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DAILY NEWS
(Page 2) BEGINNING July 12, 2017

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11/23/17

Expiring provisions threaten to upend promised tax relief

The GOP tax plan got a triple whammy of brutal reviews

Twin GOP tax plans will erode domestic spending

A new analysis shows the Senate GOP tax bill fails a key test that would prevent it from passing

Poll: Economists Unanimous That Debt Would Balloon Under GOP Tax Plan

Will the Government Shut Down in December Over Immigration Reform?

Sen. Flake: President 'Made Big Mistake' Supporting Roy Moore

'If it was my daughter, I'd break his face': Republican lawmaker and former Navy SEAL unleashes on Roy Moore

Congressman on tape tells woman he would report her to Capitol Police because she could expose his secret sex life

Congressional Russia Probes Likely to Head Into 2018

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11/22/17

Senate releases tax bill text ahead of ‘unusually fast’ vote

The Finance 202: There is something very strange about the GOP tax plan

Senate tax bill could undermine tax-harvesting robo-advisors

House Republicans have a little-known plan to raise taxes on teachers by $2 billion

Tax Reform Is Gonna Eat My Lunch!

How the Trump tax cuts will affect you

Worried about moves to tax tuition waivers, Utah graduate students rally against GOP tax plans

Tax Reform Is Gonna Eat My Lunch!

Obamacare is thriving despite GOP attempts to kill it

Actuaries warn Congress mandate repeal would increase premiums

GOP rep apologizes for lewd photo shared on Twitter

Roy Moore campaign refuses to substantiate claims about accuser

Trump, Senate GOP at odds over Roy Moore

Key GOP senator breaks his promise on judicial nominees

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11/21/17

Establishment GOP conflicted over potential Moore win

Ex-RNC chair: Trump's comments on Roy Moore 'beyond stupid'

NJ Politics Digest: Lance Has ‘No Reason to Disbelieve’ Trump Accusers

House Ethics panel announces probe of Conyers

Trump’s tax plan would shaft 11 million taxpayers

Don't be fooled: Republicans aren't simplifying the tax code

Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski announces support for repealing individual mandate, a potential boost to tax overhaul

House GOP tax plan would fall $1.3 trillion short of paying for itself, study finds

Economic growth would not pay for Senate tax cuts, analysis says

Fight erupts over tax credit for 'orphan' disease drugs

Congress barreling toward explosive immigration fight

‘It is intentional sabotage’: Utahns rally against Republican tax-reform bills

The Federal Reserve is primed to do a very foolish thing over the Republican tax bill

Facing 'hard decisions,' health centers plead for restored funding

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11/20/17

Alabama election has GOP racing against the clock

Why evangelicals are again backing a Republican despite allegations of sexual misconduct

For some GOP women, the ultimate women’s issue right now is the GOP tax plan

Here’s the incredibly unpopular GOP tax reform plan — in one graph

The Finance 202: The competing demands of GOP senators could doom tax overhaul

Here are the Senate Republicans who will decide the fate of the tax bill

Who stands to lose in the GOP tax bill?

Will Cutting the Health Mandate Pay for Tax Cuts? Not Necessarily

The Republican War on College

The Senate just made it a lot easier for Trump to appoint federal judges, over Democrats’ objections

Sen. Lamar Alexander: I like GOP majority, but problems n...


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11/19/17

Two GOP senators say Roy Moore shouldn’t run for office

GOP senator: Capitol Hill's sexual harassment reporting protocol is 'totally inappropriate'

Senate GOP running out of options to stop Moore

Mulvaney: Accusations against Moore 'credible'

Marc Short: Trump would be campaigning for Roy Moore if he wasn’t ‘concerned’

Flake on hot mic: GOP 'toast' if we become the party of Trump, Moore

Collins: Sexual harassment allegations against Trump ‘remain very disturbing’

Collins still weighing tax bill: 'I think there will be changes'

Lisa Murkowski saved Obamacare. But here's why she may not abandon Republicans on taxes

GOP Tax Bill Is The End Of All Economic Sanity In Washington

Mick Mulvaney defends GOP tax bill (full interview)

Trump administration officials use Sunday news shows to lie about GOP tax bills

Mnuchin: 'I don't know' if individual tax cuts will extend beyond 2025

GOP governors facing 2018 conundrum: Trump

Texas Republicans slam White House over disaster relief request

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11/18/17

The Shocking Math of the Republican Tax Plan

The Difference Between the House and Senate Tax Bills In One Simple Chart

GOP defends Trump judicial nominee with no trial experience

Ad encourages GOP rep to vote no on tax bill

Senate bill would impose new privacy limits on accessing NSA’s surveillance data

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11/17/17

Republicans are still a long way from their tax bill becoming reality

The Republican Tax Strategy: Speed, Subterfuge, and Diversion

Tax Overhaul Drama Moves to Senate as House Approves Its Bill

Senate advances tax bill — but some Republicans have problems with it

The 13 House Republicans who voted against the GOP tax plan

Family leave tax credit added to latest GOP tax bill

Senate Republicans Slip 'Flimflam' Paid Leave Proposal Into Tax Bill

‘Don’t spew that stuff on me’: The debate over whether Republicans’ tax bill will only help the rich, in one heated video

Mnuchin says only 'million dollar' earners will pay higher taxes—TaxPolicyCenter and others show otherwise

Who Really Gets a Tax Increase if the Individual Mandate Goes Away?

House passes tax bill but faces skeptical public

The tax-cut package is extremely unpopular, and it's not hard to see why

The Finance 202: 'Biggest tax cut in American history' isn't popular with many Americans

Forget tax reform. The looming government shutdown could be an even bigger disaster for GOP

Free trade is becoming more popular — especially among Republicans

Most Americans say Trump and Republicans responsible for any future problems with Obamacare, poll finds

Middle-Class Families Confront Soaring Health Insurance Costs

Medicare 'Part B' premiums to rise next year for many

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11/16/17

House passes sweeping tax bill in huge victory for GOP

House Republicans Pass Tax Bill

The House just passed its big tax bill. Here’s what is in it.

The House just passed a $1.5 trillion tax bill that’s brutal for poor people

Home builders, Realtors oppose House-passed tax reform package

Trump tax reform threatens historic tax credit that preserved Des Moines buildings

Former Pentagon chiefs to Congress: If you’re serious about defense, don’t pass current GOP tax bill

House passes GOP tax bill, upping pressure on struggling Senate effort

House Republicans pass tax plan, Senate plan's future unclear

Senate tax bill would cut taxes of wealthy and increase taxes on families earning less than $75,000 by 2027

GOP tax bill would spike Obamacare premiums nearly $2,000 for families, trigger Medicare cuts

How Medicare could see a cut thanks to the Republican tax plan

Republicans need to 'call Sen. Johnson's bluff' and add more middle class tax cuts now

Republican senators urge White House to back off on adding end date to NAFTA

Alabama GOP rebuffs pressure to abandon Roy Moore

If Roy Moore pulls off Senate win, expelling him is no slam dunk for McConnell

McConnell: Ethics Committee should review Franken allegations

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11/15/17

Republicans Slap an Expiration Date on Middle-Class Tax Cuts

Republicans’ risky attempt to repeal the Obamacare individual mandate with their tax plan

The Finance 202: Senate GOP is gambling bigly by rolling back individual mandate in tax package

Every Tax Cut and Tax Increase in the House G.O.P. Bill and What It Would Cost

Those Republican tax cuts will become tax hikes

Republicans Explain Why They Want Permanent Tax Cuts For Corporations But Not People

Trump's top economic adviser can't contain his surprise after CEOs say his tax plan won't make them invest more

Johnson says he will not support tax-reform bill

These House Republicans Could Cause Problems For The Tax Bill

Sen. Cornyn on opposition to tax bill, Roy Moore scandal

Elite colleges with fat endowments are on the defensive as the GOP drags them into a D.C. tax fight

GOP senators seek to 'gut' ACA via state waivers

Why Jeff Sessions may be the GOP’s only Alabama option: Protest votes for Roy Moore

GOP hopes Trump will save Alabama Senate seat

The GOP’s problematic decision to believe Roy Moore’s accusers but not Trump’s

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11/14/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

NJ Politics Digest: Battle Over GOP Tax Plan Comes to Jersey

NJ CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION DEEPLY DIVIDED ON TRUMP TAX REFORM
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House GOP moving full speed to get tax reform done by year-end

House panel sets up floor debate on GOP tax reform bill

Senate GOP tax bill will include repeal of ObamaCare mandate

GOP chairman releases modifications to tax bill, including mandate repeal

Republican tax bill could slash $25 billion from Medicare, CBO says

If Trump's new tax plan passes and you make $500,000 a year, you're about to get slammed

3 tax changes that would affect homeowners

A Republican senator finally admitted what's needed to fix the tax bill — and Trump won't like it

Senate Tax Bill Makes Millionaires Eligible For Child Tax Credit

The GOP tax bill is no place to attack reproductive rights

Haste on Tax Measures May Leave a Trail of Loopholes

Ryan: House to mandate anti-sexual harassment training

Ryan: House to mandate anti-sexual harassment training

Mitch McConnell Presses Roy Moore to Step Aside, Says ‘I Believe the Women’

National Republican move against Roy Moore grows — but key Alabama Republicans are not joining in

GOP megadonor Adelson publicly breaks with Bannon

Stock surge raises pressure on GOP to deliver

You want to see how to stand up to Trump?

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11/13/17

GOP mobilizes against Moore

McConnell: Roy Moore should step aside

Senate GOP campaign chairman calls for Moore to be expelled if he wins

How the Roy Moore scandal raises GOP concerns for 2018

John Kasich on Roy Moore, Democrats and 2020 (Full)

Tough decisions loom as congressional GOP moves closer to tax-cut plan

Trump calls for major last-minute changes to GOP tax plans

Senate tax tweak would curb pretax 401(k) catch-up contributions

Analysis says Senate bill would hike taxes for 13.8 million

The Finance 202: House aims to pass tax overhaul this week as businesses urge caution

Silicon Valley is freaking out about this provision in the Senate tax bill regarding stock options

Juan Williams: GOP is shackled to Trump

John McCain uses Trump's favourite insult against him after he fails to raise human rights with Duterte

Can Senator Corker Save the State Department?

Sessions considering second special counsel to investigate Republican concerns, letter shows

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11/12/17

GOP nears initial victory on tax reform

GOP leaders bullish tax bill will pass the House this week

McConnell to NYT: I 'misspoke' on tax increase for middle class in Senate plan

Key GOP chairman: House will not accept 'total elimination' of property tax deductions

Toomey: 'No good reason' to subsidize high-tax states

Mnuchin: House and Senate tax bills have 'absolute same objectives'

How your tax bracket could change in 2018 under Trump's tax plan, in 2 charts

More than 400 millionaires tell Congress: Don’t cut our taxes

Real estate groups ready to battle GOP on tax proposals

Fight over paid leave heating up in Congress

GOP retreat from Moore intensifies

GOP senator: Moore denial not as strong as the allegations

Toomey calls on Moore to step aside: 'Accusations have more credibility than the denial'

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11/11/17

Republicans had a great week on taxes. Or did they?

