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Report says healthcare bill leaves 51M uninsured in 2026

The Congressional Budget Office says an estimated 51 million people under age 65 would be uninsured in 2026 under the latest version of the House Republican health care bill.
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Trump: Comey ‘was not doing a good job’

President Donald Trump says ousted FBI Director James Comey "was not doing a good job." It was Trump's first public remarks about his firing Tuesday of the FBI chief.

Trump administration unveils plan to slash corporate, individual tax rates

Top Trump administration officials insist the president's proposed tax plan, which would slash corporate and individual tax rates, will not add to the deficit.

Clinton on Trump: ‘We owe him an open mind and a chance to lead’

Hillary Clinton has delivered what are expected to be her final remarks of the presidential election after a devastating loss to Donald Trump.

Top Senate Democrat hints at Obama’s Supreme Court timeline

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid indicated that he may have a clue as to when President Obama will announce his nominee to the Supreme Court.
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McConnell says Senate won’t vote on Obama Court pick

Top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell says flatly that his party won't permit a vote on any Supreme Court nominee submitted by President Barack Obama but will "revisit the matter" after the presidential election in November.

Senate GOP to Obama: Don’t bother nominating to Court

Senate Republicans are uniting behind Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in insisting that President Barack Obama's successor fill the Supreme Court vacancy after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia.

GOP hopeful Carson threatens to leave Republican Party

In what would be a nightmare scenario for the GOP, presidential hopeful Ben Carson threatened Friday to leave the Republican Party amid reports of deepening concerns from GOP officials about the splintered 2016 electorate.
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Democrats poised to filibuster stopgap funding measure

Legislation that would keep the government open only if President Barack Obama agrees to strip taxpayer funding for Planned Parenthood is getting a vote in the Senate.

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