Monday December 18-th, 2017

Israeli, Indian PMs agree to combat terrorism together Israeli, Indian PMs agree to combat terrorism together

The West Asian region has been marred by conflict between Israel and Palestine and battle against the ISIS terror group, civil wars in Syria and Yemen. Working to modernize its military to counter China and Pakistan, India is now Israel's biggest arm...

Vote against Senate heath bill and more letters to the editors Vote against Senate heath bill and more letters to the editors

The Senate health care bill will slash Medicaid. Many Republican governors are urging Republican senators to push back on the current health care legislation because it would cut Medicaid funding. "That's traditional Washington , but I'm aski...

Fire Officials Urge Residents to Let the Pros Handle Fireworks Shows Fire Officials Urge Residents to Let the Pros Handle Fireworks Shows

These displays are fun and lovely, but could be unsafe if they're not properly executed. During a two-week period in 2016, the Monmouth County 9-1-1 Communications Center received 193 calls related to fireworks before and after the Fourth of Jul...

Modi govt urged not to dilute India's stand on Palestine Modi govt urged not to dilute India's stand on Palestine

India established diplomatic ties with Israel in 1992. Beyond defence and military ties, Modi's far-right Hindu nationalist supporters find common cause in Israel's hostility to surrounding Muslim majority states, as well as widespread anti-...

Trump Gives Nancy Pelosi a Backhanded Compliment Trump Gives Nancy Pelosi a Backhanded Compliment

Speaking at a rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa , Trump touted the Republican wins in Georgia's sixth and South Carolina's fifth Congressional district on Tuesday night. That could be the case in 2018, particularly if the Republicans end up passing a he...

Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi

The more elections we have, the more the "Obama coalition" looks less like a long-lasting political force and more like a cult of personality. "It's the party", Congressman Tim Ryan told CBS's Nancy Cordes. A Rice spokesman clarified to CNN ...

DNC Chairman Tom Perez suggests Democrats could 'take 50 seats' in House

Nor have they identified a challenger. "It's time for Nancy Pelosi to go, and the entire leadership team". In an internal memo distributed to Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee staff obtained by ABC News, Chairman Rep. No other Democra...

Indiana Democrats, Republicans React To Senate Health Bill

But at least one Republican governor of an expansion state signaled that he felt the bill was a step in the right direction. The 142-page Senate health care bill revealed Thursday was written in secret by 13 white men with little or no expertise ...

Gabe Vilardi selected 11th overall by Kings in NHL Draft

He also has a new team. Shero said the Devils determined Hischier was their guy in the final week to 10 days, opting for the so-called "Swiss McDavid" over Patrick for his upside and ability to make others better. "I can't describe it, but I'm ...

Spicer expected to address Senate health care plan

Sen. Dean Heller , R-Nev., said Friday he will not vote for the Senate's Obamacare replacement bill as now written. "As I have consistently stated, if the bill is good for Nevada, I'll vote for it and if it's not - I won't", Heller said.

Democrats Play Blame Game With Pelosi After Georgia Election - To GOP's Glee Democrats Play Blame Game With Pelosi After Georgia Election - To GOP's Glee

I'm a strategic, politically astute leader. That kind of message probably will spark more internal debate, particularly among Democrats from swing districts or swing states. House than at any time since Herbert Hoover was elected. For that reas...

Nancy Pelosi lauds her own leadership record after Democratic losses Nancy Pelosi lauds her own leadership record after Democratic losses

He tried and failed last fall to unseat Pelosi as House minority leader. And who do you think should be the top House Democrat? He followed that up with a Wednesday morning memo, declaring, "The House is in play". "Karen has to run again, so watch ...

Rep. Moulton calls for new Democratic leadership

UNIDENTIFIED WOMAN: Ossoff would vote with Nancy Pelosi to weaken our military. This reminds me of the endless debates after Hillary Clinton's loss about why she didn't have much of an economic message. The ads were successful; Democrats lost a...

Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader

That followed another recent Democratic disappointment in Montana, where the Republican candidate won even after last-minute assault charges, and an earlier loss for the Democrats in Kansas. She dismissed the members who have said it is ti...

Senate Health Care Bill Hangs In The Balance As 4 Lawmakers Waver

Like the House bill, the Senate would repeal a penalty associated with the individual mandate requiring most people to have health insurance or else pay a fine. - Restricts subsidies that help lower-income families afford premiums. Here are the 1...

Group of Democrats meet behind closed doors to consider ousting Pelosi

Despite spending tens of millions of dollars, Pelosi and the Democrats failed this week to capture a seat in suburban Atlanta they thought they could win - the latest in a string of losses in special elections to fill Republican-held seats.

North Korea warns against following 'psychopath' Trump

Medical officials said Warmbier suffered "severe neurological injury" and his parents Fred and Cindy Warmbier said he fell victim to "awful, torturous mistreatment" by North Korea. One of his former school counselors, who was attending the funera...

'Obamacare Is Dead': Trump 'Very Supportive' of Senate GOP Healthcare Bill 'Obamacare Is Dead': Trump 'Very Supportive' of Senate GOP Healthcare Bill

GOP insiders expect Sens. "Only this wolf has sharper teeth than the House bill", he said on the Senate floor. "I look forward to examining this new proposal carefully and reviewing the analysis by the Congressional Budget Office when it is avai...

Pelosi Strikes Back: 'I Think I'm Worth the Trouble' Pelosi Strikes Back: 'I Think I'm Worth the Trouble'

Prior to Georgia and South Carolina , Democrats fell in special races in Kansas in April and Montana in May. JOE CROWLEY: We're disappointed. Others dismissed the idea that Pelosi really played much of a role in the outcome in Georgia, where ...

Virginia establishment favorite easily wins Democratic primary

Ed Gillespie's narrow victory against former Trump state campaign chairman Stewart provided the night's biggest surprise. Gillespie ran for U.S. Senate in 2014 and lost, and once served as counselor to former President George W. With almost all th...

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