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Under the Senate's health-care plan, the equivalent of 16 states' populations could lose insurance

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Putting into perspective just what 22 million people means, it's also equal to the population of the seven largest U.S. cities.

House Republicans watch and wait as Senate struggles with health-care bill

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Multiple senior Republicans have left the door open to the possibility that the House would not leave as planned on Friday but stay in Washington potentially into the July 4 holiday to pass the Senate bill.

Last year, June was National Pride Month. This year, it isn't.

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To date, Trump has passed on recognizing four Obama-era proclamations.

Spicer spars with reporters about off-camera briefing

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White House press secretary Sean Spicer prohibited cameras from his press briefing on June 26, and faced a barrage of questions about why. Listen to some of the exchange here.

Why CNN retracted a story about a Trump campaign aide

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The Fix's Callum Borchers explains why CNN retracted a story about a Trump campaign aide, leading to the resignation of three CNN employees.

Trump ramps up his attacks on CNN after retraction

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President Trump renewed his attacks against CNN, which he has repeatedly called "fake news," on June 27, after CNN retracted a story about ties between a Trump associate and a Russian investment fund.

Jon Ossoff reflects on his race: Republicans 'should be sweating'

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The Democrat who narrowly lost the most expensive congressional contest in American history says his critics fail to note that the party base turned out heavily to support him in the race in Georgia's 6th congressional district.,

The hard-to-answer question at the core of the health-care fight: How many more people might die?

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A recent meta-analysis suggests the Senate health-care overhaul would be responsible for one more death for every 800 or so without insurance.

The Energy 202: Democratic senators call for removal of Energy official who called WWII internment 'necessary'

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In a scathing retort sent to Energy Secretary Rick Perry, five Democratic senators, led by Mazie K. Hirono of Hawaii, said: “The internment was not ‘necessary,’ it was ‘wrong.’”

The Finance 202: As health-care bill teeters, GOP donors eye a tax rewrite on deck

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Investors have been losing patience with an all-GOP government’s inability to execute on health care, mostly because it has stalled progress on its second one: tax reform.

Facing GOP opposition, Senate leaders postpone vote to overhaul Obamacare

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In the wake of a troubling budget forecast, the vote to revise the 2010 health law will wait until after the July 4 recess.

The Health 202: CBO score of Senate health bill certainly doesn't ease McConnell's path to 50

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The road to success for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell looks steeper than ever as senators appear to dig in against the Senate health-care bill.

Russia-Iran sanctions measure hits new snag in Congress

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A proposed broad expansion of sanctions on the energy sector has some lawmakers worried about blowback to companies in the United States.

Too many Americans know too little about the Constitution. Here's how you can fix that.

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Make the world a better place by watching and sharing this weekly summer video series on American politics and constitutional history.

The Daily 202: Thwarted in Washington, the Koch network racks up conservative victories in the states

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Reducing union power, promoting private education, changing sentencing laws – often under the radar.

Top GOP super PAC sets its 2018 strategy: Pelosi, Pelosi, Pelosi

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The Congressional Leadership Fund, which has ties to House Speaker Paul D. Ryan, plans to spend $100 million before next year's midterm elections.

Q & A for federal workers: Early outs and buyouts

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Agencies may soon offer cash payments or early retirement to entice employees to leave.

White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty

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The U.S. said it has detected evidence that Assad is preparing for another chemical weapons attack.

Senate GOP health-care bill appears in deeper trouble following new CBO report

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Analysts estimate plan would cause 22 million more uninsured Americans by 2026 while cutting federal spending $321 billion.
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