Protesters rally against GOP health care plan as DC prepares for vote
27 July, 2017, 00:38 | Author: Gregory Stephens
President Donald J. Trump unloaded on both Republicans and Democrats Monday.
It's unclear whether the new health bill will repeal the former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act without a replacement.
And Trump said legislation will continue to cover preexisting conditions and will devote "substantial resources" to combating opioid addictions, despite Democrats and health-care advocates arguing that it will not.
The approach was not flying with some Republicans. Conservatives like Rand Paul (R-Ky.) say it doesn't go far enough to dismantle Obamacare, formally known as the Affordable Care Act.
Two other women senators - Republicans Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Shelly Moore-Capito of West Virginia - have also spoken out against the Republican health care bill, though not with the same vehemence that Collins has displayed. "Sometimes I've wanted to win more for the sake of winning than to achieve a contested policy", he said.
Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME voted against opening debate.
"Behind me today, we have real American families", Trump said, "great families - I've spent a lot of time with them - who are suffering because seven years ago, a small group of politicians and special interests in Washington engineered a government takeover of health care".
As of last week, three Republican holdouts said they will vote no on Tuesday's so-called motion to proceed, which opens debate on the legislation. The gambit mirrors President Trump's determination to unravel his predecessor's signature legislative achievement regardless of the consequences.
McCain's best friend in the Senate Lindsey Graham of SC, and other colleagues who have spoken with McCain of late, said he has been itching to get back to the Senate, impatient to return to work.
The question is, what, exactly, will they be voting on?
The government said security was necessary to stop weapons being smuggled into the compound by Palestinians and Israeli-Arabs. The wave of violence has gripped Jerusalem after the Friday prayers, which in many places were held outside of mosques.
Matic's alleged move to Old Trafford fell on its face after Man United stole Chelsea's top summer target Romelu Lukaku . And Inter manager Luciano Spalletti revealed Perisic would take full part in his side's pre-season tour of the Far East.
As for the third-party front, the situation is slowly improving even though a few developers still seem hesitant to get on board. That means it's easy to squeeze in a round or two when you otherwise probably wouldn't have time to play another game .
A long-acting injectable antiretroviral therapy may be just as effective as a daily oral dose in treating HIV, a trial has shown. The child from MS was given treatment just a day after they were born and HIV remained undetectable until 27 months afterwards.
The Cowboys were not aware of Whitehead's arrest until the news was reported Monday. "I don't know what's going on". Running back Ezekiel Elliott was involved in an altercation on July 16 at a club in Dallas where a man was punched.
The Cavaliers are reportedly offering Rose a minimum contract for $2.1 million to join the defending Eastern Conference champions. The move gives the Cavs a decent player off the bench, but it could still not be enough for them to beat the Warriors .
Google is updating its Google app on Android and iOS to incorporate more machine learning-based personalization features . Instead, Google combines the most important news stories of the day with ones about topics you've previously searched.
As I predicted a bit ago, Bandai Namco has teamed up with other companies to bring more cross-over characters to Tekken 7 . Adding characters from a different franchise can attract their fans to your game.
Following the attack, the Israeli deputy ambassador remained in Cairo; 85 staff members and their families returned to Israel. An Israeli government official said talks were underway whether to evacuate the embassy staff, given the tensions in Jordan.
The number of unemployed, defined as workers without a job who actively sought one in the past month, dropped to 67,200 in June. Gedney speculates the department's numbers for mining and logging employment are likely being underestimated.
He announced the new press secretary to take over from Spicer, who resigned earlier on Friday, would be Sarah Sanders. From there, Trump promoted Huckabee Sanders, Spicer's deputy, to the role of press secretary.
Tensions High In Jerusalem Over Recent Escalation In Violence
Muslim leaders signaled earlier Sunday that they would reject any new proposal that leaves additional security measures in place. Israel made a decision to install the metal detectors after Arab-Israeli gunmen had shot two police officers dead.
JioPhone 4G officially launched, priced at INR 0
Jio is also giving a cable to connect with the TV as a special accessory to display the phone content on a bigger screen. Reliance Jio JioPhone will be available to users who pre-book it on a first-come, first-serve basis.
NY to DC in 29 minutes? It's time to get 'hyper'!
Musk said a trip from NY to Washington, which now takes about three hours by train, would take just 29 minutes under his plan. It consists of passenger (or car)-carrying pods that travel in a low-pressure tube.
Xiaomi's, Mi Max 2 launched in India today
By bringing something like Mi Max 2 to India, the company can sell the phones that Chinese consumers don't particularly want here. The Mi Max 2 comes with Android 7.1.1 out of the box and will be available in matte black with a fingerprint resistant coating.
Trump Seriously Considered Blowing Up the Iran Deal
White House officials also added that new financial sanctions on Tehran are being considered due to ballistic missile experiments. Just one month into his candidacy, he said the Iran deal "poses a direct national security threat".