The Republican Tax Plan Is Doomed, But It's Still Worth Gawking at in Amazement

GOP rushes to cut ties to Moore

Cassidy pulls endorsement of Moore

Roy Moore’s refusal to exit Alabama Senate race reflects diminished power of Washington

Alabama Governor May Delay Election to Deal With Roy Moore Allegations

Trump judge nominee, 36, who has never tried a case, wins approval of Senate panel

McCain blasts Trump: 'There's nothing 'America First'' about believing Putin

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11/10/17

Mounting GOP retirements threaten House majority

This one map shows the Republicans’ problem in Virginia

McConnell walks back claim about middle-class tax cuts

Paul Ryan abandons key boast on Republican tax cut plan

Tax split between House, Senate poses a big challenge

Senate candidate Roy Moore does not rule out that he may have dated teen girls when he was in his 30s

Moore defends himself as pressure mounts

Two GOP senators withdraw Roy Moore endorsements after sexual misconduct allegations

Republicans Try to Block Moore’s Path as Candidate Denies Sexual Misconduct

All the Appalling Ways Republicans Are Defending Roy Moore

Should he stay or should he go? The reason Republicans can’t quite ditch Roy Moore yet.

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11/9/17

Here's what's in the Senate Republican tax plan

Senate GOP plan would delay corporate tax cut, protect mortgage interest deduction

Senate to delay corporate tax cut, breaking with Trump and House

GOP tax bill clears hurdle, heads to House floor

Live coverage: Day four of the Ways and Means GOP tax bill markup

Congress Weighs Repeal of Tax Credit for Rare Disease Drugs

Key differences between the Senate and House tax plans

REVEALED: Senate Republicans just unveiled their enormous tax bill — and it has some significant differences from the House

Lindsey Graham bluntly summarizes GOP's motivation for tax reform: 'The financial contributions will stop'

Senate and House negotiators strike defense bill deal that outspends Trump

Woman says Roy Moore initiated sexual encounter when she was 14, he was 32

Moore after sexual allegations: 'I refuse to stand down'

Mitch McConnell calls on Roy Moore to exit Alabama Senate race ‘if these allegations are true’

Virginia GOP Rep. Bob Goodlatte Announces He Is Retiring

Voters just sent a message: Republicans are way out of step on health care

GOP anxiety rises over ’18 midterms

‘Canary in the coal mine’: Republicans fear Democratic wins mean more losses to come

House Intelligence Panel Is Expected to Interview Sessions

U.S. Risks ‘Coup’ if Mueller Investigation Continues, Republicans Warn

A list of who's leaving Congress

Blue Dog Democrats taking hard line on GOP tax bill

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11/8/17

GOP's 'class warfare' tactics will doom tax reform

GOP tax cut plan would add $1.7 trillion to the deficit, CBO projects

Repeal of medical deduction prompts tax bill pushback

Poor Housing Investment Gets Worse in Tax Plan

Push to restore adoption credit gains steam

Ted Cruz Is Pushing to Include Obamacare Mandate Repeal in Tax Bill

Senate tax plan will not include controversial 20% excise tax on imports by multinational companies: Sources

Live coverage: Day three of the Ways and Means GOP tax bill markup

Top GOP senator says election losses could complicate tax reform

Tuesday’s elections offer fresh evidence that the ground is shifting beneath GOP

Republicans Fret About 2018 After Tuesday’s Ballot Box Trouble

Voters just raised a massive red flag for the GOP's agenda

Republicans seek new path after failure of Gillespie’s ‘Trumpism without Trump’

Former RNC Chair Michael Steele Trolls Donald Trump Over Virginia Loss

House panel drops effort to force testimony on Trump 'dossier'

Paul Ryan erases any doubt: ‘We’re with Trump’

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11/7/17

Senate GOP tax bill could delay corporate tax cut and make other major changes that break sharply with House plan

GOP criticism of tax bill grows, but few ready to vote against it

Live coverage: Day two of the Ways and Means GOP tax bill markup

Two words in the GOP tax bill mean tens of billions for the superwealthy

NFL opposes US Republican tax plan on stadium funding

GOP Rep. LoBiondo to retire

Texas GOP lawmaker won’t seek reelection

Texas Republican Rep. Ted Poe announces retirement

Retirements shine spotlight on GOP term limits for chairs

Trump woos Democrats as conservatives demand changes to House GOP tax bill

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11/6/17

GOP unlikely to repeal ObamaCare mandate in tax measure

This week: GOP seeks to advance tax overhaul

Live coverage: Ways and Means begins tax bill markup

Three (almost) inexplicable parts of the Republican tax plan

The most controversial parts of the House's tax plan

Tax Reform: A Back Door To Killing Health Care, Medicare, And More

Facing pockets of dissent, Republicans begin revising tax bill

House GOP leaders just scored a big win for their giant tax plan

Influential think tank retracts analysis of GOP tax bill

GOP Tax Bill Mostly Benefits The Wealthy, Tax Policy Center Finds

Tax reform state of play: Markup day

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11/5/17

Tax reform sprint leaves little time for funding fight

Using tax legislation to overhaul Obamacare still ‘being discussed,’ Ryan says

Tax bill raises red flags for Senate GOP

House weighing 'host of ideas' in tax bill revision, Ryan says

Ryan feels 'very good' about passing tax bill by Thanksgiving

House tax bill would scrap deduction for medical expenses

3,200 wealthy individuals wouldn’t pay estate tax next year under GOP plan

They spent years planning to live with Alzheimer’s disease. The GOP tax bill threatens those plans.

Sen. Rand Paul’s injuries far more severe than initially thought

Ryan: Congress will not interfere with Mueller investigation

Graham: Trump is crossing a line with DOJ comments

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11/4/17

Conservatives hit GOP tax bill for nixing adoption credit

Republicans Sneak Anti-Abortion Language Into Tax Bill

Key Republican says ObamaCare mandate repeal under consideration in tax bill

House GOP revises tax bill, makes it less generous to middle class

Here's what Trump's new tax plan means if you're making $25,000, $75,000, or $175,000 a year

Trump tax plan will pull plug on $7,500 credit for electric vehicle buyers

Both Bush Presidents Worry Trump Is Blowing Up the G.O.P.

Sen. Corker Scorches Trump Over Veiled Threats Against Jeff Sessions

Rand Paul assaulted at his home

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11/3/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

In Final Stretch, Guadagno Hits Property Taxes, SanctuaryCities
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GOP predicts few defections on tax vote

Republicans break their promise on tax reform

The GOP’s bill is ‘a sensible framework’ — but ‘still a deficit-exploding tax cut’ for the rich and corporations

GOP House tax bill would deliver blow to California homeowners

Tax primer: How the GOP handled several thorny issues

Report: The enormous Republican tax plan would die in the Senate because of a key rule

The Health 202: If the GOP really wanted to repeal key parts of Obamacare, they could use their tax plan to do it

Trump personally pushing GOP leaders to use tax bill to undermine Obamacare

This year's Congress is perilously close to a failing grade

Public will turn against GOP tax bill, Schumer predicts: ‘The more it’s in sunlight, the more it stinks’

Republicans insist Mueller’s work won’t affect timeline of congressional Russia probes

Republicans just introduced a resolution to remove Mueller from the Trump-Russia investigation

Mueller is ‘compromised,’ should resign: GOP congressional resolution states

The Daily 202: Republican committee chairmen are retiring in droves, despite unified control of Congress

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11/2/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

KIM GUADAGNO: RUNNING HARD ENOUGH TO BECOME NJ’S SECOND WOMAN GOVERNOR?
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Republicans launch into sales push for tax plan

Read the House GOP's 429-page tax bill

GOP tax plan would shrink mortgage interest benefit, slash corporate tax rate

All your major questions about the GOP tax plan, answered

Blue states will be hit hardest by GOP tax plan’s limits on deductions

Jersey residents would lose big under new Trump-House Republican tax bill

The House Tax Bill: Six Popular Breaks You Didn't Realize You'll Be Losing

Winners and losers in the Republican tax bill

Here's how your take-home pay could change if Trump's new tax plan is passed

The GOP Tax Plan Is a Threat to National Security

GOP bill allows churches to back candidates, keep tax status

The GOP tax plan could save US tech billions — these 4 companies alone have $500 billion abroad

The Finance 202: Some corporate interests swiftly align against tax overhaul

Mitch McConnell finally has something to brag about: Judicial appointments

Trump tells GOP senators: Don’t include ‘dreamers’ fix in year-end spending bill

House Republican Lamar Smith announces he won't run for re-election

Divided GOP unites by attacking Hillary Clinton

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11/1/17

Republicans race to finish tax bill as pressure mounts

The Memo: GOP looks to get back on track with tax reform

GOP to delay release of tax bill

Top House Republican tax writers delay their reform bill until Thursday for a 'few finishing touches'

House tax plan would lower caps on 401(k)s, cut state and local deductions

Republicans Delayed Tax Reform. Here's Where They Disagree

The Republican Tax Plan Is Chaos and Suicide

The quest for tax reform is Ryan’s moment of truth

Three options for Republicans plotting a Trump counterattack

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10/31/17

Senate GOP: We are unified on controversial tax policy change

Republicans to propose keeping top tax rate for very wealthy, working to win over moderates

Tax Bill Delayed As GOP Divisions On Eliminating Tax Breaks Persist

This tax reform thing won’t be as easy as Republicans think

GOP tries to keep spotlight on taxes amid Mueller charges

Congressional Republicans tiptoe carefully around charges leveled by Mueller

Senate Republicans pledge to let Mueller’s investigation proceed

GOP Rep. Jeb Hensarling to retire after end of current term

Republican senators' approval ratings are plummeting

John McCain Just Attacked Nearly Everything Donald Trump Represents

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10/30/17

House GOP tax plan would now allow Americans to deduct property taxes

The Latest: Rebellious GOP lawmakers win tax concession

Republicans, desperate for a win, already face setbacks as they prepare to unveil tax bill this week

Republicans’ tax-cut proposal is politics at its most cynical

House Majority Leader McCarthy: 'I don't think we should punish people for being successful'

Key GOP moderate Susan Collins lays out tax goals

How a Republican Idea for Reducing Medicare Costs Could Affect You

Report: John Kasich is prepping a third White House bid for 2020

Top Senate Republicans (literally) dodge questions on Trump aide indictments

Congressional Republicans tiptoe carefully around charges leveled by Mueller

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10/29/17

Trump tax overhaul under intensifying fire as Congress readies bill

Boehner confronted Reid after criticism from Senate floor

John Boehner Unchained

Kasich: Millennials will shape future of GOP

Gov. Kasich on Republican attacks on President Trump

Corker: Reported charges in Russia probe 'a sideshow'

Focusing On Trump's Tweets Will Make You 'Out Of Touch' With Americans, Republican Senator Warns

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10/28/17

GOP plans tax blitzkrieg

Republicans to unveil tax reform next week, revealing plan's winners and losers

GOP tax bill shrouded in secrecy

Ryan loses key ally on tax reform after switch on breaks for homeowners

GOP chairman says tax bill to include property tax deduction

Paul Ryan begins a make-or-break push for tax legislation — and his future

On taxes, Trump is an eager salesman — but the policy action is on Capitol Hill

Trump, Republicans steer Russia probes in new directions

Jeff Flake knew his criticism of Trump would cost him. He couldn’t stop himself.

