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House set to vote on GOP health care bill Friday

(WASHINGTON) -- The House will vote on the Republican-backed American Health Care Act (AHCA) Friday after Thursday night’s planned House vote was delayed.

President Donald Trump's top... Read More

Revised GOP health bill still leaves 24M more uninsured after decade, CBO says

(WASHINGTON) -- A new report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) on the GOP’s health care bill says that the revised version would have similar effects on health insurance coverage and
premiums, and a smaller effect on reducing the... Read More

Republican Congressman Duncan Hunter under investigation for potential campaign finance violations

(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Justice is investigating Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., for potentially violating campaign finance laws by using tens of thousands in those funds for personal use,
according to the House Committee on Ethics.
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Thursday night's vote on health care a pivotal moment for GOP

(WASHINGTON) -- The fate of House Republicans' health care plan remains up in the air as it heads for a vote in the House later Thursday, the timing of which has yet to be announced.

Despite Wednesday’s late-night negotiations and pe... Read More

House intel chair apologizes for briefing White House before ranking member

(WASHINGTON) -- Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., apologized to the full House Intelligence Committee Thursday for failing to inform the committee's Democratic ranking member of his findings -- that the intelligence community "incidentally collected" s... Read More

Schumer: Democrats will filibuster Trump SCOTUS nominee Gorsuch

(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate’s top Democrat dealt a critical blow to the confirmation process of President Donald Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, Judge Neil Gorsuch, by vowing to invoke a filibuster that would force Republicans to ear... Read More

US-Mexico border wall needed only in 'strategic locations,' says border patrol union head

(WASHINGTON) — The head of the union representing U.S. Border Patrol agents said Wednesday that a wall along the southern border was only necessary in "strategic locations."

During a Senate hearing on staffing needs for Border Patrol... Read More

House conservatives threaten GOP health care bill

(WASHINGTON) — Members of the House Freedom Caucus, after years of frustrating GOP leaders' plans with a Democrat in the White House, are prepared to do the same under President Donald Trump.

Meeting twice on Wednesday after a trip t... Read More

New poll finds dipping approval, honesty ratings for Trump

(WASHINGTON) -- A public opinion poll released by Quinnipiac University Wednesday reported decreasing levels of approval for President Donald Trump in the midst of his battle over the new health
care bill, continued insistence he was surveilled... Read More

Top Dem says evidence 'more' than circumstantial in Russia probe

(WASHINGTON) -- Democrats struck back at the revelation Wednesday that information about Trump campaign officials was "incidentally collected" during surveillance, with the party's top intelligence
committee member alluding to growing evidence ... Read More

Congressional Black Caucus says meeting with Trump was a 'positive first start'

(WASHINGTON) -- Members of the Congressional Black Caucus went to the White House on Wednesday for their first official meeting with President Donald Trump.

The meeting, which comes five weeks after Trump asked a reporter at a press confer... Read More