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"They would be [moving Senate votes] if he started this at the beginning of the process," said Jim Dornan, a Republican strategist. "It's al...
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Republicans plan to vote Tuesday on whether to begin debate on a healthcare bill.
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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes had recused himself from the committee's Russia investigation.
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"Is Fake News Washington Post being used as a lobbyist weapon against Congress to keep Politicians from looking into Amazon no-tax monopoly?...
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"There's a lot of good in Jeff Sessions," Gingrich said on Fox News. "I think it would be a big mistake for the president to do anything exc...
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Cruz and Rudy Giuliani are among the names "being floated" to replace Sessions.
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The GOP needs every vote it can get in the Senate.
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It is another court win for the commission.
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"He better get the votes," Trump said. "Otherwise I will say, Tom, you're fired."
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The move angered Lee and Democrats who believed a AUMF vote was finally within reach after years of dead-end debate.
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As the Boy Scouts in the crowd began chanting "U.S.A.," Trump then asked Price if he would "get the votes."
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The White House indicated Trump would sign the resolution, saying the "harmful rule would benefit trial lawyers by increasing frivolous clas...
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Democrats balked, as almost all of them voted against the bill.
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Scalise jokingly asked other lawmakers in the meeting whether the Senate passed its healthcare bill yet.
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In a Statement of Administration Policy, the White House said senators must pursue a plan that would repeal Obamacare and replace it with re...
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"Attorney General Sessions is unfit to serve as the top law enforcement official in the nation and should resign from his position immediate...
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It remains unclear if Trump will sign the bill if it's passed by Congress this week.
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Democrats had criticized Bernhardt for his ties to the fossil fuel industry during his time in private practice as a lawyer and adviser to e...
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The Bureau of Land Management is formally proposing to rescind regulations targeting the use of hydraulic fracturing to produce oil and natu...
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"It is a mistake for the Senate to proceed with a vote on Tuesday and force a one-sided deal that the American people are clearly against,"....
07/25/2017   Reuters Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator John McCain will make a return to the U.S. capitol on Tuesday to play what could be a crucial role in keeping Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare afloat.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
DETROIT (Reuters) - A federal judge in Michigan halted on Monday the deportation of more than 1,400 Iraqi nationals from the United States, the latest legal victory for the Iraqi nationals facing deportation in a closely watched case.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote overwhelmingly on Tuesday for a bill that would slap new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, potentially complicating President Donald Trump's hopes of pursuing improved relations with Moscow.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump exhorted every Republican to vote yes on a healthcare overhaul when it comes before the Senate this week, but one of his party's most vocal opponents of the bill, Senator Susan Collins, said he had made no effort to reach her.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
GLEN JEAN, West Virginia (Reuters) - After another challenging day in Washington, President Donald Trump flew to West Virginia to a field full of 40,000 chanting and cheering Boy Scouts, telling them he was happy to leave Washington behind.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump made a last-ditch plea to U.S. Senate Republicans on Monday to "do the right thing" and fulfill seven years of campaign promises to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Frustration is mounting among leading foreign policy officials in President Donald Trump's administration as they chafe at some policy and bureaucratic defeats and complain they lack independence to do their jobs, officials say.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, emerged from behind the scenes on Monday to tell Senate investigators he had no part in any Kremlin attempt to meddle in the U.S. election despite having met Russians four times last year.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's commission investigating voter fraud may request voter roll data from U.S. states, a federal judge ruled on Monday, in a setback for groups that contend the effort could infringe on privacy rights.
07/24/2017   Reuters Politics
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was at the White House on Monday but did not meet with President Donald Trump, who referred to him in a tweet as "beleaguered" earlier in the day, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said.
07/20/2017   Charles Krauthammer
One cannot imagine a more wrenching moral dilemma than the case of little Charlie Gard. He is a beautiful 11-month-old boy with an incurable genetic disease. It depletes his cells' energy-producing structures (the mitochondria), thereby progressively ravaging his organs. He cannot hear,...
07/13/2017   Charles Krauthammer
The Russia scandal has entered a new phase and there’s no going back. For six months, the White House claimed that this scandal was nothing more than innuendo about Trump-campaign collusion with Russia in meddling in the 2016 election. Innuendo for which no concrete evidence had...
07/06/2017   Charles Krauthammer
Across 25 years and five administrations, we have kicked the North Korean can down the road. We are now out of road.On July 4, North Korea tested an intercontinental ballistic missile apparently capable of hitting the United States. As yet, only Alaska. Soon, every American...
06/29/2017   Charles Krauthammer
In mathematics, when you're convinced of some eternal truth but can't quite prove it, you offer it as a hypothesis