Friday October 20-th, 2017

Trump's health care timeline is off Trump's health care timeline is off

Three Republican senators - John McCain of Arizona, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME - voted against the bill along with the entire Democratic caucus. And Democrats are saying, we're ready to deal on health care and maybe even...

Schumer calls for bipartisanship following Obamacare repeal failure Schumer calls for bipartisanship following Obamacare repeal failure

What Meadows is referring to is the fact that the "skinny repeal" bill was not popular even among the Republicans who voted for it, as it mostly just repealed Obamacare's mandates without taking steps to replace the health care law .

US Lawmakers Expect More Sanctions on Venezuela Over Vote US Lawmakers Expect More Sanctions on Venezuela Over Vote

Government supporters clash with members of Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly, in Caracas , Venezuela July 5, 2017. Highways were mostly empty and businesses shuttered across the country as millions of people observed the 48-ho...

Trump Insists He's 'Presidential,' Ranks Himself Right Behind Lincoln Trump Insists He's 'Presidential,' Ranks Himself Right Behind Lincoln

Don't sell your house". United States President Donald Trump appeared in Youngstown, Ohio during a rally on Tuesday and reportedly warned senators if they do not pass the health-care reform, the consequences may be severe. He says: "our guys are ...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders kicks off press briefing by ribbing Scaramucci Sarah Huckabee Sanders kicks off press briefing by ribbing Scaramucci

Sanders said Trump likes to encourage competition between his employees. See a sampling of tweets below and watch the full press conference above. Before Sanders appearance on Fox, Scaramucci tweeted he would seek to stop using "colorful lan...

Congress Passes Sanctions on Russia, Now Heads to Trump Congress Passes Sanctions on Russia, Now Heads to Trump

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani also condemned the bill, and vowed to take retaliatory measures against the United States . -Russian relations, which deteriorated under former President Barack Obama. Putin told a joint news conference with his Finn...

First Attempt at Repeal-Only of Obamacare Falls Short in Senate First Attempt at Repeal-Only of Obamacare Falls Short in Senate

Where that debate will end, though, is still anyone's guess. While this is considerably better than the other options - the House's American Health Care Act (AHCA) was estimated to leave 23 million uninsured, while the Senate's Better Care R...

Lalu Prasad may move Supreme Court as 'opportunist' Nitish quits Mahagathbandhan Lalu Prasad may move Supreme Court as 'opportunist' Nitish quits Mahagathbandhan

The new government will have a trial of strength in the state assembly on Friday. Lalu Prasad Yadav who returned from Ranchi on Thursday evening chaired a meeting of legislators and party workers at his residence where it was chose to "oppose eac...

Israel removes flashpoint holy site metal detectors Israel removes flashpoint holy site metal detectors

The teen, Mohammed Jawawdeh, was killed on Sunday after he argued with the Israeli. Mourners portrayed the teen as a "martyr" who died for Muslim rights at the Jerusalem shrine. The head of the Supreme Islamic Committee, Ikrema Sabri, said the fi...

In Late Night Vote, Senate Shoots Down Better Care Reconciliation Act In Late Night Vote, Senate Shoots Down Better Care Reconciliation Act

The proposal the Senate shot down on Wednesday would have gutted the individual and employer mandates , end Medicaid expansion - one of the most contentious parts of the bill - and roll back numerous ACA's taxes. POLITICO: Republicans vote to mo...

Korea warns USA on regime change talk as key Russian visits Pyongyang Korea warns USA on regime change talk as key Russian visits Pyongyang

The ICBM , which North Korea has named the " Hwasong-14 ", flew 933 km at a maximum altitude of 2802 km for 39 minutes. " North Korea , which believes that its existence is under threat, can not be stopped by military pressure only, so in reality ...

There's no 'free market' solution to health care — Geoff Coventry There's no 'free market' solution to health care — Geoff Coventry

Some insurance industry executives welcomed the talk of bipartisanship, but they said action must be taken quickly to resolve key issues affecting consumers. The senators questioned the legality of using taxpayer money to lobby for the replacement an...

Democrats to vote on fate of GOP-allied defectors Democrats to vote on fate of GOP-allied defectors

In light of this latest failure, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell unveiled the worst plan yet - repeal Obamacare without offering a bill to replace the healthcare law. "President Trump and Republicans have repeatedly promised to lower premi...

Open Championship Predictions: Will Jordan Spieth win? 7/22/17

JORDAN SPIETH took command of The Open with a stunning bad weather display - then revealed he didn't even want to leave his HOUSE. He broke the previous mark of 63 by making eight birdies against no bogeys, finishing with a par from just off the b...

Home Health Groups Relieved, Wary After Trumpcare Bill Fails Home Health Groups Relieved, Wary After Trumpcare Bill Fails

And we need you to keep it up, because we haven't stopped Trumpcare yet. At the other end, there have been two defections by Senate Republicans who opposed the Senate plan because of cuts to Medicaid. With the election of Trump, Republicans final...

OJ Simpson to be released from prison on parole OJ Simpson to be released from prison on parole

Tanya Simpson also said she anxious about O.J.'s mental state, too, saying that his mood swings scared her. On Thursday, July 20, during a hearing before the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners , four of the seven commissioners chose to grant ...

Minneapolis police chief steps down six days after fatal shooting Minneapolis police chief steps down six days after fatal shooting

Harteau said she had not spoken out on the shooting until Thursday because she was on vacation and had little cellphone coverage in the remote mountainous area where she was staying, reported the St. Australia has demanded answers over the death of ...

Palestinians suspend official contacts with Israel: president

The conservative Israeli Jews often provoke tensions in the area by attempting to pray in areas designated for Muslims. Israel police severely restricted Muslim access to a contested shrine in Jerusalem' . Various internal and external sources are...

Trump legal team's spokesman resigns Trump legal team's spokesman resigns

Trump said it would be a "violation" for Mueller to dig through Trump family finances as part of his investigation and left open the possibility that he would try to force Mueller out. The president's involvement in a controversial SoHo developmen...

North Korea tourism: U.S. 'to ban Americans from visiting' North Korea tourism: U.S. 'to ban Americans from visiting'

Warmbier. Koryo Tours and Young Pioneers Tours both said that they had been informed by the government about the impending travel ban. US nationals traveling to the isolated nation after that would risk having their passport invalidated, the compan...

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