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 2017-06-26 22:20 

The Hill

Feehery: Medicaid reform opening... +

Greg NashOn Friday, America celebrates National Asteroid Day.Coincidentally, the Senate may complete action on its ObamaCare repeal-and-replace plan the same day.TSA de-cluttering tests get attention from ACLUSenate adds penalty for going uninsured to hea...

 2017-06-26 22:20 

The Hill

Rare-earth rancor: Feds must stop Chinese purchase of US mine... +

A U.S. bankruptcy court has decided to sell a California mine, the sole U.S. source of rare earth minerals, to a consortium including Chinese mining company Shenghe Rare Earth Shareholding Co. If the transaction goes ahead, it would turn over the unique d...

 2017-06-26 22:19 

Newsmax

New Orleans Mayor Landrieu: Americans Want Focus on Action... +

The nation's mayors will be the ones who have to find the answers to the difficult problems facing the United States, and Americans want their leaders to quit talking and get things done, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the new president of the U.S....

 2017-06-26 22:17 

The Hill

CBO: 4 million would lose employer health coverage under GOP plan... +

Four million people would lose employer-provided insurance coverage in 2018 if the Senate's plan to repeal ObamaCare became law, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO)projected on Monday....

 2017-06-26 22:16 

The Hill

Senate confirms NRC chairwoman to new term... +

The Senate on Monday confirmed the chairwoman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to a new five-year term....

 2017-06-26 22:16 

The Daily Caller

WH: Signing Anti-Illegal Immigration Bills Is A Priority... +

'Major priorities'...

 2017-06-26 22:16 

The Hill

Sens. Cassidy, Kennedy, please vote no on Senate healthcare bill... +

In late 2013, after I moved to Louisiana, I lost my health insurance for four months. I also got sick, repeatedly, while living in an apartment that reeked of mildew. Water would drip in through the ceiling when it rained.Secretary Perrys dangerous climat...

 2017-06-26 22:15 

Reason.com

New CBO Report Says the Senate GOP Health Care Would Make Obamacare's Problems Worse... +

The Republican health care plan wouldn't solve the problems Republicans say they want to solve. ...

 2017-06-26 22:15 

Washington Examiner

McConnell: Senate will 'soon' act on healthcare bill... +

McConnell, R-Ky., cited the CBO's finding that the Better Care Reconciliation Act would lower premiums by 30 percent in 2020 and reduce the......

 2017-06-26 22:14 

The Daily Caller

Google Takes YUGE Step Toward Making Americans Employed Again... +

The tech giant is putting the power of its search engine in the hands of job seekers....

 2017-06-26 22:10 

Daily Kos

Spicer claims Trump was 'joking' when he goaded Russia to hack Hillary—you be the judge... +

Sean Spicer laid out one of his biggest whoppers yet Monday when he peddled the idea that Donald Trump never really intended for Russia to hack Hillary's emails and, say, release them drip by drip to the public—even though he urged Russia to do exactly th...

 2017-06-26 22:10 

BuzzFeed

Mitch McConnell Was Unhappy With Pro-Trump Group's Attacks On Nevada Republican... +

Sen. Dean Heller David Calvert / Getty Images Tense conversations between members of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s political team and allies of President Donald Trump may have forestalled a big television attack planned against Sen...

 2017-06-26 22:10 

The Blaze

Sean Spicer reveals what Trump meant when he told Russia to hack Hillary Clintons emails... +

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer revealed his thoughts on President Donald Trump’s July 2016 comments when he joked that Russian hackers should find Hillary ...

 2017-06-26 22:09 

Talking Points Memo

McConnell: CBO Estimate That Millions Would Lose Coverage Is Actually Good... +

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Monday hailed the Congressional Budget Offices analysis of the Senate bill to partially......

 2017-06-26 22:06 

Talking Points Memo

FBI Has Repeatedly Interviewed Ex-Trump Adviser Page About Russia Ties... +

The FBI has conducted five interviews with Carter Page about his contacts with Russian operatives and his work as an......

 2017-06-26 22:05 

Mediaite

Nicolle Wallace Goes Bonkers Over Suggestion That Trump Has Grown: Are You Serious?!... +

Count Nicolle Wallace as a skeptic of the long-rumored, but seemingly never executed, Trump "pivot."...

 2017-06-26 22:04 

The Daily Caller

Former NSA Chief: Trump Is Serious About Cybersecurity... +

President Donald Trump is serious about improving U.S. cybersecurity, according to former National Security Director Keith Alexander....

