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Senate Gears Up For Procedural Obamacare Repeal Vote, Despite Lack Of Details On Bill

‘It’s a judgment call the leader will make at some point’

McConnell To Push Repeal Only After Collapse Of Healthcare Bill

What a shame, the Senate’s terrible, no good, does-not-actually-repeal-Obamacare plan, similar to the House’s does-not-actually-repeal-Ocare plan, has collapsed, as it has not garnered the necessary support. Talking Point Memo’s...

Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Dead In Current Form

‘I cannot support the current version’

The Senate Health Care Bill Is Dead, But Nobody’s Admitting It Yet

The first clue was Mike Lee still being on the fence. The second clue was John McCain’s surgery becoming an excuse to delay the vote. And now, a story out of Wisconsin pretty much confirms what has been the fear/hope of folks across the...

BREAKING: House Votes 344 To 81 To Pass Incredible Bill, Conservatives Are Cheering

(Angry Patriot) – President Trump asked for an increase in defense spending, and the House came back with this stunning offer. The House passed a massive defense policy bill on Friday increasing defense spending to $696 billion, exceeding...

Rand Paul Tells Trump Not To ‘Oversell’ Health Care Bill

‘The Republican plan doesn’t fix the death spiral of ObamaCare’

The Fate of the Senate’s Health Care Bill Rests On One Man’s Shoulders

Hanging on by a very tenuous thread, the Senate’s health care reform bill is in trouble. Susan Collins and Rand Paul have each said they will not vote for it, though for drastically different reasons. Paul, taking a principled, conservative...

President Trump: You Bragged About Your Dealmaking Abilities So Get the Health Care Bill Done

The GOP health care plan hangs by a thread, and President Trump appears to be staking out ground where he can blame Congress if the deal doesn’t get done. In what’s become a familiar refrain, people are making the argument any failure...

GOP leaders unveil revised healthcare bill to repeal and replace Obamacare

This week, Senate Republican leaders released their revised version of the healthcare bill aiming to repeal and replace Obamacare. GOP leaders included new changes in the hopes of winning over additional votes from conservatives and moderates. The...

Cruz Supports Revised Senate Healthcare Bill

The Washington Examiner reports that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, announced Thursday that he will support the Senate healthcare bill in its current form after a new draft included a new version of an amendment he’s been pushing: I think this...

Government shutdown is likely to happen without border wall funding included in spending bill

Freedom Caucus Chairman Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) says there may be a government shutdown if money for President Trump’s border wall isn’t included in an approved spending bill. The Hill reports:  Meadows said Trump could veto...

Victory for Conservatives? “Controversial” Amendment Makes It Into Senate Health Bill

An amendment that centrist Republican did not want to see in the Senate’s health bill appears to have made it in in some form, according to The Hill. The Cruz-Lee amendment, which would allow insurance agencies to sell insurance plans...

Conservative leaders have signed memo outlining ‘wish list’ for Senate healthcare bill

Conservatives on the Conservative Action Project this week outlined what they want the healthcare bill to look like in order to gain Republican support on the Senate bill that has stirred up controversy this summer. Their memo states that,...

Oregon bill will reduce punishments for possession of heroin, cocaine other drugs

First-time offenders caught with small amounts of heroin, cocaine, methamphetamines and other illegal drugs will face less jail time and smaller fines under a new bill approved by the Oregon legislature that aims to curb mass incarceration. The...
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Dem State Senator Helps Pass Bill to Give Her Own Charity $1.5 Million – The Charity Also Pays Her a 6-Figure Salary

(Judicial Watch) – Democrat State Senator, Lauren Book helped pass a bill that allocated $1.5 million to a nonprofit that she founded. She also gets paid a six-figure salary by this nonprofit. A Democrat Florida state lawmaker helped pass...
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Mike Lee Draws a Line in the Sand When it Comes to the Senate Health Care Bill

Sen. Mike Lee announced this afternoon that he is a “no” vote on the Senate health care bill if it doesn’t include the “Consumer Choice” amendment being pushed by Ted Cruz. Lee’s spokesperson Conn Carroll...
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Tea Party Patriots Signals Support for Cruz-Lee Amendment to Senate Health Care Bill

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots President and co-founder Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today regarding the amendment to the Senate health care bill offered by Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT). “Tea Party...
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Maxine Waters Predicts Disaster If GOP Health Care Bill Passes (Video That You Just Have To See)

Maxine Waters is being touted by some as the ideal replacement for Nancy Pelosi… and those people are actually progressive Democrats, not conservatives, but there are a lot of us who would jump on the Maxine Waters bandwagon because she...
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Cruz’s Amendment to Senate Health Care Bill Gets Approval From Freedom Caucus Chair

House Freedom Caucus Chair Mark Meadows broke from withholding comment on the process in the upper chamber to say he is in favor of the health care bill currently making its way through the Senate…if the amendment introduced by Sen....