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  • President Donald Trump wants the House to vote on the health care bill, and Republicans say a vote will occur Friday. White House officials had a simple message to a divided House Republican caucus on the bill: "Let's vote." Senior White House adviser Steve Bannon told reporters as he left the meeting Thursday night that the administration wants a vote.

  • Rep. Beth Fukumoto

    Fukumoto said divisive campaign rhetoric during the 2016 elections convinced her the Republican Party no longer reflected her political values.

  • A top-ranking Democrat says there's stronger evidence that Trump associates colluded with Russia

    U.S. Representative Adam Schiff of California said that he has seen "more than circumstantial evidence' that associates of Trump colluded with Russia.

  • Denver Health Medical Center, for example, opened a new $26.9 million clinic in the city's southwest in 2016 to provide care to an area lacking in health services and saw more patients within six months than it had expected over two years. But since November's election, when Republicans swept the White House and Congress, Denver Health has deferred $73.7 million-...

  • President Donald Trump in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington.

    U.S. President Donald Trump issued a holiday greeting on Wednesday to Iranians celebrating the New Year holiday known as Nowruz.

  • Lack of healthcare hard to spin in poor districts: LSE

    Brian Klaas, fellow in comparative politics at LSE, argues that "you cannot tell people it's fake news if they don't have health insurance."

  • President Donald Trump and House of Representatives leaders pushed on Wednesday for votes for their plan to overhaul Obamacare and said they were making progress in their efforts to win over conservative Republicans who have demanded changes to the legislation. With a vote on the bill expected Thursday evening, members of the House Freedom Caucus, a...

  • Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) introduces U.S. President Donald Trump at the National Republican Congressional Committee March Dinner in Washington, U.S., March 21, 2017.

    The GOP health-care bill is about satisfying Paul Ryan's philosophy instead of making a better system, a top Democrat tells CNBC.

  • Rep. Yarmuth: We'd love to work with GOP on drug costs

    Rep. John Yarmuth (D-Ky.) says the Democrats are willing to work with the Republicans to improve the health care system but not to create a pure free market that doesn't exist anywhere else in the world.

  • Rep. Yarmuth: GOP health plan is 'ideological exercise' to satisfy Paul Ryan

    Rep. John Yarmuth, (D-Ky.), talks about what he sees as drawbacks in the Republican's health care bill as compared to the Affordable Care Act.

  • Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has revealed that he didn't seek his current role in the U.S. administration and only accepted the job after being convinced by his wife.

  • WASHINGTON, March 21- President Donald Trump tried to rally Republican lawmakers behind a plan to dismantle Obamacare on Tuesday as U.S. stock markets showed their worst one-day performance since the November election. In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office two months ago, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of...

  • In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office two months ago, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives they would face "political problems" for opposing the bill that takes apart Obamacare and partially replaces it. While Republicans control both the House and Senate, the party's leaders face a difficult task in...

  • In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office two months ago, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives they would face "political problems" for opposing the bill that takes apart Obamacare and partially replaces it. While Republicans control both chambers of Congress, the party's leaders face a difficult task in...

  • In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives they would face "political problems" for opposing the bill that takes apart Obamacare and partially replaces it. While Republicans control both chambers of Congress, the party's leaders face a difficult task in uniting their...

  • In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives they would face "political problems" for opposing the bill that takes apart Obamacare and partially replaces it. While Republicans control both chambers of Congress, the party's leaders face a difficult task in uniting their...

  • In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives they would face "political problems" for opposing the bill that takes apart Obamacare and partially replaces it. While Republicans control both chambers of Congress, the party's leaders face a difficult task in uniting their...

  • In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives they would face "political problems" for opposing the bill that takes apart Obamacare and partially replaces it. While Republicans control both chambers of Congress, the party's leaders face a difficult task in uniting their...

  • In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives they would face "political problems" for opposing the bill that takes apart Obamacare and partially replaces it. While Republicans control both chambers of Congress, the party's leaders face a difficult task in uniting their...

  • In one of the few visits he has made to the U.S. Capitol since taking office, Trump told fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives they would face "political problems" for opposing the bill that takes apart Obamacare and partially replaces it. While Republicans control both chambers of Congress, the party's leaders face a difficult task in uniting their...