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Ryan: Focus is on keeping government open, not healthcare

Ryan: Focus is on keeping government open, not healthcare

The latest is Scott Garrett, who was named to head the Export Import Bank, an organization he worked to eliminate while in Congress, which is why Democrats oppose his appointment. He and his fellow Republicans will wear the jacket. He cited the difficulty Democrats faced when trying to pass Obamacare. But Trump may be able to entice Dems who know Obamacare risks collapse; there's only one insurance carrier in almost a third of US counties and more insurers are jumping ship.


Enforcing North Korea Coal Ban Seriously, No Violations: China

Enforcing North Korea Coal Ban Seriously, No Violations: China

The concern began several days ago, when the Trump administration fueled what became the widespread perception that a powerful US aircraft carrier group was speeding to the region - an apparent show of force in response to recent nuclear and missile provocations by North Korea .


Trump says 'very unusual moves' made with regard to N. Korea

Trump says 'very unusual moves' made with regard to N. Korea

Other presidents have suggested that they might use military force against North Korea , while trying to get China to pressure their neighbor into pursuing a diplomatic resolution . But President Trump may not even know who Kim is, judging from his latest "Fox & Friends" interview that left viewers guessing. "Nobody's ever seen such a positive response on our behalf from China", Trump said.



UK's May wins MP's backing snap poll

The latest poll comes after ComRes and ICM gave the Conservatives a 21 point lead, suggesting Theresa May could win a triple-digit majority at the general election on 8 June. May said that if there is not an election soon, "the negotiations with the European Union will reach their most hard stage in the run-up to the next scheduled election".



Scientists take to streets to defend research

Still, politics wasn't far from the surface. Besides the Washington march, organizers said more than 600 "satellite" marches were taking place globally in a protest timed to coincide with Earth Day. Under Trump's budget blueprint, the National Institutes of Health would lose almost $6 billion in funding, a massive blow to federally funded medical and scientific research.



Tory support at 9-year high

May greater authority to pursue a Brexit agreement. London is expected to finish Brexit negotiations before March 29, 2019. Parliament will vote Wednesday on holding a June 8 election. "A genuinely progressive party would not refuse to introduce a 50p top rate of income tax on the richest", said Corbyn. Ms May formally notified the European Union on March 29 of Britain's intention to leave, and said she was confident of reaching a deal on the terms of withdrawal in the two years ...