A Hatch retirement — and a Romney Senate run — could be inching closer to reality

Republicans’ horrible week (and not-great year) was entirely predictable

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10/27/17

Step one is done. But Republicans are still a long way from a tax bill becoming reality.

Budget vote raises red flag for GOP on tax reform

Mueller facing new Republican pressure to resign in Russia probe

Little chance Congress can kill Mueller's funding

Will Trump lose GOP majorities in 2018 if he keeps fighting with Republican lawmakers?

God bless all the anti-Trump Republicans

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10/26/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

GOVERNOR’S RACE 2017: BACK SEAT FOR HEALTHCARE IN FINAL PHASE OF CAMPAIGNING
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House narrowly passes budget, paving way for $1.5 trillion tax cut

House approves Republican budget, now must reveal tax plan that delivers on promises

Republicans just took a big step forward on tax reform — but it also signaled serious trouble to come

Here's Why 20 House Republicans Voted Against a Key Step on Tax Reform 

House Freedom Caucus Proves It's A Deficit Scam

Congressman: Budget bill is a ‘stunt’ and a ‘gimmick’ but I voted for it anyway

Sen. Corker: I see fear in people's eyes over tax reform

Don’t panic over new limits on 401(k) plans

Congress might take away the 401(k) for the wrong reason

Paul Ryan is confident he can sweeten tax reform to win over GOP holdouts

How to argue about the brewing war between Steve Bannon and Mitch McConnell

Jeff Flake knows the GOP is in trouble, and so does the base

Has the Trump wing of the GOP handed Democrats an opening to retake the Senate?

The Daily 202: The GOP civil war is bigger than Trump. A new study shows deep fissures on policy.

Corker and Flake Dare to Say What Everyone Else Is Thinking

Sen. Bob Corker: Criticism of Trump will 'absolutely not' affect my tax-reform vote

Corker: Trump administration implementing delayed Russia sanctions

US House approves legislation to sanction Hezbollah, thwart its cash flow

House Republicans growing impatient with Russia probe

In Colorado visit, Mike Pence promises to deliver “largest tax cut in American history” by the end of the year 

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10/25/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

NJ GOVERNOR’S RACE 2017: PLANS AND PLANKS FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING
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Jeff Flake’s retirement speech reads like an indictment of Trump supporters — and GOP leadership

Jeff Flake’s departure is a warning shot to the GOP: It’s time to get on the Trump train

The Daily 202: Flake and Corker feel liberated to speak their minds. That should terrify Trump.

Rift between Trump, establishment Republicans is now in full view

GOP senators’ struggle: Speak out against Trump, or achieve something for their silence

After Charlottesville, things began to change for Trump’s GOP critics in the Senate

As GOP Senators Bail, Republicans Are Learning What A Trump Party Looks Like

The Memo: GOP braces for what’s next amid Corker, Flake tumult

Analysis: Can the GOP survive the Trump presidency?

Tax Cuts Are the Glue Holding a Fractured Republican Party Together

Trump who? Republicans seem to be totally ignoring the president on taxes.

The GOP created Trump, but now more Republicans regret that victory

GOP House and Senate tax leaders threaten to break Trump’s promise not to change 401(k) rules

Top House tax writer suggests 401(k) changes could still happen, contradicting Trump

'This was the Wells Fargo Immunity Act': Consumers lose the right to sue companies

GOP seizes on new Clinton revelation

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10/24/17

Senate votes to kill new rule allowing class-action lawsuits against banks after Pence casts deciding vote

Jeff Flake's full speech announcing he won't run for re-election

WATCH: GOP Sen. Flake announces he won’t seek re-election

Flake's speech burning Trump gets standing ovation from some Republicans

Jeff Flake won’t rule out taking on Trump in 2020 primary

Flake, Corker push Trump criticism to new level

Republican Sen. Bob Corker unloads on Trump, says he 'debases the country'

Corker Is Speaking the Truth About Trump's Lies. Now It's Everyone Else's Turn.

GOP senators blister Trump, revealing a party at war with itself

Flake's Blistering Attack on Trump Is the Latest Crack in GOP Unity

As GOP Senators Bail, Republicans Are Learning What A Trump Party Looks Like

Rivalry on right emerges between ‘the two Marks’

Poll: GOP voters want McConnell to step down

Mitch McConnell: If anything unifies Republicans, it's ta...

Trump’s promises narrow GOP’s options on tax bill

Frenzy builds as tax legislation nears

Ryan: Tax bill coming next week

House Republicans aim to unveil tax bill on Nov. 1, source says

GOP on hunt for tax-cut funding

GOP group spending $2M on tax ad ahead of key vote

Budget deficit projected to pass $1 trillion even sooner than expected

A tyranny of the minority is raising your health care costs

Congress approves another round of hurricane, wildfire funding

House committees announce probe into Russia uranium deal 

As panel questions Trump associates, GOP launches new probes

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10/23/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

 NJ GOVERNOR’S RACE 2017: PROPERTY TAXES, PENSION SYSTEM, ECONOMIC GROWTH
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Analysis: N.J. Republicans battle Trump and party over important deduction in tax plan

GOP senators hold up disaster aid over Puerto Rico concerns

Senate pushes $36.5 billion disaster relief package for Puerto Rico

The point McCain and Bush made is much bigger than Trump

The critique of American military policy that got sidelined in McCain’s insult of Trump

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10/22/17

McConnell's full 'State of the Union' interview

McConnell: Bannon, others gunning to knock off GOP incumbents are ‘specialists at nominating people who lose’

McConnell says Trump needs to provide clarity on health care

McConnell: I'd be happy to bring a health care bill to the floor if I know Trump will sign it

McConnell dismisses unpopularity among Republicans: 'I'm not going to be on the ballot'

GOP Senate hopefuls reluctant to back McConnell as leader

Mitch McConnell says he still trusts President Trump, despite past scuffles

McCain appears to take swipe at Trump’s ‘bone spur’ Vietnam deferment

Voter Data: GOP Divide Goes Beyond Washington Feud

White House reporter: GOP is now the 'party of Trump'

In Congress, fears grow about lack of strategy on multiple battlefields

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10/21/17

GOP eyes move to lower premiums right before 2018 elections

Trump's Obamacare shift complicates ability to work with Democrats

Conservatives drop demands for bigger spending cuts to get to tax reform

The Memo: Murmurs of Trump dissent in GOP

Draft GOP bill seeks more constraints on Iran’s nuke program

How Trump’s Twitter account is fueling a GOP money surge

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10/20/17

Financial industry worried GOP tax plan will change 401(k)s

The Finance 202: Now, the hard part: Writing a tax bill

Republicans are celebrating tax cuts that are still a long way from becoming reality

Alexander struggles to find health-care breakthrough

Trump curveballs give Congress whiplash

Senate votes down effort to block drilling in Alaska refuge

Steve Bannon's speech to the California GOP tonight has some Republicans nervous

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10/19/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

RANCOROUS SECOND DEBATE MARKED BY JABS, INSULTS, ACCUSATIONS
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Senate approves budget in crucial step forward for Republican tax cuts

Senate votes to eliminate state and local tax deductions 

GOP, deliver Trump's tax reform to the American people by Christmas

GOP senator: Every tax change doesn't need to be made this year

What Republicans still need to do before voting on a tax plan

24 hours later, Senate health deal all but completely dead

Key Senate Republican warns GOP to change course on ObamaCare

GOP senators back Obamacare stabilization as Trump sends mixed messages

Report: A top House Republican is expected to resign

The GOP establishment's days may be numbered

George W. Bush’s unmistakable takedown of Trumpism — and Trump

George W. Bush just laid a major smackdown on Trumpism

George W. Bush: 'Bigotry seems emboldened' in US

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10/18/17

Senate GOP prepares for a war with Bannon

GOP leaders differ on tax timing expectations

GOP Lawmaker Says Emergency Rooms Should Be Able To Turn People Away

Paul Ryan Opposes Bipartisan Agreement On Obamacare Payments

Cruz, Sanders debate tax reform in CNN town hall

Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz debate tax reform: Follow live

The Finance 202: Rand Paul is being Rand Paul on budget

New health deal falls flat with GOP

This chart should really worry Republicans about 2018

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10/17/17

McCain endorses budget bill in win for GOP tax-reform effort

Issues pile up as Ryan, GOP seek focus on taxes

The dirty secret of tax reform: It’s all about cutting business taxes

Lindsey Graham: Rand Paul has 'bad info' on tax reform plan

Senators reach tentative deal on ObamaCare insurer payments

Key senators reach bipartisan health-care subsidy deal, and Trump expresses support

Senators have 'short-term plan' to stabilize Obamacare markets, as Trump's decision to kill crucial subsidies is raising health insurance rates

Trump's callous health care order will haunt the GOP in 2018

John McCain just delivered a total and complete takedown of Trumpism

Can Congress Block Trump if He Pulls Out of NAFTA?

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10/16/17

A Remarriage of Convenience Between Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell

Top Republicans, Business Leaders Come Out Against Trump

Collins: Trump should back effort to resume health subsidy

This week: Senate aims to kick off tax reform

McCain slams 'half-baked, spurious nationalism' sweeping US in passionate speech

GOP Sen. Thad Cochran still out sick with UTI, threatening key tax-related vote this week

Conservative army bolsters Trump on tax cuts

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10/15/17

Republican: The ‘totality’ of Trump’s decision on ObamaCare payments ‘helps the family’

Collins 'disappointed' in Trump's actions on health care

Insurers call on Congress to act on ObamaCare payments

Full Kasich: 'What Are They Doing?' for Health Care in Washington

Partisan clash on Obamacare raises specter of government shutdown

Graham: Trump will lose reelection if GOP is not successful

Will Congress pass tax reform? "If we don't we're dead," says Sen. Lindsey Graham

Collins: Trump needs to realize his 'words really matter'

Almost half of Republicans want war with North Korea, a new poll says. Is it the Trump Effect?

