Collins to vote ‘no’ on Graham-Cassidy bill, likely dooming it
Sep25

Collins to vote ‘no’ on Graham-Cassidy bill, likely dooming it

Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, announced this evening that she will vote “no” on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, becoming the third Republican to do so and likely dooming the GOP’s late…

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What to know about the Republican runoff for Jeff Sessions’ Senate seat
Sep25

What to know about the Republican runoff for Jeff Sessions’ Senate seat

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — On Tuesday, Alabama Republicans will vote in a primary runoff for the Senate seat previously occupied by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.A first round of voting failed to yield a majority for a single candidate. Now the …

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White House sidesteps questions about Trump’s profane language on anthem protesters
Sep25

White House sidesteps questions about Trump’s profane language on anthem protesters

ABCNews.com(WASHINGTON) — White House press secretary Sarah Sanders deflected questions Monday about the specific words employed by President Donald Trump to describe NFL players kneeling in protest during the national anthem, saying only that it’s “a…

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Republicans introduce conservative DACA fix that offers path to citizenship
Sep25

Republicans introduce conservative DACA fix that offers path to citizenship

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Two Republican senators have introduced a new bill that addresses the status of hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers, potentially offering them a 15-year path to citizenship.The bill,…

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Supreme Court removes arguments on previous travel ban from calendar
Sep25

Supreme Court removes arguments on previous travel ban from calendar

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — After President Donald Trump issued a new proclamation Sunday prohibiting or limiting travel from eight countries, the United States Supreme Court removed cases related to the previous travel ban from its calendar.The a…

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What’s different about the revised Graham-Cassidy bill
Sep25

What’s different about the revised Graham-Cassidy bill

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The authors of the latest Republican effort to repeal and replace Obamacare have released a revised version of their health care legislation after spending the weekend finessing the numbers in their bill with the hope o…

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