 2017-06-26 22:02 

National Review

Why Keep Colleges from Being Responsible Lenders?... +

Putting the federal government into the business of financing higher education was a great blunder, with adverse consequences daily. Among those consequences is the fact that some 8 million Americans are now in default on loans that probably would never h...

 2017-06-26 22:01 

HotAir

CBO: By 2026, Senate health bill would leave 22 million more uninsured compared to current law... +

"primarily because the penalty for not havinginsurance would be eliminated." The post CBO: By 2026, Senate health bill would leave 22 million more uninsured compared to current law appeared first on Hot Air....

 2017-06-26 22:00 

Blunt Force Truth

Anthem Says Senate Health Bill Will Bolster Individual Insurance Market... +

The endorsement for the legislation counters the view of many other insurers. Anthem Inc. said it believes that the Senate Republicans health bill will bolster the individual insurance market, an endorsement for the legislation as many other insurers have...

 2017-06-26 22:00 

Talking Points Memo

Senate Democrats Rip GOP's O'Care Repeal Bill After Bombshell CBO Report... +

Senate Democrats on Monday read Republicans the riot act over the Congressional Budget Offices analysis of the Senate bill to......

 2017-06-26 21:57 

The Daily Caller

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Warns The World Against Geert Wilders... +

There is a real discomfort among progressives calling out the backwards views of mainstream Islam....

 2017-06-26 21:57 

The Daily Caller

Huckabee Slams GOP Healthcare Bill... +

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee criticized the GOP's recently released Senate healthcare bill Monday....

 2017-06-26 21:56 

Washington Examiner

Conservatives cheer Gorsuch amid flurry of decisions on final day of Supreme Court term... +

New Justice Neil Gorsuch has not disappointed conservatives who voted for Trump in November because of the Supreme Court vacancy....

 2017-06-26 21:56 

Talking Points Memo

Trump Brags He And Indian PM Modi Are 'World Leaders In Social Media'... +

President Donald Trump onMonday bragged that both he and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi were world leaders in social media.......

 2017-06-26 21:55 

Washington Examiner

Trump welcomes Indian Prime Minister Modi to White House... +

President Trump welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House on Monday by promising to work more closely with India to......

 2017-06-26 21:55 

The Daily Caller

Anthem Endorses GOP Healthcare Bill... +

Health insurance company Anthem Inc. endorsed Senate Republicans' healthcare bill Monday, which could go a long way in helping the GOP get their bill passed...

 2017-06-26 21:53 

The Hill

Trump touts social media use with Indian prime minister... +
 2017-06-26 21:52 

Talking Points Memo

Pepe Lives: Creator Of Frog Hijacked By Trolls Intends To 'Resurrect' Character... +

Pepe the Frog is coming back from the dead. Los Angeles-based cartoonist Matt Furie told The Associated Press on Monday......

 2017-06-26 21:51 

The Blaze

Democrat names these three conservatives the horsemen of the apocalypse... +

Democratic Rep. Mazie Hirono decried what she saw as judicial “extremismR21; from three conservative Supreme Court justices and called them three of the “horsemen of ...

 2017-06-26 21:51 

RealClearPolitics

Bridging the Conservative Divide... +

Donald Trump’s ascent to the presidency precipitated an unprecedented rift in American conservatism. To prevent a permanent split, conservatives must recover an appreciation of the enduring tensions that constitute their movement. Too few conservati...

 2017-06-26 21:50 

Newsmax

Al Franken: Senate Healthcare Bill Not Just Mean, But 'Cruel'... +

The Republicans' healthcare plan is even worse than being mean it is cruel, because it will allow tax cuts for the wealthiest taxpayers while cutting benefits away from the nation's poor, Sen. Al Franken said Monday....

 2017-06-26 21:50 

VDARE

Crime Victims of Illegal Aliens Make The Front Page Of The NEW YORK TIMES... +

Its a pleasant surprise to see the New York Times [...]...

 2017-06-26 21:50 

National Review

The Supreme Court Order Is Not Much of a Victory for Trump... +

The positive part of this mornings Supreme Court order, which narrows the stays lower courts have imposed to block President Trumps so-called travel ban, is the part you dont see. Implicit in the Courts unsigned ruling is a rejection of the anti-Trump pre...

 2017-06-26 21:50 

Mediaite

Trump Touts How He and Indian Prime Minister Are World Leaders in Social Media in Joint Presser... +

During his joint press conference with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Trump took a moment to talk about something that the two world leaders have in common: a big social media presence....

