Author Archives: Team Guillory

19 Oct
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Bush takes veiled swipe at Trump, defends immigration and trade

(Reuters) – Former President George W. Bush decried “bullying and prejudice” while defending immigrants and trade on Thursday in a New York speech that appeared to be a sweeping, thinly veiled critique of President Donald Trump. Bush, 71, used a ...

19 Oct
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Tax-writing panel primes lawmakers for powerful, lucrative lives after Congress

Since the dawn of Congress, the House Ways and Means Committee has been the most powerful, coveted committee post a lawmaker can seek, … Source link Tweet

19 Oct
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Senator McCain says subpoena may be required to get answers on Niger ambush

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senator John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said on Thursday he may consider issuing a subpoena because the White House has not been forthcoming with details of an ambush in Niger in which four ...

19 Oct
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More Republican senators back bipartisan Obamacare deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan deal to stabilize Obamacare by restoring billions of dollars of federal subsidies to health insurers picked up Republican support in the Senate on Thursday despite President Donald Trump’s opposition but still faced an uphill battle. ...

19 Oct
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Congress tries to squeeze more out of Social Security, wrecking its customer service

Since they’ve been unsuccessful (thus far) at cutting Social Security benefits, congressional Republicans are continuing to resort to the backdoor assault on the program by starving its administrative budget. In the latest versions of the agency’s budget under consideration in ...