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Presidential debate: Trump, Obama clash over health care

Sunday  20:05,   25 june 2017
USA TODAY

In addition to disputes over costs and insurance rates for Americans, the health care debate also features the most public duel yet between President Trump and predecessor Barack Obama — including an argument over the use of the word[...]

For Grieving Parents, Trump Is ‘Speaking for the Dead’ on Immigration

Sunday  19:15,   25 june 2017
The New York Times

Their children died at the hands of undocumented immigrants, and their anguish forms the emotional cornerstone of the president’s signature issue.Now he had come to meet them, the families of people killed by undocumented immigrants, and they wanted [...]

Rand Paul: 'If you offer me a 90 percent repeal, I'd probably vote for it'

Sunday  18:20,   25 june 2017
The Hill

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Sunday said he would consider voting for a partial repeal of ObamaCare ."I've been telling leadership for months now that I will vote for a repeal and it doesn't have to be a 100 percent repeal," Paul said on ABC's "This[...]

Sanders responds to ongoing probe into wife’s 2010 bank loan

Sunday  16:50,   25 june 2017
MSN

Bernie and Jane Sanders reportedly retained attorneys to represent them in a long-running investigation into the collapse of Burlington College , which Jane Sanders led from 2004 to 2011. The investigation began in January 2016, when attorney and[...]

Trump: Hillary Clinton colluded with Democrats to defeat Bernie Sanders

Sunday  16:16,   25 june 2017
The Hill

President Trump on Sunday accused former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton of colluding with her party to defeat her primary opponent, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). Has Your Home's Value Increased? See It's Current[...]

What the Health-Care Vote Means for the Midterms

Sunday  14:46,   25 june 2017
The Wall Street Journal.

This week’s expected Senate vote on the GOP health-care bill will showcase a sharp partisan divide in states where Democrats are poised to play defense in next year’s midterm elections. 6 Incredible Cards You Can Upgrade To Today Learn More [...]

What the Health-Care Vote Means for the Midterms

Sunday  14:46,   25 june 2017
The Wall Street Journal.

This week’s expected Senate vote on the GOP health-care bill will showcase a sharp partisan divide in states where Democrats are poised to play defense in next year’s midterm elections. 2 Credit Cards Charging 0% Interest Until 2019 See The [...]

Trumps, Pence among guests at Mnuchin's wedding

Sunday  06:10,   25 june 2017
The Hill

President Trump was among the guests at Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's wedding Saturday night.Trump and first lady Melania were joined by Press Secretary Sean Spicer, Vice President Mike Pence, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner at[...]

Ivanka ordered to testify in dispute over shoe design

Sunday  05:35,   25 june 2017
The Hill

First daughter Ivanka Trump has been ordered by a judge to testify regarding a dispute with an Italian shoemaker, who has accused Trump of copying one of its shoe designs. "Ms. Trump's public statements regarding active and comprehensive brand[...]

Ivanka ordered to testify in dispute over shoe design

Sunday  05:35,   25 june 2017
The Hill

First daughter Ivanka Trump has been ordered by a judge to testify regarding a dispute with an Italian shoemaker, who has accused Trump of copying one of its shoe designs. "Ms. Trump's public statements regarding active and comprehensive brand[...]

Koch network withholding support of Senate health-care bill, pushing for changes

Sunday  04:06,   25 june 2017
MSN

“In all candor, we’ve been disappointed that movement is not more dramatic toward a full repeal or rollback (of the Affordable Care Act). But we’re not walking away,” said Tim Phillips, the president of Americans for Prosperity. “We still think[...]

Koch network withholding support of Senate health-care bill, pushing for changes

Sunday  04:06,   25 june 2017
MSN

“In all candor, we’ve been disappointed that movement is not more dramatic toward a full repeal or rollback (of the Affordable Care Act). But we’re not walking away,” said Tim Phillips, the president of Americans for Prosperity. “We still think[...]

Trump offers ‘warm greetings’ to Muslims celebrating religious holiday

Sunday  01:55,   25 june 2017
The Hill

The White House issued a statement Saturday greeting Muslims as they celebrate the holiday of Eid al-Fitr. "On behalf of the American people," President Trump said in the statement, "Melania and I send our warm greetings to Muslims as [...]

Trump offers ‘warm greetings’ to Muslims celebrating religious holiday

Sunday  01:55,   25 june 2017
The Hill

The White House issued a statement Saturday greeting Muslims as they celebrate the holiday of Eid al-Fitr. "On behalf of the American people," President Trump said in the statement, "Melania and I send our warm greetings to Muslims as [...]

Now in Washington, Melania Trump still no social butterfly

Sunday  01:35,   25 june 2017
Associated Press

Two weeks into her new life as a full-time Washingtonian, Melania Trump is staying true to her reputation as more homebody than social butterfly. Not that she hasn't been busy fulfilling her duties as first lady and first[...]