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Ryan: New revisions are winning support for GOP health bill

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A proposal to revive the stalled Republican health care bill is gaining support, Speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday, but he stopped short of saying the plan has garnered the votes the GOP would need to finally push the high-profile measure through the House. Ryan spoke to reporters after leaders briefed rank-and-file Republicans ...]


House GOP moves to revive failed Obamacare repeal

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The first test for a proposed compromise comes Wednesday morning when House Republicans gather for an all-members meeting.


Republican Provision In Rewritten Healthcare Law Exempts Congress, Staff From Obamacare Bans

Added: 26.04.2017 16:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

As talk of a compromise on repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) being reached among moderate and conservative Republicans on Capitol Hill continue to filter out, a provision of the reworked measure exempting members of Congress and their staff from the new provisions has also been dug up, Vox reported Wednesday. Under the exemption, members of Congress whose states opt to waive out of Obamacare’s ban on pre-existing conditions or insurers who will charge sick people higher premiums will not be affected. New Jersey Rep. Tom MacArthur, who authored the amendment, confirmed this was the case: Members of Congress and their staff would get the guarantee of keeping these...

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The New GOP Health Care Bill Shows Republicans Have Given Up on Fully Repealing Obamacare

Added: 26.04.2017 16:17 | 0 views | 0 comments

Moderates want to keep Obamacare's essential structure in place.


Former State Dept. adviser announces run for MD governor

Added: 26.04.2017 15:45 | 9 views | 0 comments

Alec Ross, a high-profile former aide in former President Obama's State Department, is jumping into the Maryland governor's race in to challenge Republican Gov. Larry Hogan.The former top adviser at the State Depar...


Berkeley College Republicans explain lawsuit against university over Coulter

Added: 26.04.2017 15:15 | 1 views | 0 comments

The conservative speaker will visit campus on Thursday amid threats of violence.


Wary Republicans eye new Obamacare repeal plan

Added: 26.04.2017 14:09 | 1 views | 0 comments

The proposal's first test comes Wednesday morning when House Republicans meet.


House Freedom Caucus leaders back new health care plan

Added: 26.04.2017 14:08 | 2 views | 0 comments

White House officials and several Republican lawmakers claimed Tuesday they were nearing a deal on health-care legislation with the House Freedom Caucus, with at least three leading figures in the hard-line group ready to support an overhaul after the dramatic collapse of talks last month.


Government shutdown: Border wall money out, Obamacare fight on

Added: 26.04.2017 13:23 | 2 views | 0 comments

Congressional Republicans have privately proposed a funding bill that does not include money for the border wall, a congressional source told CNN on Tuesday, but whether that proposal would fund subsidies for health care remains a major obstacle to avoiding a government shutdown ahead of Friday's deadline.


Grassroots resistance

Added: 26.04.2017 12:30 | 3 views | 0 comments

Across America, Democrats are hoping to win Republican heartlands in President Trump's first major electoral test.


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