Tags: "Congress"

18 Oct
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Home Depot co-founder to GOP: Pass tax reform or lose Congress

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., left, and other GOP members as they talk about the Republicans’ proposed rewrite of the tax code for individuals and corporations, at the Capitol in ...

18 Oct
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A ‘Star Wars’ fan in Congress wants us to know that porgs are ‘dope’

The Congress of the United States and an actual useful critterImage: house of representatives/lucasfilm By Chris Taylor2017-10-18 23:01:59 UTC The 115th Congress of the United States may not have passed any meaningful legislation (apart from that whole forcing Trump to ...

18 Oct
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Trump punts his top priorities to Congress, setting the stage for a year-end showdown

In kicking his top priorities to Congress, President Trump is setting the stage — intentionally or not — for weeks of messy horse-trading that may culminate in a year-end standoff to avoid another government shutdown. Trump is betting he can ...

18 Oct
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Congress, End the Health Care Chaos. You Have 9 Million Kids to Protect.

Photo Credit Grace Han President Trump and Republicans in Congress have brought chaos to the American health care system by trying to destroy the Affordable Care Act and failing to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program, which, with bipartisan support ...

18 Oct
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Congress At Standstill Over Reauthorizing Health Insurance For 9 Million Kids

WASHINGTON ― It’s been nearly three weeks since the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) expired and bipartisan negotiations over how to finance it appear to be at a standstill, even as several states face critical funding deadlines, which threatens the ...