by | June 22, 2017 | 00:12

McConnell and a small group of Senate Republicans have been working on the measure behind closed doors for weeks, keeping the bill - and negotiations - from public view. Opposition to the House-passed health care bill has almost doubled among Republican voters since the end of April, according to Morning Consult polling.

by | June 22, 2017 | 00:05

Handel, 55, will become the first Republican woman to represent Georgia in the US House of Representatives, according to state party officials. Donald Trump was jubilant last night after post-election votes to determine seats in Congress were solidly won by Republican candidates.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:10

President Donald Trump acknowledged on Friday he is under investigation in a probe of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential race and possible collusion by his campaign - and seemed to assail the Justice Department official overseeing the inquiry.

by | June 16, 2017 | 01:04

According to The Washington Post , Charles Orear, 50, a restaurant manager from St. Louis, said that he became friendly with Hodgkinson during their work together in Iowa on Sanders's presidential campaign. Filous said she saw the shooter hit a uniformed law enforcement officer, who she said was later evacuated by helicopter. Hodgkinson is believed by investigators to have been a person "of strong views ", a senior United States official said.

by | June 14, 2017 | 02:29

This race has been spiced up with salacious accusations and targeted ads between candidates Mrs. Vogel and Mr. Reeves, and whether voters paid attention to or cared about that will soon be revealed. If reading this in the WHSV app, please click the link below which says 'View Additional Content'. "You might call it establishment; I call it educated".

by | June 11, 2017 | 01:54

Trump's persistence in pushing to reinstate the executive order suggests that the real problem here isn't one of national security, but of wanting to keep Muslims out of the United States, something that is both unconstitutional and unAmerican.

by | June 05, 2017 | 03:07

The money, offered by Bloomberg's philanthropic foundation, would ensure there was no disruption to the UN's work on climate change in the wake of Trump's decision, he said . He's received awards as a businessman in that regard. "Even if the president follows through on his commitment to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, mayors will stand in the gap", Benjamin told VOA.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:33

In addition, a third now expect their ability to get and keep health insurance and the quality of their health care to get worse under the pending bill, compared to about one in five that said so in December. Only if you allow your coverage to lapse for more than two months could you be charged more for ONE year: a 30% surcharge for one year in states that do not apply for a waiver from some of Obamacare's regulations, or one year of health based pricing in states that do receive a waiver.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:38

A year and a half ago, the world came together in Paris around the first-ever global agreement to set the world on a low-carbon course and protect the world we leave to our children. "I think the president's legal team felt very strongly that it was best, that the cleanest way to address it was to just get out", a senior administration official told reporters.

by | June 01, 2017 | 07:11

Get stabbed in your neck if you hate free speech. He called himself a "patriot" and said , "That's what liberalism gets you". "Shining bright star I love you forever", she wrote. Macy said the families of the men are also heroes. "So as I'm praying with him, I tell him he's a attractive man", Macy said. Asha Deliverance, the mother of Mr Namkai-Meche, has written an open letter calling on Donald Trump to address Islamophobia.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:16

That follows a recent report from The Washington Post alleging that Kushner wanted to develop a secure, private line with Russian Federation. The White House has not denied the Post report. "This White House is filled with some of the finest and hardest working men and women in the American Government". According to the Huffington Post , the president was firing off tweets from his personal account , blasting the "fake news" media and congratulating Montana WWE congressional victor ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:22

Nonetheless, DeMario - who in his overconfidence compared himself to Michael Jordan , LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Tom Brady and Derek Jeter - seemed to be winning Rachel over with his athleticism. The victor? WaBoom. The men all chucked their baby dolls on the ground in disgust. Anyway, ugh, Whaboom wins. Clearly the bar for what constitutes husband material is low, but this would make a great game at a baby shower.

by | May 28, 2017 | 08:05

The league will showcase the two best teams again when the NBA Finals tip off on Thursday night (ABC, 9 p.m. ET). With 2:40 left in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals , James scored a three-pointer that officially put him over the edge.

by | May 27, 2017 | 00:28

The G-7 leaders posed together for a picture amid discussions on security, terrorism and climate change. During his presidential campaign, Trump repeatedly called on other members of the alliance to meet the 2% of GDP goal that their countries agreed to in 2014, which only the US, UK, Poland, Estonia and Greece now do.

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:43

Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters at the scene late Tuesday that one person was known dead from the twister, although details were lacking. A volatile severe weather setup is still expected Tuesday, with the highest threat east of a Garden City-Liberal line.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:33

Corker said there is a group of Republicans in the Senate working on health care and will take "responsible, deliberate action" on the issue. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., gleeful at the prospect of potentially reclaiming the House gavel in 2018, told Republicans they will "glow in the dark" over the vote.

by | May 10, 2017 | 13:04

Paul Kane, writing for The Washington Post , thinks they were not so much celebrating the passage of a poor health care bill, but a badly needed legislative victory that Trump was lacking during his first 100 days in office. All told, it would decrease federal spending on the program by $880 billion over the next decade, the CBO estimates. "We just don't want people to get hurt any more than they already have", Senator Rounds said.

by | May 04, 2017 | 03:27

Only two of its last 29 winners have had their final tune-up for the Run for the Roses less than three weeks before winning North America's most famous horse race. With that being said, I find myself attracted to this colt primarily due to his pedigree. With nine career races, he's one of the most experienced in the field and I do think that's an asset.

by | May 02, 2017 | 16:20

Only 16 Republicans and 14 Democrats opposed the bill. House members voted 382-30 to approve the legislation, which gives lawmakers until midnight on May 5 to try to reach a compromise on legislation to fund the government through the rest of fiscal year 2017, which ends September 30.

