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Sally Yates: Trump administration behavior 'should be alarming to us as a country'

Tuesday  23:00,   27 june 2017
The Hill

Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates slammed the Trump administration on Tuesday for ignoring legal and political norms, arguing that concerns about President Trump's conduct should go much deeper than whether he committed an impeachable[...]

Sally Yates: Trump administration behavior 'should be alarming to us as a country'

Tuesday  23:00,   27 june 2017
The Hill

Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates slammed the Trump administration on Tuesday for ignoring legal and political norms, arguing that concerns about President Trump's conduct should go much deeper than whether he committed an impeachable[...]

Sanders gives White House briefing in surprise sub for Spicer

Tuesday  22:31,   27 june 2017
The Hill

Deputy White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders subbed for Sean Spicer at Tuesday's daily press briefing. Sanders's surprise appearance came as Spicer, who was scheduled to lead the briefing, was on Capitol Hill with other White[...]

A Time Magazine with Trump on the cover hangs in his golf clubs. It’s fake.

Tuesday  22:20,   27 june 2017
MSN

<p>There was no March 1, 2009, issue of Time Magazine. And there was no issue at all in 2009 that had Trump on the cover</p>“Donald Trump: The ‘Apprentice’ is a television smash!” the big headline said. Above the Time nameplate, there was[...]

A Time Magazine with Trump on the cover hangs in his golf clubs. It’s fake.

Tuesday  22:20,   27 june 2017
MSN

<p>There was no March 1, 2009, issue of Time Magazine. And there was no issue at all in 2009 that had Trump on the cover</p>“Donald Trump: The ‘Apprentice’ is a television smash!” the big headline said. Above the Time nameplate, there was[...]

Retracted CNN story a boon for president at war with media

Tuesday  21:35,   27 june 2017
Associated Press

For a president seemingly at perpetual war with "fake news," the resignation of three CNN journalists over a retracted story about a Donald Trump Russian connection is a gift from the political gods at a time the struggling effort to[...]

Facing GOP opposition, Senate leaders postpone vote to overhaul Obamacare

Tuesday  21:26,   27 june 2017
MSN

<p>Facing a rebellion within their own ranks, Senate Republican leaders on Tuesday postponed a vote to overhaul the 2010 Affordable Care Act until after the July Fourth recess.</p>The current proposal by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell[...]

Panetta: Russia hacked US because of perceived 'weakness'

Tuesday  21:01,   27 june 2017
FOX News

Former Obama defense secretary and CIA director Leon Panetta says perceived “weakness” encouraged Russian President Vladimir Putin to direct cyber-attacks against the United States and interfere with the 2016 election. 6 Incredible Cards You[...]

Cornyn: Key vote to advance health bill likely Wednesday

Tuesday  20:39,   27 june 2017
The Hill

Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas), the Senate's No. 2 Republican, says a key vote to advance the GOP ObamaCare repeal bill will likely occur on Wednesday.&nbsp;"It's looking a little more like tomorrow right now," Cornyn told reporters on Tuesday,[...]

Cornyn: Key vote to advance health bill likely Wednesday

Tuesday  20:37,   27 june 2017
The Hill

Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas), the Senate's No. 2 Republican, says a key vote to advance the GOP ObamaCare repeal bill will likely occur on Wednesday.&nbsp;"It's looking a little more like tomorrow right now," Cornyn told reporters on Tuesday,[...]

Health care bill winners (wealthy) and losers (Medicaid recipients), according to the CBO

Tuesday  20:01,   27 june 2017
USA TODAY

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of the Senate’s plan to overhaul the Affordable Care Act does not offer help to Republicans hoping to get enough votes for passage this week. Taxes would be cut, but the ranks of the[...]

Health care bill winners (wealthy) and losers (Medicaid recipients), according to the CBO

Tuesday  20:01,   27 june 2017
USA TODAY

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of the Senate’s plan to overhaul the Affordable Care Act does not offer help to Republicans hoping to get enough votes for passage this week. Cards With Massive Rewards And No Annual Fees [...]

The Latest: 5th GOP senator opposes debate on health bill

Tuesday  19:26,   27 june 2017
Associated Press

<p>Utah Sen. Mike Lee has become the fifth Republican senator to oppose starting debate on the GOP health care bill. That deals another blow to party leaders hoping to push the top-priority measure through the Senate this[...]

Ryan: This could be ‘most productive’ presidency, Congress in our lifetime

Tuesday  18:06,   27 june 2017
The Hill

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Tuesday said this could be the "most productive" presidency and Congress in our lifetime.&nbsp;.@SpeakerRyan: If we accomplish our campaign promises, it'll be the most productive presidency and congress in [...]

Ryan: This could be ‘most productive’ presidency, Congress in our lifetime

Tuesday  18:06,   27 june 2017
The Hill

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Tuesday said this could be the "most productive" presidency and Congress in our lifetime.&nbsp;.@SpeakerRyan: If we accomplish our campaign promises, it'll be the most productive presidency and congress in [...]