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4h ago

Donald Trump responds to Mexico murder rate on Twitter: "We will build the wall!"

"Mexico was just ranked the second deadliest country in the world, after only Syria," the president claimed.

Obama defends his signature health care law as Senate unveils plan to repeal it

"The Senate bill, unveiled today, is not a health care bill."

Democrats blast "heartless" Republican health care bill

Senate Democrats seek to stall "monstrosity of a bill" as Republican leaders push for quick AHCA vote.

Experts say the Senate health care bill is even worse for poor people than the House bill

Many expected the Senate to moderate the House bill. That didn't happen.

Investigators found election hackers stole voters' private data, new report says

Data breaches during the 2016 election cycle may be even worse than previously known.
9h ago

Senate health care bill already in trouble as Republicans voice opposition

Four Republican Senators say they will not vote for the health care plan in its current form.

Donald Trump doesn't have tapes of James Comey

The revelation comes a day before a House-imposed deadline for Trump to reveal whether the purported tapes exist.

People with disabilities and allies storm Mitch McConnell's office to protest ACA repeal

ADAPT, a grassroots activist organization, stormed Sen. Mitch McConnell's office Thursday to fight for the rights of people with disabilities.

The Senate GOP just released a draft of their Obamacare repeal bill

Senate Republicans drafted the bill in secret, to the chagrin of the opposition.

Senate slated to release long-awaited health care bill Thursday 

Republican leaders want to vote on the bill by next week.
June 22, 2017

Trump gets standing ovation for promising to pass a law already on the books

Donald Trump promised to ban immigrants from receiving welfare benefits for five years. That's already law.

Donald Trump regales Iowans with plan to cover Mexican border wall in solar panels

"My idea," the president said.

Weeks after being warned about Hatch Act, Trump social media guru may have crossed the line again

A former Obama White House lawyer says Trump aide Dan Scavino Jr. may have erred once more.

Donald Trump's first 2020 fundraiser will be at his DC hotel, raising ethics concerns

"I would advise against it," former White House ethics lawyer Richard Painter said, "But it's legal."

The ACLU is suing the Washington, D.C., police for violating the rights of Trump inaugural detainees

The plaintiffs' claims range from unconstitutional arrests to unjustified cavity searches.
June 21, 2017

Sen. Tom Cotton's intern used a mind-blowing array of slurs in front of a reporter

According to "Nate," the British are "faggots," immigrants are "these people," Paul Ryan is a "cuck" and Americans are a "superior race."

Trump has spent $133,000 of taxpayer money on White House furnishings since January

From inauguration to May, Trump apparently spent more than twice as much on office furnishings as his predecessor.

Jon Ossoff’s loss has some Democrats asking: Is it time for Nancy Pelosi to go?

Nancy Pelosi has been effective boogeyman for the GOP for nearly a decade, and some Democrats are questioning whether she should step aside.

Jon Ossoff's loss is a blow. But for Georgia liberals, being so close is a hard-won victory.

When I was a kid, I dodged anti-abortion protesters on my way to school. Seeing a pro-choice Democrat come so close to winning shows how much has changed in Georgia's 6th Congressional District.

Lara Trump: The road to the White House "hasn't been easy" on our family — or the president

It's been "crazy," she says — and she hopes it stays that way through a second Trump term.