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bill, senate, health

Dem Senator: Senate GOP health care bill...

Oregon Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley joins MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace in for Brian Williams to discuss his major concerns with the health care bill released by Senate Democrats. Latest Headlines Latest Headlines 6/22/2017 11:19pm

The New Senate Republican Bill Will Transform American Health Care

The hotly-anticipated Senate Republican health care bill came out on Thursday morning. The airwaves quickly filled up with predictable talking points from both sides. But once the dust settles, it will emerge that the Senate bill will have far-rea...

Forbes Real Time Forbes Real Time 6/23/2017 2:20am

Senate Health Bill Provides A Safety Net And Needed Reforms

Senate bill meets a four-part test of providing a safety net for people at risk of losing their ObamaCare coverage, reforming Medicaid, giving more power to states to oversee coverage, and creating a new platform for more choices in health insurance.

Forbes Real Time Forbes Real Time 6/22/2017 5:09pm
care, health, bill

“Fundamental Meanness”

President Obama posted a heartfelt plea on Facebook asking legislators to rethink their support of the heinous Trumpcare bill and encouraging citizens to speak out. An excerpt: I recognize that repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act has become a core tenet of the Republican Party. Still, I hope that our Senators, many of whom […]

Balloon Juice Balloon Juice 6/22/2017 6:00pm
citizens, offer, may

Prime Minister May offer: EU citizens can stay in UK

In a Brexit divorce deal offering, British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday said European Union citizens would be allowed to stay in the United Kingdom after the country leaves the EU. - RSS Channel - RSS Channel 6/22/2017 5:37pm
mallory, information, secret

US defense contractor caught with $16,500 in luggage is charged with spying for China

Kevin Mallory accused of selling classified documents to Chinese intelligence agents on trips to Shanghai in March and AprilA US defense contractor and former State Department security officer who was found with $16,500 in his luggage has been arrested by American counterintelligence officials and charged with spying for China.The Justice Department said Kevin Mallory of Leesburg, Virginia had ...

World news | The Guardian World news | The Guardian 6/22/2017 9:03pm
qatar, list, countries

Qatar gets list of demands to end Gulf crisis: Close Al-Jazeera, cut ties to Iran

Kuwait has given Qatar a list of demands from Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations that includes shutting down Al-Jazeera and cutting diplomatic ties to Iran. That's according to a list obtained by The Associated Press from one of the countries involved in the dispute. The document says Qatar has...

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