Dan Mangan is a reporter covering health care and other issues for CNBC.com.
Mangan has been a journalist for more than 20 years, most recently as a general assignment/rewrite reporter at the New York Post. In his more than dozen years at The Post, Mangan routinely covered major stories, including the 9/11 terror attacks, the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme, the 2008 financial meltdown and a slew of juicy Gotham scandals du jour, among them the personal tribulations of Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez.
Prior to that, Mangan began his career in his native Connecticut, writing obituaries for The Hour of Norwalk, before moving on to cover business, government and the court systems at The Hour, the Fairfield County Business Journal and The Advocate of Stamford.
Republicans have until Sept. 30 to pass the last-ditch effort to repeal and replace key parts of the Affordable Care Act.
If McCain does back the bill, GOP leaders may need to swing just two other Republican senators to pass the legislation.
Democrats are worried that the Congressional Budget Office will provide just a partial analysis of the bill.
The Graham-Cassidy bill needs to be passed by Sept. 30 if it is to become law.
There had been 48 counties and 15 cities in Virginia on track to have no insurer selling Obamacare plans in 2018.
The Graham-Cassidy bill represents perhaps the last shot GOP leaders in Congress have to replace Obamacare before 2018 midterm elections.
Bernie Sanders' plan has little chance of passing Congress, but comes amid growing public support for government-sponsored health care.
Shkreli, 34, will stay in the Metropolitan Detention Center until he is sentenced Jan. 16 for several securities fraud convictions.
Martin Shkreli was jailed by a judge angry about his offer of $5,000 to Facebook followers to collect samples of Hillary Clinton's hair.
Prosecutors said Shkreli is a "danger to the community" because of alleged threats he made against Clinton and other women online.