‘Hot Mic’ podcast: GOP health care fails, no third trial for Ray Tensing, Republican budget proposal

‘Hot Mic’ podcast: GOP health care fails, no third trial for Ray Tensing, Republican budget proposal
House Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Carolyn Kaster/AP
House Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Carolyn Kaster/AP

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Here are the important stories to know for Wednesday, July 19:

1. The proposed health care bill by Senate Republicans is dead, and so is McConnell’s plan to repeal Obamacare without a replacement.

2. A former police officer who’s been tried twice for killing an unarmed black man won’t be tried again.

3. House Republicans revealed a budget plan that drastically cuts funding for aid programs and increases spending on defense.

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