's looming constitutional crisis — FT COLUMN

Trump, Sessions and America's looming constitutional crisis — FT COLUMN

The centrifugal force of Trump frenzy is spinning off allies in Republican and conservative elites who have been clinging to his coattails since November in the hopes of enacting their agendas. If you are thinking of making a recess appointment to push out the Attorney General, forget about it. Now when he investigates Trump, he is viewed as the cat's paw of Democrats.


Jordan's king says Amman preventing 'Judaization' of holy sites in Jerusalem

Jordan's king says Amman preventing 'Judaization' of holy sites in Jerusalem

Earlier, the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the Imam of al-Aqsa Mosque said they were satisfied with Israel's removal of metal detectors and other security measures opposed by Muslims. A top aide to US President Donald Trump flew in for crisis talks, while King Abdullah II of Jordan, the official custodian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem , urged Netanyahu to remove the security measures.


Trump's agenda suffers major setback, as Obamacare repeal fails at US Senate

Trump's agenda suffers major setback, as Obamacare repeal fails at US Senate

Speaking after the vote , Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell looked stunned and lamented the vote and the inability of the GOP to fulfill its long-term campaign pledge. Ron Johnson - the one in which Graham called the bill "terrible policy" that he'd vote for only if House Speaker Paul Ryan swore up and down that it would never become law.



Priebus: Trump 'Was Right To Hit The Reset Button'

Prior to joining the Trump administration, Priebus was chairman of the Republican National Committee and Republican Party of Wisconsin. But Priebus largely avoided the CNN's anchors questions about his contentious relationship with Scaramucci, telling him "I'm not going to get into the mud", adding, "I'm going to honor the president, his agenda and our country and not get into this personal stuff".