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Politics Nancy Pelosi

  • Speaker of the House, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.

    An earlier CBO score of a prior version of the bill projected that 24 million more people would become uninsured by 2026.

  • WASHINGTON, May 3- President Donald Trump's effort to roll back Obamacare gained momentum on Wednesday as Republican leaders scheduled a vote in the House of Representatives on Thursday on a fresh version of legislation. The legislation's prospects brightened further after members of the Freedom Caucus, a faction of conservative lawmakers in the House who...

  • WASHINGTON, May 3- President Donald Trump's effort to roll back Obamacare gained momentum on Wednesday as Republican leaders scheduled a vote in the House of Representatives on Thursday on a fresh version of legislation. The legislation's prospects brightened further after members of the Freedom Caucus, a faction of conservative lawmakers in the House who...

  • WASHINGTON, May 3- In a possible breakthrough for U.S. Republicans' effort to roll back Obamacare, the House of Representatives plans to hold a vote Thursday on compromise legislation, potentially ending a logjam that has delayed advancing President Donald Trump's campaign promise to repeal the law. The effort is showing Trump how hard it is to manage factions...

  • WASHINGTON, May 3- In a possible breakthrough for U.S. Keen to score his first major legislative win since taking office in January, Trump has been personally engaged in building support among fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives for an effort that has already twice collapsed. The effort is showing Trump how hard it is to manage factions among the...

  • Republicans' chaotic effort to roll back Obamacare, three moderate lawmakers emerged from a White House meeting with President Donald Trump on Wednesday and said a revised bill might pass. The moderates, speaking to reporters outside the White House, said Trump has endorsed their plan to add $8 billion over five years to help cover the cost for people with...

  • WASHINGTON, May 3- In a possible breakthrough for U.S. Republicans' chaotic effort to roll back Obamacare, three moderate lawmakers emerged from a White House meeting with President Donald Trump on Wednesday and said a revised bill might pass. The moderates, speaking to reporters outside the White House, said Trump has endorsed their plan to add $8 billion over...

  • WASHINGTON, May 2- Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday they were closer to agreeing on a reworked bill to overhaul the nation's healthcare system but still lacked the votes to pass it, as President Donald Trump pressed lawmakers for a vote. The White House has been pressuring House Republicans to push ahead with legislation to repeal...

  • WASHINGTON, May 1- Negotiators in the U.S. Congress reached a deal late on Sunday on around $1 trillion in federal funding that would avert a government shutdown later this week, while handing President Donald Trump a down payment on his promised military buildup. The full House of Representatives and Senate must still approve the bipartisan pact, which would be...

  • WASHINGTON, May 1- Negotiators in the U.S. Congress reached a deal late on Sunday on around $1 trillion in federal funding that would avert a government shutdown later this week, while handing President Donald Trump a downpayment on his promised military build-up. The full House of Representatives and Senate must still approve the bipartisan pact, which would...

  • The full House of Representatives and Senate must still approve the bipartisan pact, which would be the first major legislation to clear Congress since Trump became president on Jan. 20. If it is not enacted by midnight Friday, federal agencies would have to lay off hundreds of thousands of workers and require many others to continue on the job providing law...

  • The full House of Representatives and Senate must still approve the bipartisan pact, which would be the first major legislation to clear Congress since Trump became president on Jan. 20. If it is not enacted by midnight Friday, federal agencies would have to lay off hundreds of thousands of workers and require many others to continue on the job providing law...

  • WASHINGTON, April 30- U.S. congressional negotiators have hammered out a bipartisan agreement on a spending package to keep the federal government funded through the end of the current fiscal year on Sept. 30, a senior congressional aide said on Sunday. The House of Representatives and Senate must approve the deal before the end of Friday and send it to President...

  • Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi speak following a meeting with President Barack Obama on congressional Republicans' effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 4, 2017.

    Congress is expected to pass a measure to keep the government running for a week while it negotiates a longer-term funding bill.

  • WASHINGTON, April 27- The U.S. Congress is set to debate legislation that would extend until May 5 the deadline for a deal on federal spending through September and head off a feared government shutdown at midnight on Friday. The House Rules Committee, in a late-night meeting, voted 8-2 to send the legislation to the full House of Representatives for debate and...

  • WASHINGTON, April 27- The U.S. Congress took steps to extend until May 5 the deadline for reaching a deal on federal spending through September and head off a feared government shutdown at midnight on Friday. The legislation was likely to be voted on by the House of Representatives and Senate on Friday, meaning that if it passes, it would have to be rushed to...

  • WASHINGTON, April 26- President Donald Trump unveiled a one-page plan on Wednesday proposing deep U.S. tax cuts, many for businesses, that would make the federal deficit balloon if enacted, drawing a cautious welcome from fiscal conservatives and financial markets. Only Congress can make major tax law changes, and Democrats immediately attacked the...

  • WASHINGTON, April 26- The U.S. Congress inched toward a deal to fund the government through September but was preparing to possibly extend a midnight Friday deadline in order to wrap up negotiations and avoid an imminent government shutdown. The arduous talks have produced at least two major victories for Democrats so far, even though they are the minority...

  • Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (L) (D-NY) looks on as House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to reporters during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol on March 13, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    The big unknown on the larger Obamacare repeal-and-replace battle is whether the GOP can agree on reform, Vox reports.

  • President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach is seen from West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., as Trump prepared to return to Washington after a weekend at the estate, March 5, 2017.

    Three ethics watchdogs who reviewed the posts before they were taken down told NBC News they are troubling.