by | April 26, 2017 | 02:51

That's not a typo. Trump spent his 2016 campaign lambasting China and Mexico for cheating on trade. The Trump administration announced it will impose a 20 percent tariff on imported softwood lumber from Canada. President Trump was accompanied by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. However, Davies and council president Susan Yurkovich cautioned any pain to the industry depends on the length of the dispute and what happens to prices in the longer term.

by | April 26, 2017 | 02:44

One more Arkansas inmate, Kenneth Williams, is to die Thursday in the death chamber at the Cummins Unit, in unincorporated Lincoln County, southeast of Pine Bluff. The condemned inmate is allowed an attorney and a spiritual advisor, according to Department of Correction spokesman Solomon Graves. For his last meal, Jones had fried chicken, potato logs, beef jerky bites, Butterfinger bars and a chocolate milkshake.

by | April 25, 2017 | 14:55

This means that the staff and crew were not technically United Airlines employees, and United pilots believe this is an important distinction. The incident sparked outrage among other passengers as well as on social media. The airline is emphasizing that it will also no longer ask law enforcement to evict passengers that do not pose a security threat. Dr. Dao was one of them.

by | April 25, 2017 | 14:15

Then in Game 3 , the Grizzlies returned the favor by rolling up the Spurs to avoid a 0-3 hole and claw back into the series . "We're a team that we're not gonna have a chance to win if we don't play with a certain energy". Memphis was turnover-prone during much of the game but secured the ball when it really mattered. JaMychal Green had 14 points off the bench. In Milwaukee, DeMar DeRozan scored 33 points, and Toronto beat the Bucks in a defensive slugfest to tie their first-round Eastern ...

by | April 23, 2017 | 00:31

Tuesday's special election in Kansas-the first congressional election during the Trump presidency- determined who will fill the vacancy left by the newly appointed CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Lewis said despite the loss, Democrats are motivated and said the 2016 election "turned a switch on" for many to become more active and to get out and vote.

by | April 21, 2017 | 00:17

The debate got heated Tuesday over patients' rights to smokable marijuana. An abortion bill that failed was one that would have changed the constitutional definition of what a person is to include any homo sapien at any stage of development, including at fertilization.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:02

Educational advocates also criticize the governor for going on a so-called "victory tour" since passing the Excelsior Program because of the lack of comprehensive higher education funding available for all students. Esterberg said. The Daily Signal produced a video with a breakdown of how much " free college" in NY is going to cost taxpayers. What if an Excelsior scholarship recipient wins a Rhodes or Marshall scholarship for graduate study overseas, or is moved by patriotism to enlist in ...

by | April 16, 2017 | 07:50

The Warriors and the Trail Blazers could go blow to blow on the offensive end, but Golden State is an elite defensive team, too. When Steph Curry met the Blazers in November he scored 23 of his 28 points in the third quarter, so will be looking to reignite that form when the two teams meet this Sunday.

by | April 16, 2017 | 03:42

Saturday , April 15, at Chino Valley Community Center, 1615 N. Road 1 East. Everyone is welcome to come worship with them, come as you are. Meet and take photos with the Easter Bunny and get a free 4-inch by 6-inch print to pick up at the Walgreens in Plaistow, New Hampshire.

by | April 10, 2017 | 04:24

And, yes, thats true even though the bill they considered is profoundly unpopular and aimed at replacing something that is now polling at almost 50-percent favorability. A proposal discussed between the White House and leaders of the Freedom Caucus would let states seek federal waivers of two insurance requirements the law established.

by | April 06, 2017 | 06:04

Earlier, the foreign ministry in Damascus "categorically" denied responsibility. In August 2012, in the midst of the Syrian civil war, President Barack Obama made it clear the use of chemical weapons was a " red line " that would be met with a military response.

by | April 01, 2017 | 05:12

Dixon moved to TCU before this season, and the Horned Frogs just missed the NCAA Tournament in his first year, and then won the NIT. "They go hand in hand". Gonzaga's strength is in its balance. If you managed to guess the final four correctly this year you ended up being part of the.003 percent to do so out of over 13 million submissions.

by | March 31, 2017 | 05:10

Earlier this week the owners of all the NFL's football teams met to vote on the move and approved it by a count of 31 to 1. Miami was the lone dissenter. But that letter was "filled with uncertainty", according to Goodell. There is only a select group of cities in North America that are home to both an National Hockey League and an NFL franchise and Vegas is now one of them.

by | March 29, 2017 | 09:05

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday meant to increase USA energy independence by unraveling regulations former President Barack Obama had adopted to combat climate change. Considering the immediate effects of this order, families invested in the energy sector could suffer a loss in job security, as the United States prioritizes an industry (coal) that most experts agree is on its last legs over something more practical and long lasting (renewable).

by | March 26, 2017 | 08:20

Late-game theatrics aside, Dorsey's having the kind of NCAA Tournament that basketball fans remember for generations. The bus carrying the Ducks to Sprint Center on Saturday passed right by the Power and Light District in downtown Kansas City, where thousands of Jayhawk fans were rallying hours before the tipoff.

by | March 26, 2017 | 06:46

Martin also described the thoughts racing through his mind during the final seconds of the Gamecocks' win Sunday to advance to the Sweet 16. What South Carolina has done is impressive in every way. Thornwell's "Z's" aside, nobody is snoozing on seventh-seeded SC ... not anymore. "They're well-coached and not only are they good technique-wise, they add heart", Krzyzewski said.