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Acosta sworn in as 27th US labor secretary

Added: 28.04.2017 17:49 | 7 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has sworn in Alex Acosta as the nation's new labor secretary, filling out President Donald Trump's Cabinet as he approaches his 100th day in office. The oath-taking Friday comes after the Senate's 60-38 confirmation vote in which eight Democrats and one independent joined Republicans in voting yes. "It ...]


U.S. appeals court grants Trump request on climate regulations case

Added: 28.04.2017 17:49 | 5 views | 0 comments

A U.S. appeals court on Friday granted a Trump administration request to put on hold a legal challenge by industry and a group of states to former President Barack Obama's regulations aimed at curbing greenhouse emissions mainly from coal-fired power plants, rules that the Republican president is moving to undo.

On Health Care, Republicans Are Only Negotiating With Themselves

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The GOP's Obamacare repeal is stalled because Republicans haven't made a case for its merits.


Congress passes one-week spending bill

Added: 28.04.2017 17:29 | 6 views | 0 comments

Members of Congress passed a stop-gap measure preventing the government from shutting down on April 28. Republicans said they are "on track to have a full fiscal year 2017 appropriations legislation completed soon," while Democrats say they still have a way to go in negotiations.

Eye Opener: Trump says "major conflict" with North Korea is possible

Added: 28.04.2017 16:59 | 9 views | 0 comments

President Trump warns of a potential "major conflict" with North Korea but says he wants to negotiate. Also, Republicans say they're still not ready to vote on the latest plan to replace Obamacare. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.


Grassroots resistance

Added: 28.04.2017 15:49 | 6 views | 0 comments

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


Kasich calls out GOP on Trump tax plan costs: 'That’s how pathetic things get in this town'

Added: 28.04.2017 15:41 | 8 views | 0 comments

Ohio Gov. John Kasich panned President Trump's tax plan for failing to include revenue increases to offset massive tax cuts, arguing that Republicans are abdicating their responsibility to protect against booming deficits...


Trump won't see health care vote in first 100 days

Added: 28.04.2017 13:17 | 2 views | 0 comments

House Republicans announced they did not have the votes to pass a new bill.


Lawmakers poised to approve one-week spending bill Friday to keep government open

Added: 28.04.2017 13:08 | 7 views | 0 comments

Despite pressure from the White House, Republicans backed down from a health-care push late Thursday that threatened a bipartisan deal to pass a short-term spending bill.

Abortion Rift Puts Democratic Militants in Charge

Added: 28.04.2017 12:18 | 7 views | 0 comments

, Boston Globe
ONE HUNDRED DAYS in, we now know that only 2 percent of Americans who voted for Donald Trump regret their vote, according to the latest ABC/Washington Post poll. That same poll says two-thirds of all those questioned believe the Democratic Party is out of touch with the concerns of Americans, higher than either Trump or the Republicans.


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