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by | May 28, 2017 | 18:40

Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said that 23 million more uninsured people is "unacceptable". Over half of those becoming uninsured, 14 million people, would come from the bill's $ 834 billion in cuts over 10 years to Medicaid , which provides health coverage to poor and disabled people.

by | May 28, 2017 | 17:17

Come on, this is the first administration in history - OK? - it was the first decade, the first eight-year period in history not to have a 3 percent growth rate. The budget forecasts about US$ 2 trillion in extra federal revenue growth over the next 10 years, which it uses to pay for Mr. Trump's "biggest tax cut in history".

by | May 28, 2017 | 17:10

But over the course of the nine-day trip, which wraps up Saturday with a stop at a US naval base in Italy , Trump has seemed happiest when the focus is on him - like the red carpet rollout for his arrival in Riyadh, followed by a sword-dancing display in his honor.

by | May 28, 2017 | 17:06

Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. Oliver's legislative district and MS in general have a history of lynching involving African-Americans. Gunn said he heard about Oliver's Facebook post late Sunday and called Oliver early Monday and told him to apologize . The post noted that those in Louisiana taking down the monuments should be LYNCHED, in all capital letters.

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:54

Chaffetz responded to Brower's letter , emphasizing his panel "has its own, Constitutionally-based prerogative to conduct investigations" and that it's not his intent to "impede or interfere" with Mueller's investigation. Internal FBI memos, particularly those authored by Comey, became the subject of intense interest by congressional investigators last week amid reports that Trump had asked Comey in February to drop his bureau's investigation into former national security adviser Michael ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:52

The American rock band confirmed the news on Twitter by posting, "It is with deep sadness we announce that Gregg Allman . passed away peacefully at his home". "I can tell when he's there, man", Allman said. But by the mid 70s, the cloud over the band grew darker as Gregg became a heroin addict. Not long after that, Gregg recorded his solo debut, 1973's Laid Back , which offered an economical à la carte selection of blues, R&B and soul songs in contrast with the Allman's epic ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:12

The two men who died were identified Saturday as Ricky John Best , 53, of Happy Valley, and Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche , 23, of Portland . A preliminary investigation indicates that Christian was on the train "yelling various remarks that would best be characterized as hate speech toward a variety of ethnicity and religions", the Portland Police Bureau said in a statement.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:32

Pleading guilty to the charge, which requires him to register as a sex offender , could bring a sentence of up to 10 years. But are his repeated online sex infractions - including his infamous underwear tweet - just symptoms of a sickness that should be treated, not punished? "I knew it was morally wrong and unlawful", Weiner told the court, stopping to wipe his brow, sniff and sip water from a bottle.

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:41

In fact, discussions over the climate deal have sown divisions within the White House, splitting the nationalists and the globalists — including Cohn — who are competing for influence within Trump's administration. Gary D. Cohn, director of the National Economic Council, insisted that the other countries understood Trump's refusal to make a decision on the accord, even if they did not support it.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:18

North Carolina House Republicans have unveiled large sections of their budget proposal that leave out several spending cuts proposed by the Senate in its budget bill passed two weeks ago. The biggest beneficiaries of the shift would be young people making close to $70,000 a year, who would see their premiums drop from $5,100 a year to just $1,750 under the baseline AHCA - and $1,250 if their state requests a waiver.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:06

US Defense Secretary James Mattis, in comments to be aired fully in a TV interview Sunday, said Trump - famously skeptical of global warming - is now "wide open" on the issue. German Chancellor Angela Merkel dubbed the summit that was supposed to decide on the ratification of climate deal, as "dissatisfying". "Here we have a situation of six against one, meaning there is still no sign of whether the U.S.

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:01

By Saturday morning, Trump was already tweeting that the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners had given him a big win on this issue and that the money was beginning to roll in. So, before Air Force One is wheels down at Andrews Air Force Base late Saturday, here are 5 takeaways from Trump's first foreign trip since becoming president.

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:49

The most sweeping anti-choice bill since 2013's House Bill 2 now moves to Gov. Greg Abbott's desk for an expected signature. With Republicans enjoying solid majorities in both of Texas' legislative chambers, though, such opposition was purely symbolic.

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:30

He was the father of six, with a seventh child on the way. "We've lost a police officer", the Licking County sheriff said, according to WBNS. "It's just a tragic event", he said. "No one is going in, no one is going out", Richards said. "The only sirens we hear are when the Fire Department goes out". A woman who lives across the street said she and her 6-year-old son heard it happen.

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:39

They sided with state officials that the district was drawn for political gain not to disenfranchise black voters. "Moreover, the Court made it clear that it would not allow states to get away with an unlawful racial gerrymandering by claiming that it's just politics".

by | May 28, 2017 | 13:52

Twenty two people were killed and many others injured, a number of them young children, when Salman Abedi detonated a bomb at an Ariana Grande concert . "The leaks of sensitive information pose a grave threat to our national security". British police and security services were also upset that Mr Abedi's name was apparently leaked by U.S.

