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Growing group of senators oppose health care bill

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Growing group of senators oppose health care bill

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A growing number of Republicans are speaking out against the now-delayed Senate health care bill.The bill already had more than enough opponents to stop a procedural vote from happening. But more Republican senators hav…

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Fact check: The Senate health care bill’s effect on Medicaid

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Fact check: The Senate health care bill’s effect on Medicaid

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway insisted this week that the Senate GOP health care bill does not include cuts to Medicaid.Meanwhile, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said the health care proposa…

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Pro-Trump PAC pulls attack ad against GOP senator who opposes Senate health bill

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Pro-Trump PAC pulls attack ad against GOP senator who opposes Senate health bill

Ethan Miller/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — A political action committee for President Trump has pulled an attack advertisement against a member of the president’s own party, Republican Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada, over his opposition to the Senate health …

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Roger Stone to testify next month before House Intelligence Committee

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Roger Stone to testify next month before House Intelligence Committee

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Roger Stone, a longtime associate of President Trump, will testify before the House Intelligence Committee on July 24 in a closed-door session, ABC News has learned.Stone’s scheduled appearance before the commi…

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Clinton’s former campaign chair defends Obama response to Russian hacking

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Clinton’s former campaign chair defends Obama response to Russian hacking

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign chairman, John Podesta, went to Capitol Hill on Tuesday for a closed-door hearing with the House Intelligence Committee investigating Russian interference in the election.Speaking to reporters aft…

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Pres. Trump says it’s ‘OK’ if Senate health care bill doesn’t come to a vote this week

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Pres. Trump says it’s ‘OK’ if Senate health care bill doesn’t come to a vote this week

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Trump suggested that he accepts the Senate health care bill may not come to a vote this week.”This will be great if we get it done, and if we don’t get it done it’s just going to be something that we’re n…

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Pro-Trump PAC launches attack ad against GOP senator who opposes Senate health bill

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Pro-Trump PAC launches attack ad against GOP senator who opposes Senate health bill

Ethan Miller/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — A political action committee for President Trump has launched an attack advertisement against a member of the president’s own party, Republican Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada, over his opposition to the Senate healt…

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Vote on Senate health care bill delayed amid lack of support

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Vote on Senate health care bill delayed amid lack of support

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Republican senators he is delaying a vote on the GOP health care bill until after the Fourth of July recess because he does not have the votes to move it to debate, two senior…

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What we know and don’t know about the travel ban implementation

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What we know and don’t know about the travel ban implementation

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The Supreme Court’s decision to partially implement the Trump administration’s controversial travel ban raises questions about how it will be implemented before the case is formally argued in front of the Supreme Court …

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McConnell delays Senate health care vote

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McConnell delays Senate health care vote

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Republican senators he is delaying a vote on the GOP health care bill until after the Fourth of July recess because he does not have the votes to move it to debate, two senior…

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