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Liberal group targets new healthcare attack ads at 24 unlucky GOP lawmakers

Revenge is best served cold and GOP lawmakers are going to get a heapin’ helpin’ from Democrats and Democratic affiliated groups who will now have their chance to use health care reform as a blunt instument with which to beat … Continue reading

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Politico: Activist left goes all out to save Obamacare The Hill: House healthcare bill faces upheaval in Senate CNN Politics: The 7 Republican Senators to watch on the health care bill New York Times: What to watch for as France … Continue reading

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New York Times: Health law repeal will miss Trump’s 100-day target date Politico: In interview Trump says ‘major conflict’ with North Korea is possible CNN Politics: Trump barks, but struggles to find his bite The Hill: Schumer blocks one-week stopgap … Continue reading

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Vulnerable Republicans must hate “repeal and replace”

In a new digital ad campaign, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is likely trying to push vulnerable Republicans to vote against their party’s repeal and replace healthcare legislation while tying them to the most egregious aspects of the proposal no … Continue reading

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Can Trump cobble together a majority on new healthcare legislation?

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New York Times: White House proposes slashing tax rates, significantly aiding wealthy The Hill: Trump tax plan prompts GOP fears about deficit Politico: Ryan moves to ax lawmaker exemption in Obamacare repeal bill CNN Politics: Donald Trump’s rude awakening on … Continue reading

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New York Times: Trump’s tax plan: Low rate for corporations, and for companies like his Politico: Moderates chafe at Republican healthcare compromise The Hill: Michael Flynn’s troubles mount CNN  Politics: Trump’s first 100 days on the global stage NBC News: … Continue reading

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Trump vs. the Freedom Caucus, a fight to the death (let’s hope)

It’s hard to see the logic of Trump’s Twitter attack on the hard-right Freedom Caucus for its failure to support the GOP’s repeal and replace of Obamacare. Trump Tweeted this: -The Freedom Caucus will hurt the entire Republcan agenda if … Continue reading

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Will they vote today on healthcare? Bet not

With word that Speaker Paul Ryan is heading up to the White House to brief President Trump ahead of the scheduled afternoon vote on healthcare, I’m willing to bet he’s not making the trip to say he has the votes in … Continue reading

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Dallas Morning Star: Health care bill vote postponed to Friday as GOP fails to reach consensus New York Times: Trump tells G.O.P. It’s now or never, demanding House vote on health bill Washington Post: Nine health-care bill changes aimed at wooing moderates and … Continue reading

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New York Times: U.K. Parliament attack carried out by British-born man known to intelligence Washington Post: GOP health-care plan hangs in balance as conservatives demand changes Chicago Tribune: Obamacare replacement bill could harm Illinois residents with disabilities, advocates say Boston … Continue reading

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