Deadline for Senate to pass Obamacare repeal with only Republican votes via the budget reconciliation process is approaching, Vox reports.
WASHINGTON— Time growing short, President Donald Trump and Republican Senate leaders dove into a frantic hunt for votes Tuesday in a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare." Would he step back in line with fellow Republicans now that there was a bill co-written by Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, his best friend in the Senate? Republicans must act by...
The Graham-Cassidy bill needs to be passed by Sept. 30 if it is to become law.
The Graham-Cassidy bill represents perhaps the last shot GOP leaders in Congress have to replace Obamacare before 2018 midterm elections.
The Senate defeated an attempt to repeal the war authorization for the 16-year-old Afghanistan conflict and the fight in Iraq.
Sanders' description of the legislation omitted specifics about how much it would cost and final decisions about how he would pay for it.
The Senate took up the National Defense Authorization Act late Monday, passing a motion that lets the bill proceed and consideration of many amendments.
The House authorized nearly $8 billion for Hurricane Harvey relief. The Senate is expected to add raising the debt ceiling to the bill.
Aug 15- A federal appeals court on Tuesday said the New York Times Co must face a defamation lawsuit by a Louisiana economics professor who said it quoted him out of context by saying he described slavery as "not so bad." The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals revived claims by Walter Block, who teaches at Loyola University, over a January 26, 2014, front page article...
"If ObamaCare is hurting people,& it is, why shouldn't it hurt the insurance companies& why should Congress not be paying what public pays?" The White House declined to comment on matter. On Capitol Hill, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch said senators were too divided to keep working on healthcare overhaul legislation, and that he and other senior...
The threat posed by North Korea is "terrible" but it would a mistake for market participants to significantly alter their portfolios on concerns of a nuclear war, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon said.
Many Germans are worried that a nationalist, ring-wing party could gain a lot of votes in Sunday's federal election.
European stocks have recovered some summer losses but past performance suggests the German election could harm momentum.
Germans are heading to the polls on Sunday September 24 for a federal election: Here's all you need to know.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.