 2017-06-26 21:49 

The Atlantic

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Catch-22 Million... +

The Congressional Budget Office projects that the Senate Republican health-care bill would leave 22 million more people uninsured by 2026....

 2017-06-26 21:44 

Breitbart.com

CNN Jake Tapper Corrects Misattributed George Orwell Quote... +

CNN anchor Jake Tapper had a Twitter hiccup Sunday resulting in him having to correct a simple commemoration of the birthday of 1984 and Animal Farm author George Orwell....

 2017-06-26 21:44 

NewsBusters

Theres No Camera on, Jim! Showboating CNNs Acosta Yells at Spicer Over Press Access... +

At Monday’s audio-only and photos-only White House press briefing, CNN senior White House correspondent Jim Acosta continued to make a fool out of himself, melting down and screaming at press secretary Sean Spicer over the current set-up for briefin...

 2017-06-26 21:44 

NewsBusters

Never Mind: Networks Yawn as Bernie Sanders Is Under FBI Investigation ... +

A former presidential contender is now under investigation by the FBI? Oh, never mind. It’s Bernie Sanders. The networks have yawned at the news that Sanders and his wife Jane are being targeted by the FBI for possibly inappropriately urging a bank ...

 2017-06-26 21:44 

NewsBusters

USA Today Hypes Supreme Court's Move To 'Reopen National Debate Over Same-Sex Marriage'... +

USA Today played up the Supreme Court's decision on Monday to hear the case of a bakery owner in Colorado who refused to participate in same-sex couple's wedding ceremony by baking the pair a cake. The newspaper spun the judicial branch's move...

 2017-06-26 21:44 

NewsBusters

Obama Deputy Chief of Staff Calls AG Sessions 'Apple-Cheeked Hate Goblin' on Netflixs Chelsea... +

The June 23 episode of Netflix’s Chelsea, titled “A Handler-maid’s Tale” continued on with the ever-present theme of name-calling and dramatically criticizing President Trump and Republicans, this week using the Netflix show The Ha...

 2017-06-26 21:44 

NewsBusters

Dem Calls Court Conservatives Horsemen of the Apocalypse, Andrea Mitchell Just Sits There ... +

Despite all the talk of civility in the wake of the congressional shooting on June 14, on Monday, MSNBC anchor Andrea Mitchell didn’t bat an eye as Democratic Hawaii Senator Mazie Hirono launched into a tirade against conservative members of the Sup...

 2017-06-26 21:42 

Washington Examiner

How committed are Senate Democrats from Trump Country to the Resistance?... +

Sens. Tammy Baldwin and Debbie Stabenow are among the Democratic senators that voted to confirm 99 percent of Obama's judicial nominees....

 2017-06-26 21:39 

The Hill

Carter Page questioned in FBI Russia investigation: report... +

The FBI has reportedly questioned Carter Page, who formerly served as an adviser to Donald TrumpDonald TrumpCarter Page questioned in FBI Russia investigation: report Major progressive group rolls out first incumbent House endorsement Overnight Finance: C...

 2017-06-26 21:38 

LifeZette

GOP Donors Grow Skittish Over Lack of Legislative Progress... +

GOP donors have a stern message for President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan: get the job done, or we might bail. At a gathering ofKoch network donors at a luxury resort nestled in the Rocky Mountains over...

 2017-06-26 21:38 

VDARE

Pat Buchanan: Are Illinois & Puerto Rico Our Future?... +

If Gov. Bruce Rauner and his legislature in Springfield do [...]...

 2017-06-26 21:37 

The Hill

Major progressive group rolls out first incumbent House endorsement... +

Democracy for America has endorsed Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.), its first endorsement of a House incumbent for the midterm cycle....

 2017-06-26 21:37 

Daily Kos

Are you 64 and making $26,500 a year? Welcome to a $20,500 Trumpcare insurance premium... +

Popular vote loser Donald Trump freely admits he called the House version of Trumpcare "mean, mean, mean" and also claimed that he wanted a Senate bill that is "generous, kind, with heart." That's not what he got with the Senate version of Trumpcare, the ...

 2017-06-26 21:36 

National Review

Three Thoughts on the Masterpiece Cakeshop Cert Grant... +

Today the Supreme Court granted review in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. This is an important -- and dangerous -- case for civil liberties. It involves a bakery owner who refused to bake a custom cake for a gay wedding, and Just...

 2017-06-26 21:34 

The Daily Caller

Personnel is Policy. Keep An Eye On The Special Counsel's Staff... +

Robert Mueller, who is investigating Trump, is stacking his team with Democrats....

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