The president leaves Congress to fix the mess he’s made on Iran

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10/14/17

Cruz warns GOP could face ‘Watergate-level blowout’ in midterms if it fails on taxes, health-care

Trump health care attacks worry GOP

Trump hands Republicans a new ObamaCare problem

Republicans hit tax reform speed bump as some seek to keep prized deduction

Corker: Trump trying to 'publicly castrate' Tillerson

The key to Trump’s Iran plan is his harshest congressional critic

5 reasons the GOP won’t dump Trump

Former Bush aide issues startling warning to GOP: 'It's time to panic'

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10/13/17

GOP eyes big prize for tax bill: Manchin's vote

Sen. Ted Cruz: Tax reform may not happen until early next year

Sen. Ted Cruz: Economic debt is the 800-pound gorilla

Republican Collins to remain in Senate, ending speculation about bid for Maine governor

Susan Collins’s near-retirement speaks directly to the frustrations of Washington

Rand Paul defends Trump's use of executive order: He's not creating new law

69 Republicans vote against aid for Puerto Rico, other disaster sites

Republicans, it’s time to panic

What Republican senators really think of the president

Trump is setting up the Republican-led Congress to fail

After Trump tweets threat to free press, FCC’s GOP commissioners remain silent

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10/12/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

NJ Politics Digest: Guadagno Goes on the Attack
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Senate GOP struggles to hold budget coalition together, imperiling Trump’s tax cut ambitions

The Finance 202: McCain could give the same thumbs-down to a tax overhaul as he did to health care

Trump takes tax plan to the public as GOP senators struggle to find agreement

GOP senator slams Trump for threats against press

New volatility seizes tense fight for control of the Republican Party

WATCH: Rand Paul appears wildly distraught upon greeting Trump at White House

Trump to force GOP reckoning on Iran

Freedom Caucus chairman courts Dems on tax reform

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10/11/17

Will Congress ban bump stocks, a gun accessory used in the Las Vegas attack?

Siding With NRA, Paul Ryan Calls For Regulation -- But Not Law -- On Bump Stocks

Conservative group leaders call for McConnell to step down, adding fuel to GOP infighting

The Memo: Republicans fear aftershocks from Trump-Corker feud

Key conservative Republican eyes bigger tax break for charity

McConnell gives strongest hint yet that GOP should gut the biggest weapon Democrats have to halt Trump's judicial nominees

Committee approves bill to overhaul presidential monuments power

Republicans to Trump and Corker: Please just stop

How Republicans Got Trump Catastrophically Wrong

Undisclosed deal guaranteed Roy Moore $180,000 a year for part-time work at charity

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10/10/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

Phil Murphy, Kim Guadagno face off in New Jersey governor race's 1st debate 
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Republican Senators Want No Part of Trump-Corker Feud

White House hammers GOP senator, escalating feud

Cory Gardner is an Iran nuclear deal critic, so why hasn’t he said much about it lately?

President Trump’s fight with GOP leaders threatens tax reform

Bannon putting Senate majority at risk in 2018, Republicans warn

Could Steve Bannon’s efforts really unseat Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch?

2020 Census needs major cash infusion, commerce secretary will tell Congress on Thursday

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10/9/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

Murphy, Guadagno set to spar in first N.J. governor debate
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McConnell: Corker 'a valuable member' of Senate GOP

Retiring GOP lawmaker defends Corker: More Republicans should speak out against Trump

The Daily 202: Bob Corker tirade encapsulates five reasons why Trump has failed at governing

How Trump’s feud with Corker reflects the GOP’s shifting direction

Republicans Worry About Keeping Trump's Middle Class Tax Promise

Crunch time for Republicans seeking tax code rewrite

Like 'family farms,' mom-and-pop businesses propel tax cuts for the rich

Maine senator’s departure could nix bridge between GOP, Dems

This week: House moves to help Puerto Rico

Juan Williams: GOP must repudiate Moore

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10/8/17

GOP rep: ATF should re-evaluate bump stocks

Key Senate Dem says he's willing to work with GOP on narrow bump stocks bill

GOP leaders look to avoid a fight with base over guns

GOP Senator slams Trump: “It’s a shame the White House has become an adult day care center"

Corker: Trump is setting up the country for World War III

GOP senator: ObamaCare repeal 'alive and well'

Scalise on taxes: ‘All the rates are going to go down’ 

Pence ditches Colts game after 49ers players kneel during anthem

The price tag for Pence's trip to Indianapolis

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10/7/17

In a switch, GOP deserts its budget-cutting mantra

Arizona Sen. Flake’s vulnerability feeds GOP Senate concerns

GOP senators want review of Obama-era decision on bump stocks

Report: Trump Calls Schumer in Healthcare Push, Worrying GOP

UNDER TRUMP'S NEW BUDGET, IF YOU DON'T WORK, YOU DON’T EAT: REPUBLICANS ARE KICKING PEOPLE OFF FOOD STAMPS

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10/6/17

Warning signs emerge in GOP's tax reform push

The GOP's tax-reform push is already a huge mess

Speaking Freely, Retiring Sen. Corker Warns GOP He Could Oppose Tax Plan 

Why some middle-class families could face a tax increase under the GOP plan

House Budget Vote Necessary to the GOP’s Tax-Cut Plans, But It Is By No Means Enough

Are red low-tax states subsidizing blue high-tax states through the tax code?

Disappointing GOP leaders, Blackburn launches Senate campaign

Does the Republican Party really have a young person problem?

Congress Is Dropping the Ball on Trump’s Obstruction of Justice

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10/5/17

House passes 2018 budget, taking a crucial step toward tax overhaul

House passes $4.1 trillion budget, the first concrete step toward tax reform

Deficit hawks voice worry over direction of tax plan

House passes GOP budget in key step for upcoming tax debate

This GOP tax proposal isn’t fair. Here’s what would be.

Top House Republicans open to legislation regulating ‘bump stocks’

Congress decided against repealing this climate rule. So the Trump administration is undoing it.

GOP lawmaker Tim Murphy to resign

Dems, GOP invest in cybersecurity ahead of new elections

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10/4/17

Most GOP lawmakers support banning late-term abortions — and so do a lot of women

Sen. Bob Corker’s extraordinarily dim portrayal of the Trump administration

Senate Intelligence Committee leaders: Russia did interfere in 2016 elections

Intel leaders: Collusion still open part of investigation

Senate Homeland Security chairman backs bump-stock ban after Las Vegas shootings

Gun proposal picks up GOP support

We Asked GOP Senators What Congress Can Do To Prevent Mass Shootings

Swing-seat Republicans squirm over GOP tax plan

GOP feuds with outside group over analysis of tax framework

Republicans Are Reconsidering Full Repeal of State and Local Tax Deduction

'A work of fiction Stephen King would've been proud of': Republicans are slamming a bombshell study on Trump's tax plan

Infrastructure spending bill sliding down agenda

U.S. budget deficit could obstruct Trump's tax cut plan

GOP congressman repeatedly pushed antiabortion view days after reportedly urging mistress to get abortion

GOP Rep. Tim Murphy to retire after reports of affair

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10/3/17

KEY TRUMP TAX-REFORM PROPOSAL IS A NON-STARTER, SAYS REPUBLICAN REP. LANCE

Republicans Won’t Rule Out Tax Hikes for Some in the Middle Class

Some congressional Republicans question tax plan over deficit costs

Before they can cut taxes, Republicans need to pass a budget

Amid mass shootings, GOP-controlled Congress remains focused on loosening gun laws

Lots of Republicans actually support gun control

In wake of Las Vegas shootings, no plans to bring gun silencer bill to House floor, Ryan says

The Gun Legislation With the Best Chance of Passing Congress Republicans

Giffords, Scalise highlight party differences on guns

House Republicans propose Puerto Rico funding as part of CHIP bill

Next package of hurricane relief aid expected to top $10 billion

With Trump’s backing, House approves ban on abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy

Republicans are the party of ideological inconsistency

GOP establishment doubts Bannon’s primary powers

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10/2/17

This week: Congress gets ball rolling on tax reform

Republican Tax Plan May Not Be Built to Last

Rand Paul tweets opening salvo in battle over Republican tax plan

A top GOP senator just showed why tax reform may be harder than Trump thought

Dueling GOP budgets head for collision in quest for tax reform

100 organizations urge Congress to oppose 'incredibly bad idea' in GOP tax plan

Republicans defend tax plan as a middle-class tax cut

Judd Gregg: A GOP health-care escape hatch

Corker: 'I stand by' my criticism of Trump

Trump foreign policy pronouncements split the Republican Party

Trump's FCC head gets another term after outcry

Why Congress still won’t ‘do something’ about gun laws after Las Vegas

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10/1/17

Ryan won't guarantee every middle-class person will get a tax cut under Trump proposal

GOP leaders won’t promise middle class benefits or Trump tax returns while pushing tax reform 

Rubio: 'Ridiculous' to think Cuban government didn't know about embassy attacks

How the effort to replace ObamaCare failed

Kasich: I can't support the GOP if it doesn't reform

Kasich on Trump's Puerto Rico tweets: 'It's not appropriate'

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9/30/17

For GOP women in politics, a needle that’s not moving

With or without Trump, GOP insurgency plans for a civil war in 2018 midterms

Analysis: Tax plan would cost $2.4T, benefit wealthy most

Senate Republicans’ budget proposes cutting $450 billion from Medicare

Top Republicans Now Openly Admit to Never Caring About the Deficit

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9/29/17

GOP tax plan would provide major gains for richest 1%, uneven benefits for the middle class, report says

GOP tax plan leaves the middle class in the cold

Mitch McConnell had a tough week. More struggles — tax cuts, midterms — are coming.

Distrust of Senate grows within GOP

Why Retirements May Hold the Key in Whether Republicans Can Keep the House

Anti-abortion groups fuming over GOP failure to defund Planned Parenthood

Full Senate approves Huntsman as U.S. ambassador to Russia

Congress is about to miss a major deadline on an important health care program — and some states could start to panic

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9/28/17

81% of Voters Don't Like How Republicans Are Handling Health Care

House Speaker Paul Ryan on tax reform: 'We really can get this done this year'

Here's the biggest missing piece in GOP tax plan

Watch out, Republicans. Tax reform could be just as hard as health care.

Six Charts That Help Explain the Republican Tax Plan

GOP's Cheez Doodle tax reform: all puff, color and air

$5 trillion question for Trump tax plan: How to pay for it?

Republicans have a $700 billion problem that could make their new tax plan nearly impossible

First GOP tax reform feud erupts over state, local tax break

Mass., other blue states are in crosshairs of GOP tax plan

Here's why Trump's tax plan will hit Californians especially hard

How President Trump's tax plan affects New Jersey and what we still don't know

Majority Whip Steve Scalise returns to House, votes at the Capitol for the first time since being shot

GOP faces charges of hypocrisy with Kushner emails

House GOP poised to move $10 billion for border wall

Dems slam GOP tax plan as deficit-buster, risk to Medicare

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9/27/17

GOP proposes deep tax cuts, provides few details on how to pay for them

The Republicans' Tax Blueprint Declines to Answer Some Hard Questions

GOP tax plan offers hope, but big hurdles remain

The 'doubled standard deduction' in the GOP tax plan is a lie

GOP health effort on hold indefinitely

Can the GOP ever finesse the contradictions in its coalition?