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:53

The law would take effect beginning in the 2018 spring semester. Texas will also keep spending $800 million on border security despite President Donald Trump's promises to build a wall between the USA and Mexico. It further mandates that a teacher automatically lose his or her license if he or she has to register as a sex offender. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaks during a ceremony where he signed SB7, a bill to address inappropriate teacher-student relationships, at the Texas Capitol in ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 13:37

Angela Merkel , the current Chancellor of Germany, specifically mentioned how other G7 countries lobbied Trump to keep America in the Paris Agreement, which was implemented to cut back on carbon emissions. At the summit's end, Mr Trump gave no closing press conference, presumably to avoid questions on his son-in-law Jared Kushner's reported plans to set up a secret communications channel with Russian Federation, reported The Guardian.

by | May 28, 2017 | 13:03

A sweeping new anti-abortion bill in Texas that includes a provision already blocked by federal courts is heading to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott . Robert Nichols , R-Jacksonville. "So what we want to do is remove that incentive", Nichols said when his measure passed the Senate . "They're getting these licenses from out of state because our fees are so high".

by | May 28, 2017 | 13:03

President Trump has told multiple people, including EPA head Scott Pruitt, that he intends to pull the US out of the landmark Paris Agreement on climate change , according to a new Axios report based on information from three anonymous sources with direct knowledge of the conversations.

by | May 28, 2017 | 13:53

While a number of details still need to be worked out, members of the 13-person health care working group selected by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell feel they are in agreement in enough areas to start crafting the bill. Congress' top two Republicans chose to ignore the report's troublesome findings in their public comments Thursday. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., used a Trump administration report on premiums as the centerpiece for a news conference.

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:07

A bill passed in the special session would move the State Historic Preservation Office to the Department of Administration, which reports to the governor. Louis River cleanup and airport improvements. One bill that passed both houses funding several state government programs did not include money for a 45 percent legislative pay raise set by a council established by a new constitutional amendment.

by | May 28, 2017 | 13:18

The three-day competition starts Tuesday and concludes Thursday. Sylvia earned the honor in March when she outlasted her older sister, Sophia Nguyen, to win the Northwest Missouri Regional Spelling Bee. "Being there on that stage with all of those people", Naomi said. One of the contestants is buzzing with excitement for her second time competing in three years.

by | May 28, 2017 | 12:56

Nongroup enrollees are people who purchase health care individually versus through a group or employer. Patients' premiums would be determined by everything from how old they are to where they live, whether they have a preexisting medical condition, and how their individual states decide to handle the new law.

by | May 28, 2017 | 13:16

The Stanley Cup Final opens Monday night in Pittsburgh . For example, the Los Angeles Kings hoisted the Cup as one back in 2012. Rinne finished the regular season with a 0.918 save percentage - nothing to scoff at but just one percentage point above his career average.

by | May 28, 2017 | 11:53

Earlier German Chancellor Angela Merkel criticised what she called "a very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory" discussion with Trump on the issue. The United States have a financial commitment in the "green fund.' I told Trump that (France's) commitment compared to our GDP is bigger than theirs and that they are not the ones who pay the most".

by | May 28, 2017 | 12:49

Sen. Susan Collins, a moderate Republican from ME, said that she thinks there needs to be some kind of certainty for people who rely on the cost-sharing reduction payments. But it isn't committing to making any of the payments beyond this month . A joint letter sent to Senate leadership by the industry groups - spearheaded by America's Health Insurance Plans acknowledges that the Senate is working toward a legislative solution but asks for stability in the intervening months .

by | May 28, 2017 | 11:57

The terror attack took place outside the Manchester Arena on Monday, shortly after Grande's concert there had ended, when a suicide bomber detonated an explosive device. "We can't let the terrorists win by dissuading us from going about our normal business". But the gloves have come back off, with Mr Corbyn planning to announce his party will withdraw from the war on terror and boost police numbers by 10,000 while hammering May on her party's cuts to the force.

by | May 28, 2017 | 12:18

James downplayed the record prior to Game 5. After the Cavs clinched the Eastern Conference title with a 135-102 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday, ESPN's Brian Windhorst reported that James said thinking about the Warriors is not something he's ready to do just yet, and that doing so would stress him out.

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:13

Under a variety of lineups-Wikipedia's "List of the Allman Brothers Band Members" article is twenty names deep-the Allman Brothers Band continued recording and touring, with Gregg and drummer Butch Trucks as the only constants. Allman Brothers Band sold more than nine million albums in the US. The soulful singer-songwriter had canceled his performances for the rest of the year in March, citing health reasons .

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:00

Canaccord Genuity maintained Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG ) by 28.6% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. Finally, Pershing Square Capital Management L.P. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, April 27 by BTIG Research. Maxim Group has "Hold" rating and $718 target. 04/25/2017 - Chipotle Mexican Grill , Inc.

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:49

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry says his late father taught him how to be a cowboy, but "his real impact on my life was mentoring me in the art of politics". The upper chamber is focused, as were their House counterparts, on lowering insurance premiums as the ultimate goal, even if fewer people end up being covered because the new bill will have removed the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate.

by | May 28, 2017 | 10:01

Erasing former President Barack Obama's health care law was a top promise of Donald Trump during his presidential campaign, and by congressional GOP candidates since its 2010 enactment. Republicans may have a touch of tunnel vision, suggests Robert Blendon, who follows the politics of health care at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

by | May 28, 2017 | 11:02

On Saturday, a publicist for the rock legend said he had passed away at his home in Savannah, Georgia. Allman , a singer, songwriter and proficient organ player, will be remembered as one of the world's most gifted and truly natural interpreters of the blues .

by | May 28, 2017 | 11:21

First, he ignores the fact that lower premiums only matter to those who can actually get health insurance. In the 1990s, she added, people with pre-existing conditions who recently lost their jobs were supposed to be protected by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act from losing or being prevented from obtaining insurance coverage .