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  • Associated Press

    Blaming conservatives, Trump signals new openness to Dems

    WASHINGTON (March 26, 2017) — President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace former President Barack Obama's health care law, as aides signaled a greater willingness to work with moderate Democrats on upcoming legislative battles from the budget and tax cuts to health care.

  • Associated Press

    Koppel says Hannity is 'bad for America'; Hannity fires back

    LOS ANGELES (March 26, 2017) — Veteran newsman Ted Koppel told Fox News host Sean Hannity that he is "bad for America" in an interview that aired on CBS' "Sunday Morning" that quickly became a trending topic on social media Sunday.

  • Associated Press

    Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

    WASHINGTON (March 26, 2017) — President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace Barack Obama's health care law as his aides pledged to court moderate Democrats on upcoming initiatives from health care to tax cuts.

  • Associated Press

    Ellison says Dems must fight Republicans at all levels

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (March 25, 2017) — Democrats need to prepare for an ongoing fight against Republicans at all levels of government, not just the White House, their newly appointed deputy national chairman said on Saturday.

  • Associated Press

    Self-inflicted collapse chokes GOP effort to undo Obamacare

    WASHINGTON (March 25, 2017) — House Republicans passed roughly 60 bills over the past six years dismembering President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. Other than minor tweaks, they knew the measures would go nowhere because the Democrat still lived in the White House.

  • Associated Press

    Health care defeat is a brutal loss for Speaker Paul Ryan

    WASHINGTON (March 25, 2017) — House Speaker Paul Ryan guaranteed a win on the Republican plan to dismantle Barack Obama's health care law. Instead, he suffered a brutal defeat, cancelling a vote and admitting "we're going to be living with Obamacare for the foreseeable future."

  • Associated Press

    Some win and some lose with 'Obamacare' still around

    WASHINGTON (March 25, 2017) — The old and the poor made out great when House Republicans failed Friday to dismantle Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. The rich and the almost rich didn't do so well.

  • Associated Press

    House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill

    WASHINGTON (March 24, 2017) — Republican leaders have abruptly pulled their troubled health care overhaul bill off the House floor, short of votes and eager to avoid a humiliating defeat for President Donald Trump and GOP leaders.

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