How Roy Moore’s win in Alabama could make life hard for Senate Republicans

McConnell, GOP Senate brace for Roy Moore

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9/26/17

Senate will not vote on Obamacare repeal bill, killing chances of health-care reform this year

Senate GOP abandons latest effort to unwind the Affordable Care Act

Senate won't vote on ObamaCare repeal bill

Tuesday started as a bad day for Mitch McConnell. It only got worse.

Moore wins Republican Senate primary, dealing blow to GOP establishment

Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee will not seek re-election

Corker, Republican senator from Tennessee, announces his retirement

Five things to watch in GOP's tax rollout

Trump says standard tax deductions would nearly double under GOP plan

Big deficits? No problem, say conservatives, if it means big tax cuts

North Korea taps GOP analysts to better understand Trump and his messages

Putting GOP women in Congress

With lack of wins, GOP faces ’18 primary woes

Wake Up GOP: Trump Is Not An Anomaly — This Is Who You Are

CNN Poll: Opinion of the Republican Party falls to all-time low

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9/25/17

GOP facing likely failure on ObamaCare repeal

Republicans vow to 'press on' with health care bill in CNN debate

Senate GOP effort to unwind the ACA collapses Monday

Republican health care bill revised to target key votes

Republicans’ latest last-ditch attempt to repeal Obamacare is another legislative mess

Latest GOP Obamacare repeal effort on verge of collapse as third Republican comes out against bill

 Michael Bennet, other senators scrutinize Graham-Cassidy health care bill in first, and possibly only, hearing

Cassidy on new health-care plan: ‘It’s not for Susan, it’s for the Mainers’

Senate Republicans admit defeat on health bill as Collins declares her opposition

Collins says no to ObamaCare repeal, dooms GOP health care bill 

Rand Paul Seeks Changes to Obamacare Repeal That Could Kill It 

A New Obamacare Repeal Draft Is Out And It Attacks Pre-Existing Protections More Severely

Rep. Gohmert: John McCain should be recalled during cancer treatment

Obamacare repeal effort is counting on states to shoulder the burden — but states don't want it

Here's How Senate Republicans Have Voted On Dreamers And Immigrants

New DACA bill proposed by Republicans

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9/24/17

New version of health-care bill will help Alaska and Maine — home of two holdout senators

Biggest Flash Points In The Graham-Cassidy Health Care Bill

Graham is ‘pressing on’ with the health-care bill. Other GOP senators signal they’re moving on.

Republicans struggle to keep ObamaCare repeal alive

Graham: Budget resolution must keep ObamaCare repeal debate alive

Graham pushes back on working with Democrats on health care reform

Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health bill

GOP health bill in major peril as resistance hardens among key senators

Collins: 'Very difficult' to imagine voting for ObamaCare repeal bill 

Sens. Ted Cruz and Susan Collins announce opposition to Graham-Cassidy health care bill, adding to GOP resistance

GOP senator: Repealing ObamaCare 'has nothing to do with politics' 

White House Aide Struggles To Defend GOP Bill's Pre-Existing Conditions Loophole

The Republican health care bill would bring 'close to unprecedented' chaos in the health system

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9/23/17

Sen. Cassidy’s misleading claim that preexisting-conditions ‘protection is absolutely the same’

Latest GOP effort to dismantle Obamacare on the brink of failure after defections

HHS head: GOP health bill could result in $820M N.H. Medicaid cut

John McCain Steps Up

McCain decision leaves GOP, ObamaCare and repeal at crossroads

Everything is on the line for McConnell in Tuesday’s Alabama Senate primary

The Latest: Health care groups oppose GOP bill

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9/22/17

Lindsey Graham responds to his best friend, John McCain, dealing a critical blow to his major health care bill

McCain says he will vote no on GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort

Looks like John McCain just killed Obamacare repeal, again

Why John McCain opposed the GOP’s latest repeal attempt

Wait, why does Rand Paul oppose an Obamacare repeal?

Joni Ernst is 'leaning yes' on Graham-Cassidy health care bill

Graham and Cassidy go into overdrive to win Murkowski vote

Tens of millions of Americans could lose Obamacare tax credits because thousands of Alaskans won’t

GOP ‘moderates’ give up on concessions they once deemed important 

‘Regular order’ may have just killed GOP’s Obamacare repeal. So what is it?

The Cassidy-Graham bill probably won’t become law. And more than half of America is good with that.

Of Cassidy-Graham’s four co-sponsors, only one has the support of his governor

The Health 202: Cassidy-Graham's abortion ban workaround

Federal estimate shows states’ big win-loss gap by 2026 under Cassidy-Graham bill

The push for single-payer healthcare just went national. What does that mean for the California effort?

Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal plan 'devastating,' could cost California almost $139 billion, state officials warn

The G.O.P. Bill Forces States to Build Health Systems From Scratch. That’s Hard.

Latest Obamacare repeal bill is 'much more dangerous' than previous versions 

GOP ObamaCare repeal takes new step in nixing Medicaid expansion

The fatal flaw in the new Obamacare-repeal bill

Trump to GOP who oppose the latest repeal bill: You'll be known as 'the Republican who saved Obamacare' 

GOP eyes corporate tax rate of 20 percent, retreating from Trump’s lofty goal

Alabama Senate GOP candidates spar over Trump support

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9/21/17

Behind the Senate GOP’s high-stakes health-care gamble: Unrelenting criticism back home

Republicans reportedly offer sweeteners to try to win Lisa Murkowski's vote for Obamacare repeal

Who is for and against the Senate ObamaCare repeal bill

Sen. Toomey among undecided Republicans on latest GOP health bill

GOP Senators Waver On Health Care 

GOP senator admits new healthcare bill could harm people with preexisting conditions, but says it won't happen

GOP rep.: 'Terrible thing' to vote on health care without CBO score

GOP takes heavy fire over pre-existing conditions

Which states could win and lose from the new ObamaCare repeal Bill

Health care state of play: The sleeping giant of pre-existing conditions awakens

NEW OBAMACARE OVERHAUL COULD COST NJ BILLIONS, LEAVE MORE PATIENTS UNINSURED

'Repeal and Go Fuck Yourself' Is in Full Effect

Jimmy Kimmel: Senator Bill Cassidy “Got Caught With His GOPenis Out” In Obamacare Replace Bill

House GOP pushes to loosen gun rules

Trump and GOP face narrow path for tax cut agenda, new poll finds

Jimmy Kimmel’s Rise as a Reluctant Health-Care Crusader

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9/20/17

Republicans are voting to repeal Obamacare, but they might not have enough votes

Republicans seem to be confused about what exactly their new healthcare bill would do

Here's What Every Woman Needs to Know About the GOP's Latest Healthcare Bill

New study shows the Republican healthcare bill would leave up to 18 million more without insurance by 2019

Gov. Kasich Says Health-Care Bill 'Smells Like Politics'

The new healthcare bill includes an 'Alaska Purchase' to woo a key senator

GOP takes heavy fire over pre-existing conditions

Republican insists his repeal bill passes 'Jimmy Kimmel test'

Ready to deal this time? Alaska’s Murkowski is in the health-care spotlight. Again.

Why Senate Republicans are in such a rush this month on health care

Obamacare repeal bill will head to vote in Senate next week, GOP leader says

Senate GOP aims to vote next week on ObamaCare repeal

Many GOP senators would shortchange their states by backing the latest Obamacare repeal bill

The two senators who will likely decide fate of ObamaCare repeal

Five things to know about the new ObamaCare repeal bill

This map shows why passing Graham-Cassidy could be a huge political problem for Republicans

Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson Bill Would Reduce Federal Funding to States by $215 Billion

Under latest health-care bill, red states would benefit disproportionately

New health-care plan stumbles under opposition from governors

Here's the biggest problem with the latest Obamacare repeal bill

'Stopgap' health-insurance plan would illegally burden moderate-income Iowans, critics say

This New Healthcare Bill Wrecks Lives in Exchange for, What, Exactly?

RNC taps legal account to help pay for lawyers for President Trump and son Donald Jr. in Russia probes

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9/19/17

GOP chairman declares bipartisan ObamaCare fix dead

GOP odds rise on ObamaCare repeal

New push to replace Obamacare reflects high stakes for Republicans

The Hill's Whip List: Republicans try again on ObamaCare repeal

Republicans' repeal and replace effort isn't quite dead yet!

Here’s why the new GOP Obamacare-replacement bill might actually pass in Congress

There will be a huge number missing from the CBO's score of the newest GOP healthcare bill

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9/18/17

Senate passes defense bill, leaving several controversial policies unresolved

New GOP ObamaCare repeal bill gains momentum

The Graham-Cassidy Obamacare Repeal Bill Still Covers Fewer People

Republicans' last-chance Obamacare repeal has a giant money problem

McCain blasts latest ObamaCare repeal process

Good luck figuring out if John McCain will vote for Obamacare repeal bill

Forbes: Big Tax Cut Coming, But Ryan Needs to Lose CBO Models

Speaker Ryan’s fuzzy math on the nation’s ‘terrible tax system’

What’s at stake for Republicans in Alabama’s runoff election

Who Is Roy Moore? Alabama Senate Candidate Calls Native Americans And Asian People 'Reds and Yellows'

Republican women convene in Philadelphia, say no such thing as 'women's issues'

Report: Paul Ryan privately said 'only one person wants a wall' with Mexico

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9/17/17

GOP eying 'blue slip' break to help Trump fill the courts

Senate Republicans look to revive effort to repeal Obamacare by end of September

Senate Republicans Are Quietly Trying to Jam Through Another Obamacare Repeal Bill

Cotton: Trump called me to say there is no deal on DACA

McCain: Military readiness 'continues to suffer'

Corker pressed as reelection challenges mount

Cohen, close Trump business adviser, to testify in Senate on Tuesday 

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9/16/17

Hill Republicans’ influence ebbs, and they’re not sure what to do about it

McCain joins effort to challenge Trump’s transgender troops ban

GOP sees fresh opening with Dems’ single payer embrace

To make their tax plan work, Republicans eye a favorite blue-state break

Congress has new bipartisan legislation to protect the Russia investigation from Trump

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9/15/17

Hill Republicans’ influence ebbs, and they’re not sure what to do about it

McCain backs bill to block transgender troops ban

Senator says he nearly has the votes for ObamaCare repeal

Obamacare repeal’s last gasp at '48 or 49 votes,' senator says

Rand Paul goes on Twitter rampage against Republicans' last hope for repealing Obamacare 

Orrin Hatch doubts Trump's corporate tax rate goal is realistic

Senate gears up for final defense bill vote Monday

GOP puts brakes on Trump's DACA deal with Democrats

Top Republican slams White House attacks on Comey: 'Press secretaries don’t get to make that call'

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9/14/17

McConnell wants to end practice of allowing senators to block appeals court judges

As G.O.P. Moves to Fill Courts, McConnell Takes Aim at an Enduring Hurdle

GOP worries as state Dems outperform in special elections

Speculation mounts, but Ryan’s job seen as safe

As Trump talks DACA deal with Democrats, GOP leaders try to reassert control

Tucker: Trump Signing Dems' DACA Deal Would Be 'Massive Amnesty,' 'Collapse' of GOP

House moves to make it easier to deport alleged gang members 

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9/13/17

What it took for Republicans finally to feel betrayed by Trump

Trump is slowly rupturing the Republican Party, suggests yet another new poll

White House, Republican leaders plan to reveal tax cut details in two weeks

GOP senators make last-ditch bid to repeal ObamaCare

US tax reform will take place because Republicans need a ...

