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Pelosi says of President Donald Trump and the majority Republicans in Congress: "Quite frankly I thought they might have accomplished something in the first few months". This year, as Republicans began talking about the "nightmare" and "disaster" that was Obamacare, and their plan to replace it, Obamacare's popularity hit a record high .
  • Trump 'will be vindicated' on surveillance claims: White House

    Trump 'will be vindicated' on surveillance claims: White House

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    Listen to what they have to say", said Rep. Schiff said Nunes must decide whether he's the committee chairman or a White House surrogate, adding he's more convinced than ever that an independent commission must investigate. Just two days earlier, FBI Director James Comey had testified before the committee that there was absolutely "no information" supporting angry tweets Trump sent out earlier this month claiming that former President Barack Obama or USA intelligence wiretapped Trump Tower ...
  • Will final health care deal match Trump's campaign pitch?

    Will final health care deal match Trump's campaign pitch?

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    As for the rest, no less a conservative than Robert Rector of the Heritage Foundation has pointed out that the likeliest result of denying Medicaid would be that individuals wind up at a hospital emergency room, seeking expensive treatment for conditions that might have been dealt with at less cost earlier - with insurance.
  • 'No evidence' Trump's team colluded with Russia - US intel. committee chief

    'No evidence' Trump's team colluded with Russia - US intel. committee chief

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    Information obtained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation indicates that associates of US President Donald Trump coordinated with suspected Russian operatives to damage Hillary Clinton's election campaign past year, CNN says . He also said the panel had "seen no evidence to date that officials from any campaign conspired with Russian agents". In follow-up tweets , the president claimed Democrats "made up and pushed the Russian story" to explain Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's ...
  • Carrier execs, Road Team drivers meet Trump at White House

    Carrier execs, Road Team drivers meet Trump at White House

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    Meanwhile, the House will vote on legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare on Friday morning, following a day of multiple high-level meetings , which one senior administration official describing the meeting with one word - intense. Twitter users made amusing "memes" out of his photos. According to a pool report, two 18-wheelers drove up to the White House and the president shook hands with the CEOs and drivers.
  • Trump now blames conservative Republicans for healthcare failure

    Trump now blames conservative Republicans for healthcare failure

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    President Donald Trump on Sunday blasted the group of conservative lawmakers and a prominent right-wing think tank that helped block his healthcare bill from passing. "I don't think the president is closing the door on anything in regard to the issue of health care". In a speech in West Virginia on Saturday, Pence reiterated the White House's vow to repeal Obamacare in the future, but also said they were looking forward to working on tax reform, the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Neil ...
  • Socialist leader in Bulgaria votes for

    Socialist leader in Bulgaria votes for "change"

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    Conservative Prime Minister Boyko Borisov's pro-Western GERB and the Socialist Party (BSP) of Korneliya Ninova, who is in favour of closer ties with Russian Federation, were each tipped to win 30% of the vote. "But it risks becoming a representative for outside views and to become a Trojan Horse within these organisations". Socialist leader Kornelia Ninova wants European Union sanctions against Russian Federation lifted, a bigger role for the state in the economy, and has wooed voters with ...
  • Koreas exchange threats as North shows nuke activity

    Koreas exchange threats as North shows nuke activity

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    This comes after North Korea threatened to launch a preemptive strike in response to recent joint drills by South Korean and US special operation troops. In a separate development, it appears that North Korea is gearing up for another nuclear test. Satellite imagery released by US website 38 North Sunday showed a spike in recent activity at the reclusive state's test site.
  • GOP rushes to vote without knowing full impact of healthcare plan

    GOP rushes to vote without knowing full impact of healthcare plan

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    Trump's ultimatum came after House Republicans delayed a planned vote on the bill, a sign of possible defeat. At the forum, Virginia Association of Health Plans executive director Doug Gray reminded business owners that ACA and the shelved Republican bill were not created to decrease the cost of insurance for businesses.
  • Donald Trump administration to deport more than 250 Indians

    Donald Trump administration to deport more than 250 Indians

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    According to media reports, an estimated 12,885 Indian citizens overstayed their visas in 2015. "We have asked for the same", MEA official spokesperson Gopal Baglay said. with a legal status and overstayed their visas. Returning them to their home country - particularly if they are criminals - has not always been easy.