Senate votes down Paul's bid to revoke war authorizations

After threatened standoff, Senate to vote on setting deadline for authorization for military force

Ryan and Pelosi to huddle on Dream Act to protect DACA recipients 

Sen. Rand Paul gains key ally as Kaine joins him in combat authorization fight

McConnell, Schumer in verbal tango over debt limit agreement

House Rejects Sessions Order Giving Cops More Power To Take Innocent People's Stuff

Exclusive: Justice Department declines Senate request to interview FBI officials over Comey firing

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9/12/17

This is why Charlie Dent and other moderates are disappearing from Congress

Mitt Romney is considering a Senate run if Orrin Hatch retires, and a new poll shows he'd likely win

Leader’s exit fuels worry for centrist Republicans

Republican lawmakers ponder the exits as GOP tensions rise and midterms loom

Immigration arms race begins on Capitol Hill

Fact Checker --The House Republicans’ claim they have ‘passed more bills’ than recent first-year presidencies

McConnell: No new debt ceiling vote until ‘well into 2018’

Senate GOP struggles with deficit in work on budget, taxes 

Trump’s push for tax cuts is coming up against a familiar challenge: Divided GOP

GOP leaders made a huge wager — and they’re losing

This nifty GOP trick will punish the poor and increase the deficit — at the same time!

Why tax reform might break the Republican Party

Congress Rejects Trump Proposals to Cut Health Research Funds

The final fight of the Republican health care crusade has arrived

The Final Obamacare Repeal-and-Replace Scheme Is Headed for a Ditch

CNN's Tapper: Republican party 'acts as if climate change is not real'

Mueller Is ‘Going for the Kill’ on Trump-Russia Investigation, Republicans Believe: Report

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9/11/17

Senate approves resolution condemning white supremacist groups
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This week: Congress reshuffles deck for September

Republican Sen. Bob Corker weighs whether to retire in 2018

Rep. Dave Trott is retiring from U.S. House

Senators eye defense bill as a way to challenge Trump’s foreign policy

White House's Kelly: Congress does 'nothing' to protect DACA recipients

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9/10/17

GOP fears House retirements could set off a wave 

GOP rep: Trump did not make a ‘good deal’ on debt ceiling

GOP rep: House not talking about changing leadership

McCain: 'We have to understand that the climate may be changing'

McCain on DACA solution: 'It ought to be done in a comprehensive fashion' 

McCain slams Trump's debt deal: 'This was not an exercise in bipartisanship'

John McCain: 'I'm facing a challenge'

Full interview: Sen. John McCain

Congress gives Trump a pass on releasing his tax returns

On DACA, Congress can do the right thing — and get its mojo back

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9/9/17

THE MEMO: Trump puts the GOP on notice

Senate Panel Unanimously Rejects Trump's 'Doctrine of Retreat' on Foreign Policy

Paul Ryan's Six Big Mistakes

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9/8/17

Trump-GOP relationship reaches new low

Ryan 'not worried about' effort to oust him as Speaker

Freedom Caucus chairman says he's not plotting against Ryan

GOP lawmaker drops effort to force vote to extend DACA protections

Leading moderate announces retirement from House with parting shot at direction of GOP

Why Are Republicans Quitting Congress? Dent, Reichert Add to Turnover Under Trump

Four Texas Republicans just voted against Harvey disaster aid

Utah's Mike Lee votes against Hurricane Harvey relief bill tied to debt limits

Cruz walks political tightrope on debt-ceiling deal

Here Are All the Senators Who Voted 'No' on Hurricane Harvey Relief

Senate panel defies Trump, approves funding for UN climate body

Moderates hope Trump's deal with Dems means new bipartisanship

Dem, GOP demands could sink bipartisan ObamaCare fix

House sends $15 billion Harvey aid package to Trump despite boos, hisses from Republicans

House passes Trump deal on majority Democratic vote

US lawmakers move to push bill slashing PA funding through busy Senate

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9/7/17

Tough path for GOP on immigration _ and Trump made it harder

Paul Ryan just signaled that Republicans won't deliver on one of Trump's biggest tax cut promises

Senate resolution to force Trump's hand on condemning Charlottesville hate groups

Republican senator to unveil new Obamacare repeal bill on Monday

Powerful GOP conservatives push back against Trump's deal with Democrats

Republicans jolted by, and Democrats wary of, Trump’s overtures to opposing party

This is why Congress will have a hard time legalizing DACA

Senate approves bill doubling hurricane aid package, extending federal borrowing limit

Trump bucks GOP leadership, backs Democratic deal on debt ceiling, funding government

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9/6/17

Republican leaders in the room 'shell-shocked' following Trump deal with Democrats

GOP livid after Trump cuts deal with Democrats

GOP leaders to give Trump bitter pill on spending, debt

The Memo: GOP fears damage from Trump’s move on DACA

Two senators aim to challenge Trump’s transgender troops order in defense bill

The 4 bills Congress is seriously considering to protect ‘dreamers’

Senators want Trump to put money toward going after hate groups

Republicans flirt with 'B' word on health care: Bipartisanship

McCain considers a new Obamacare repeal bill, and activists scramble to stop it

Trump sides with Democrats on fiscal issues, throwing Republican plans into chaos

Trump shocks GOP by siding with Dems

President Trump is now holding the Republican Party hostage

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9/5/17

Dreamers face long odds with GOP Congress

Republicans Make Vague Promises To Protect Dreamers Endangered By Trump Decision

Republicans face a divisive fight over immigrants that could define the party's future

Former Senator John Danforth on Trump's DACA Decision

McCain condemns Trump's move to end DACA; other GOP leade...

Cornyn says Senate will add debt hike to Harvey aid

Congress has 25 days to sidestep a government shutdown, deal with a mountain of deadlines and avoid economic disaster

Congress is back! Here are 10 major problems it faces.

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9/4/17

Republicans suddenly seem to like unions again

Congress is coming back: McCain set to return, Menendez sets for trial

House vote on Harvey aid scheduled for Wednesday

GOP Lawmaker Mocks Trump’s ‘Great Heart’ In Blistering Response To DACA Threat

DACA decision appears to shift to Congress, but action tough

Will the end of DACA prod Congress into immigration action?

How big business is trying to convince Congress to save the ‘Dreamers’ from Trump

Obstacles await as Congress resumes health care fight

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9/3/17

With brutal Sept. to-do list, GOP already clashing over Harvey relief, debt limit

GOP considering a half-trillion-dollar tax-reform trick

Tax reform: Lawmakers consider changing the 401(k) rules

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9/2/17

Trump to nominate GOP Rep. Bridenstine as NASA chief

Message dissonance between Trump and his Cabinet sows confusion

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9/1/17

Republicans have only one idea. And Trump’s pitch for it is a doozy.

Republicans now have a drop dead date for replacing Obamacare

Harvey response puts squeeze on GOP

Harvey just made it even more complicated for Congress to pass a new defense funding bill

Paul Ryan, other GOP congressional leaders urge Trump not to terminate DACA

Paul Ryan and the conservative case for President Trump to keep DACA

Paul Ryan Calls Alternative Health-Care Proposal ‘Intriguing’

John McCain Didn't Mince Words About President Trump in an Op-Ed

Lawmakers to give bipartisanship a try on ObamaCare

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8/31/17

Republicans slip into a ‘predictable spiral’

House GOP Eyeing $1B Disaster Funds Cut to Finance Wall

Conservative leader: Don't tie Harvey relief to debt ceiling

Right accuses left of hypocrisy on antifa

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8/30/17

Republicans promise tax overhaul but still have no plan

Sen. John McCain to return to Senate next week

Trump Republicans Invigorate, and Complicate, Party’s Fight for Senate

Christie calls Cruz 'disgusting' over hurricane relief

Why the GOP is stuck with Trump

In Minnesota, four swing-seat Republicans decline to back Ryan for speaker

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8/29/17

GOP risks spending confrontation with Trump

Gorka: Trump ‘isolated,’ GOP leaders living ‘fantasy illusion’

Harvey just gave Congress yet another political fight to wage in September

Hurricane Harvey throws another wrinkle into Congress' wild 'budget brawl'

Conservatives draw battle lines in debt-ceiling fight

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8/28/17

Republicans don’t know who to talk to at White House

Will the Republican Tax Bill Be Aimed at the Economic Past, or the Future?

Cost of cleaning up Harvey will bring new test of governance for Trump and GOP

GOP lawmaker proposes amendment to stop Mueller investigation after 180 days

Trump-McConnell Feud Sets The Stage For A September From Hell

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8/27/17

How Republicans may break their promise that their tax plan won’t raise the debt

If GOP scales back the mortgage interest deduction, Californians would be hit hardest

The tax reform plan eliminates deductions Americans need

Paul Ryan’s Tax Reform is Code for Massive Tax Cuts for Corporations (and Top 1%)

GOP eager for potential Kid Rock Senate bid

Kasich: 'Out of bounds' to use pardon as 'a political wedge'

What if Trump ditched the GOP?

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8/26/17

Republican Party formally denounces white supremacist groups

Trump feud with GOP senators threatens foreign policy

The Memo: Trump allies say he needs a GOP scalp

McCain blasts Trump over Arpaio pardon

Trump was wrong to pardon controversial U.S. sheriff, Ryan says

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8/25/17

GOP discord might not bode well for raising debt ceiling

GOP lawmakers urge Trump to keep protections for 'Dreamers'

Republicans to vote on condemning white supremacists

Trump is starting to tear the GOP apart

Trump slams another Republican senator, warning Bob Corker that ‘Tennessee not happy!’

4 reasons Trump’s war on Republicans doesn’t make strategic sense (and one reason it does)

Trump distances himself from GOP lawmakers to avoid blame if agenda stalls

Ana Navarro Slams Pardon: 'Slap in the Face' for Latinos

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8/24/17

Timeline: The Trump and McConnell feud

Trump and McConnell try to tamp down talk of growing rift

Trump calls out McConnell—again—hours after White House says they're 'united'

10 things Mitch McConnell probably hates about Trump

Acrimony rises within GOP ahead of difficult September

Trump blames GOP leaders for debt ceiling 'mess'

Escalating feud, Trump blames McConnell and Ryan for upcoming ‘mess’ on debt ceiling

Paul Ryan shrugs off Trump jab, assures that debt ceiling will get raised

Trump primary threats could put RNC in a bind 

White House calls GOP senator's remark about Trump's competence 'outrageous'

GOP taken aback by Trump’s verbal bombs

Trump keeps angrily calling Republican senators about the Russia scandal

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8/23/17

Mitch McConnell: Republicans working with Trump on 'shared goals

John Kasich full State of the Union interview

No U.S.-Russia cyber unit without Trump notifying Congress, bill says

Trump’s demand to build border wall could upend sensitive negotiations on Capitol Hill

The Republican Party Is Enabling an Increasingly Dangerous Demagogue

30 percent of Republicans say white supremacists don’t carry the most blame for Charlottesville

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8/22/17

As Trump heads to Arizona, GOP leaders want him out of Jeff Flake’s Senate race

McConnell, in Private, Doubts if Trump Can Save Presidency

Trump, McConnell haven't spoken since angry phone call, sources say

Trump, McConnell locked in ‘cold war,’ threatening the GOP agenda

Trump told a GOP senator she could only ride on Air Force One if she voted for the healthcare bill

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8/21/17

McConnell says there is ‘zero chance’ Congress will fail to raise debt ceiling

McConnell undercuts Trump's claim: 'Most news is not fake'

Paul Ryan is trying to be the leader Donald Trump refuses to be

Paul Ryan: Trump 'messed up' Charlottesville response 

Republican committees have paid nearly $1.3 million to Trump-owned entities this year

Juan Williams: McConnell and Trump headed for showdown

We can and must do better’: Paul Ryan just took a big step back from Trump on Charlottesville. But, why now?

'This fall is not going to be pretty for Republicans,' ex-RNC chairman Michael Steele says

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8/20/17

Senate Republicans getting fed up with Trump

Kasich on proposal to end ObamaCare subsidies: 'That would be a disaster'

Kasich on Trump WH shakeups: 'It's hard to get anything done'

Sen. Tim Scott: Trump risks losing moral authority

Bernstein urges reporters to question GOP

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8/19/17

The Memo: GOP fears damage done by Trump

After Charlottesville, Republicans remain stymied over what to do about Trump

GOP doubts and anxieties about Trump burst into the open

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8/18/17

Where Republican senators stand on President Trump

Romney calls on Trump to address the nation, apologize for Charlottesville comments

Republicans worry tax reform could be victim of their worsening relationship with Trump

Mitch McConnell's secret fury over Charlottesville respon...

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8/17/17

Deepening GOP split, Trump attacks Republican senators Graham, Flake as ‘publicity-seeking,’ ‘toxic’

Beck: “There are no ‘very fine’ Nazis or KKK members”

GOP fears damage to brand from Charlottesville

Utah's Mike Lee criticizes Trump's comments defending white supremacists

Sen. Corker isn’t the only Republican who’s increasingly questioning Trump’s stability

Corker: Trump hasn't demonstrated the stability or competence to be successful

Trump's defense of a neo-Nazi rally crossed a line for many Republicans. What will they do about it?

GOP grapples with response to Trump

Colbert Calls Out Cowardly Republicans Who Refuse to Stand Up to Trump

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8/16/17

NH GOP members criticize Trump’s ‘blame both sides’ remark

Republicans back away from Trump after his fiery defense of Virginia rally

Romney Slams Trump's Latest Charlottesville Comments

Gov. John Kasich on NBC’s the Today Show

CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC Anchors Have Not Been Able to Book Single Republican

White House to pressure McConnell on ObamaCare

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8/15/17

'They are adherents of an evil ideology': Republican lawmakers slam Trump for blaming 'both sides' for the violence in Charlottesville

Joni Ernst on Donald Trump’s delayed rebuke of hate groups: ‘Finally’

GOP stands by Trump after Charlottesville

Immigration battlefield widens for Trump, GOP

John McCain decries ‘smear tactic’ criticism of Trump adviser McMaster

On a “rowdy day” of three town halls, Cory Gardner is shouted down by crowds across the Front Range

GOP Doomed Its Own Health Care Proposals With 'Politics of Destruction'

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8/14/17

GOP is more likely to vent ‘personal disgust’ for Trump after Charlottesville

‘We should call evil by its name’: Republicans are standing up to Trump more directly than ever on Charlottesville

Why Mitch McConnell can't get tax reform done

A Party of Fire and Ice: How the GOP Became Like GoT

Some Republicans are pushing a plan to knock out congressional issues in one fell swoop

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8/13/17

Republican senator: White nationalists can't be part of GOP base

Graham: Trump must do more to distance himself from white supremacists

Exclusive: Sen. Graham on North KoreaRussia, GOP agenda

Republicans may not have the votes for more spending cuts

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8/12/17

Key GOP senators throw support behind McConnell amid Trump feud

Trump barrage stuns McConnell and his allies

GOP senators react to Trump’s Charlottesville comments: “Mr. President - we must call evil by its name

Cory Gardner urges Trump to label Charlottesville white nationalists as “evil”

Rift in GOP gives Democrats an opening to put up barriers between Trump and Russia probe

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8/11/17

Key GOP senators throw support behind McConnell amid Trump feud

GOP senators back Senate Majority Leader McConnell after Trump's taunts

How the GOP is quietly sabotaging retirement for millions

GOP debates retroactive tax cuts

Trump and Congress Risk Government Shutdown Over Looming Debt Ceiling 

Republicans are increasingly antagonistic toward experts. Here’s why that matters.

At raucous town halls, Republicans have faced another round of anger over health care

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8/10/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

NJ Lieutenant Governor Candidates Will Debate in October
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McConnell, Trump point fingers

Trump attacks on McConnell bring rebukes from fellow Republicans

Trump to McConnell: 'Mitch, get back to work'

Trump suggests Senate GOP leader must deliver or step aside

Even on Break, a Congress Weary of Trump Gets No Respite From Him

Senate primaries: How far will Trump go for revenge?

CNN Poll: Nearly seven in 10 judge Congress a failure so far

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8/9/17

Republicans are airing their dirty laundry on Obamacare

GOP debates tax cuts vs. tax reform

Constituents Clobber GOP Congressman At Town Hall: 'May You Die In Pain'

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8/8/17

Senate majority leader vents about Trump's 'excessive expectations'

Debt limit may be biggest test for House Speaker Paul Ryan's leadership

GOP voters would support Kasich over Trump or Pence in the 2020 New Hampshire primary

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8/7/17

Back home, Speaker Ryan can’t escape questions about GOP

Kasich: GOP needs to admit that some people 'need help'

Grassley looms as foil to Trump

The RNC says Trump’s jobs numbers are ‘unprecedented,’ because words don’t matter anymore

The five kinds of Republicans who could primary Trump

Rubio: Trump’s new immigration bill won’t pass

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8/6/17

GOP senator: US-Russia relationship 'not good right now' because of Putin

Five tough decisions for the GOP on healthcare

Gap between Trump and GOP becoming a chasm

Republican Shadow Campaign for 2020 Takes Shape as Trump Doubts Grow

Jeff Flake Knocks Republicans For Not Standing Up To Birthers

Full Flake Interview: I'm 'Concerned About the Direction' of GOP

Tillis: Legislation important to 're-establish the public trust' in DOJ

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8/5/17

The Memo: GOP questions Trump's Mueller strategy

The GOP has become the party of the grotesque

Republicans aren't tired of winning under Trump. In fact, more think they're losing.

With Few Wins in Congress, Republicans Agree on Need to Agree

McConnell to consider bipartisan plan to pay health insurers 

Murkowski, Collins reflect on bucking the GOP line on health care

Paul Ryan pushed back on Jeff Sessions' veiled threat to journalists

GOP Congress and Trump: Can this marriage be saved?

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8/4/17

Senators unveil two proposals to protect Mueller’s Russia probe

Even the Senate Is Fed Up with President* Trump

Lacking White House plan, Senate focuses on infrastructure

Cory Gardner faces angry crowd at Gold King Mine town hall that focused on anything

US House Republicans push for contempt charges against CFPB director

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8/3/17

Senate blocks Trump from making recess appointments over break

GOP states move to cut Medicaid

Even Republicans don't like Congress anymore

Immigration battle brewing in the GOP

Recess just started for Congress, and it’s not going to be much fun for Republicans

Cruel September looms for GOP

West Virginia's Democratic governor will flip to Republican Party

Trump, GOP senators introduce bill to slash legal immigration levels

One vulnerable Republican senator just got brutal poll numbers after his vote on the Republican healthcare bill

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7/29/17

Republicans’ failure to ‘repeal and replace’ Obamacare may cost them at the ballot box

House Republicans rail on Senate GOP for torpedoing health care

Grassley and Ernst, who voted for ill-fated Obamacare repeal bills, aren't surrendering

Political realities set in for Cory Gardner after failed healthcare vote

The Memo: GOP in shock over White House drama

Senate GOP steps up defense of Sessions

Struggling to govern, Trump faces growing Republican unease

Trump erupts at GOP senators: ‘They look like fools’

Trump says repeal and replace is not dead, unless GOP are 'quitters'

Trump threatens insurer payments — and health care enjoyed by Congress

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7/28/17

GOP Obamacare repeal bill fails in dramatic late-night vote

GOP Obamacare repeal bill fails in dramatic late-night vote

Senate rejects measure to partly repeal Affordable Care Act, dealing Trump and GOP leaders a major setback

Read the Senate ‘Skinny Repeal’ Bill

GOP senators seem ready to pass Obamacare repeal bill – as long as it never becomes law

The Health 202: Murkowski, Collins and ... McCain sink Obamacare overhaul effort

McCain casts crucial vote to kill 'skinny' ObamaCare repeal

McCain's Moment

GOP senators who blocked Obamacare repeal call for cooperation with Democrats

McConnell: 'Time to move on' after healthcare defeat

ObamaCare repeal: Now what?

Frustrated House GOP to begin five-week recess

Republicans Want the Senate to Return to Normal After Health Care

Five takeaways from ObamaCare repeal’s collapse

Four lessons from the GOP failure to repeal Obamacare

Senators Move to Block Trump From Ousting Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Paul Ryan insists tax reform will be different from Obamacare repeal debacle

Utah Gov. Herbert joins Sen. Hatch in speaking out against Trump’s ban on transgender military service

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7/27/17

--LOCAL NJ GOP NEWS--

Guadagno taps Carlos Rendo as lieutenant governor pick
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LIVE: Senate debates overhaul of Obamacare

Senate prepares to vote on 'skinny repeal' of Obamacare

Paul Ryan assures wary GOP senators their 'skinny' bill will go to conference

House speaker appears to give boost to Senate health-care push

‘Skinny repeal’ of Obamacare would leave 16 million more people uninsured in a decade

GOP health-care push up in the air after key senators threaten to withdraw their support

Senate GOP leaders work to round up votes for more modest health-care overhaul

Key senator backs 'skinny' ObamaCare repeal

GOP senator’s attempt to troll single-payer supporters falls flat on its face 

Senate Republicans plan to defund Planned Parenthood in 'skinny' repeal

Sen. Cory Gardner’s bad votes on Obamacare repeal and replace

GOP Moderates Are Making Paul Ryan's Life Harder

House members warned recess could be delayed over healthcare

Female senators are increasingly on receiving end of insults from male officials

Congress sends Russia sanctions bill to Trump’s desk, but it’s unclear whether he will veto it

Ryan drops border-tax proposal as GOP unifies around principles

House approves spending bill with funds for Trump's border wall

House Conservatives Move to Abolish Congressional Budget Office

Republicans are starting to draw red lines on Trump firing Sessions and Mueller

The Daily 202: Growing GOP backlash to transgender troop ban underscores Trump’s political miscalculation

NJ Politics Digest: GOP Congressmen Question Trump’s Transgender Ban

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7/26/17

Senate rejects Obamacare repeal again, eyes a 'skinny' bill

Skinny’ Obamacare Repeal Would Clash With Republicans’ Health Care Promises

Bare bones repeal plan gains steam in Senate

Republicans Break With Trump On Banning Transgender Soldiers

Sens. McCain and Ernst, both veterans, oppose Trump’s ban on transgender military service

Colorado Republican Ken Buck: “Any American … should be allowed to serve” in military in response to Trump transgender ban

Senate rejects repeal-only ObamaCare plan

Senate Republican plan to repeal, replace Obamacare fails to get enough votes

GOP senators blink on a big chance to repeal ‘Obamacare’

Five things to know about the Senate’s bid to unwind the ACA

The Price of John McCain's Republican Loyalty

White House, GOP close to releasing joint tax-reform principles

Capitol Hill throws up red flags as Trump moves on Sessions and possibly Mueller

Republicans look for California House wins in 2018 midterms

Scalise discharged from hospital

Voter by voter, GOP super PAC tries to separate the party from Trump

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7/25/17

Boehner predicts Republicans will ‘never’ repeal and replace Obamacare

John McCain Doesn't Know What He's Voting for, Either

Sen. John McCain: We are the president's equal, not subor...

Senate Republican plan to repeal, replace Obamacare fails to get enough votes

Senate Republican plan to repeal, replace Obamacare fails 

Senate votes against GOP bill to make sweeping changes to Affordable Care Act

GOP congressman blames health care struggles on ‘repugnant’ Republican ‘female senators’

Senate dives into health-care debate despite deep divisions within the GOP

Senate GOP appears to have votes to win initial healthcare motion

Live coverage: Senate begins debate on ObamaCare repeal

Senate GOP health bill clears a big hurdle after dramatic showdown

House votes overwhelmingly to approve new Russia sanctions

House passes Russia sanctions bill, setting up veto dilemma for Trump

House hits Russia with new sanctions, curbs Trump’s authority to ease penalties

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7/24/17

John McCain will return to Senate for health care vote

McCain returning to Senate in time for health vote

Senate Republicans Don’t Know What Health Care Bill They’re About To Vote For. That’s Nuts.

This week: ObamaCare repeal vote looms over Senate

Congressional GOP struggles for a win as recess looms

Republicans are in full control of government — but losing control of their party

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7/23/17

Senate healthcare bill appears headed for failure

Obamacare repeal hits new Senate roadblock

Trump backers eye GOP primary challenges for Flake, Heller

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7/22/17

GOP wrestles with soaring deductibles in healthcare bill

Jeb calls out GOP for backing Trump amid Russia scandals

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7/21/17

Senate heads to new healthcare vote with no clear plan

Even GOP Senators Don’t Know What’s in Health Care Bill

CBO: Under the latest Senate healthcare bill, deductibles could be more than some people earn 

Cloud of confusion hangs over health-care bill 

GOP senator says public won’t have ‘luxury’ of learning about health care plan before a vote

Parliamentarian rules against key provisions in Obamacare repeal bill

A Senate Obamacare repeal could throw Colorado’s individual insurance market “into a death spiral”

Vice President Pence’s bushel of false and misleading claims about health care

Hits on federal retirement advance as bill is introduced to fire feds for ‘no cause at all’

Republicans close to blocking Trump from easing Russia sanctions

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7/20/17

Sen. John McCain speaks out after brain cancer diagnosis: 'I'll be back soon, so stand-by!'

Republicans rally around Sessions after Trump criticism

Revised version of withdrawn health-care bill would still leave 22 million more Americans uninsured, CBO says

Senate Republicans complain of chaos in healthcare effort

How Republicans Tried to Sell the G.O.P. Health Plan

The Health 202: Conservatives furious and plotting revenge for health-care fail

People need to have health care, says Gov. Kasich

GOP signals infrastructure bill must wait

Ryan says US tax reform consensus nears, does not mention border tax 

House GOP Budget Between a Moderate Rock and a Hard-Right Place

Graham tells Republicans "moment of reckoning" is coming on Dream Act

Most Republicans still say they support Trump. Who’s most likely to break ranks and speak out against him?

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7/19/17

John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

Tensions reach new high between Trump, GOP

Trump calls Senate Republicans to White House for health care push

After Trump scolding, Senate to try again on ObamaCare repeal and replace

Not dead, yet: Trump pushes GOP senators to repeal Obamacare

Why can’t the Senate repeal Obamacare? Because its policies are actually popular.

Republicans Have A Way Out Of Their Health Care Mess: Working With Democrats

Conservatives target Congress, not Trump, after healthcare collapse

Healthcare debacle raises pressure for GOP on taxes

No spending cuts to Medicaid? Then no tax cuts either.

Senate Republicans’ hard lesson: No women, no health-care bill

The Memo: GOP forms circular firing squad

32 million more Americans would be uninsured by 2026 under Senate measure heading to a vote next week, CBO projects

Republicans Are in Control. Why Is Nothing Working?

What Congressional Republicans Really Think About Trump and Russia

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7/18/17

How the Republican health care bill fell apart

As McConnell plan fails, will Democrats and Republicans work together to fix health care?

What Mitch McConnell is doing next on health care, explained

GOP reeling after healthcare collapse

With healthcare bill derailed, GOP wonders: What now?

Mitch McConnell refuses to pull the plug on stalled Obamacare repeal plan

GOP's repeal-only plan quickly collapses in Senate

GOP's Obamacare repeal-only push quickly collapses

A Republican Party at war with itself hits the wall on health care

This party will ultimately take the blame for health bill failure

House to consider ‘security’ spending bill before recess

House GOP unveils budget plan that attaches major spending cuts to coming tax reform bill

House GOP unveils budget plan that attaches major spending cuts to coming tax overhaul bill

Trump’s erratic leadership is killing the GOP’s agenda

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7/17/17

McConnell calls for vote to completely repeal Obamacare

New GOP health bill lacks the votes to pass

2 more Senate Republicans declare opposition to health-care bill, ending effort to overhaul health system for now

GOP health care bill stalled in Senate after two more Republicans announce opposition

Latest health care bill collapses following Moran, Lee defections

GOP's healthcare problems multiply

This week: ObamaCare repeal faces latest setback in Senate

How Republican governors could kill the GOP’s health-care bill

Amid uncertainty about McCain’s health, Senate returns with GOP agenda in flux

Republicans’ Catch-22 on health care

Judd Gregg: The GOP's healthcare conundrum

The Senate Health Care Bill Is Still Not Dead

Tom Price admits that the new Trumpcare is only repeal, no replace

Mitch McConnell is breaking the Senate

Republicans getting pressure from big business to move on tax reform

Texas Republicans take aim at liberal cities

Top Republicans Aren't Signing Up For Trump's War With The Media

Trump's historically low approval ratings could spell trouble for Republicans

Trump is killing the Republican Party

Republicans used to compare talking to Moscow to talking to Hitler. Trump’s startling new tweet shows that’s changed.

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7/16/17

GOP opponents to Senate health-care bill see vote delay as an advantage

After delay, Senate Republicans struggle not to let healthcare stall

Senate majority whip: Healthcare debate will be 'open process'

Paul: I don't think McConnell has votes to pass healthcare bill now

Paul: More conservatives will discover GOP bill does not repeal ObamaCare

There’s a huge problem with one of the biggest fixes to the Senate’s new healthcare bill

GOP holdout: Cruz amendment not the solution on healthcare

New Medicaid worry emerges for centrists

Republican governor fact-checks Pence’s lie about Medicaid

Susan Collins: Pence is wrong about Trumpcare’s Medicaid cuts

GOP Senator Says O’Care Repeal ‘Would Make Sweeping’ Cuts To Medicaid

Price: Insurers' opposition to GOP health bill 'perplexing'

58% of Iowans oppose Congress' actions on health care, new Iowa Poll shows

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7/15/17

McConnell defers vote on Senate health-care bill after McCain surgery

McCain to miss week, likely delaying healthcare vote

Five key senators who will make or break healthcare reform

Winners and losers complicate GOP’s path on health care bill

Insurers warn Cruz provision will 'skyrocket' premiums for sick people

Major insurance groups call part of health bill 'unworkable'

New GOP health bill puts centrists in vise 

‘Bare bones’ insurance policies really only work for people who are healthy

If — if — the Senate passes a health bill, get ready for lightning round in the House

White House launches aggressive push to flip GOP governors opposed to Senate health bill

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7/14/17

Where Senate Republicans stand on the new health-care bill

New Senate Republicans health-care bill already in trouble

The new Senate health bill is terrible for anyone who is sick, has been sick, or will be sick

The New Senate Bill Has The Same Old Medicaid Cuts. That Tells You Something.

Richest Americans gain the most from the Senate’s health care bill

Winners and losers complicate GOP's path on health care bill

Centrist Republicans push back on GOP healthcare bill 

Moderates holding back support for new Senate bill

Revised Senate Health Bill Tries to Win Votes, but Has Fewer Winners

Sen. Mike Lee ‘withholding judgment’ on GOP health care bill — even though it includes some of his ideas

Sen. Paul to Newsmax: Senate Pushing Obamacare Bailout

House passes $696.5B defense policy bill

Freedom Caucus leader warns McConnell over Senate ad

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7/13/17

Senate Republicans unveil revised healthcare bill

GOP releases revised health-care bill in Senate, includes 'skimpy plans'; tough road remains for passage

Five takeaways from the GOP's healthcare reboot

What's Inside Mitch McConnell's Latest Health-Care Proposal

Why the Senate Health-Care Bill Might Never Get a Final Vote

Revised Senate health-care bill still lacks the votes to pass

Sens. Collins and Paul are now 'no' votes on GOP health-care bill, putting passage into deep doubt

New GOP healthcare bill includes version of Cruz amendment

What the Senate bill changes about Obamacare

The Senate’s new health care bill is still a mess

Here are 3 biggest problems in new GOP health bill 

New GOP health care bill could allow cheaper plans with fewer benefits

First on CNN: Graham, Cassidy unveil details of alternative health care plan

Scalise undergoes new operation for bullet wound, condition fair

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7/12/17

Analysis: GOP confronts no-win situation on health care 

Senate GOP to offer new healthcare bill on Thursday

McConnell’s health gambit ripples in Kentucky

McConnell presses holdouts: Let’s vote

Utah Sen. Mike Lee delivers ultimatum on health care that could be key

Sen. Rand Paul: 'Senate bill does not repeal Obamacare’

Trump: ‘I will be very angry’ if GOP senators don’t pass a health-care bill

Hill GOP offers muted criticism of Trump son

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