House Speaker Paul Ryan said that Republicans have a “moral obligation” to step in front of an Obamacare collapse and pass the American Health Care Act.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Sunday that Republicans’ ObamaCare replacement bill remains set for a final vote this week but acknowledged members are still “fine tuning” the measure.
Congress is like a computer system. Its constructs are binary — “0” and “1.” Yes and no.
House Republicans on Monday evening released the text of their long-awaited ObamaCare replacement bill, calling to eliminate the myriad taxes and penalties tied to the original legislation while still preserving certain patient protections.
House Republicans huddled this weekend to finish their ObamaCare replacement plan, while also trying to stanch criticism about a secretive and stalled process.
A North Carolina congressman is calling for a probe into a $418 million contract between Kenya and a major U.S. defense contractor announced by the State Department on President Obama’s last day in office — a deal the lawmaker claims reeks of cronyism.
Rep. Mark Walker, R-N.C., said Monday that he could not get behind the Republican’s current plan to repeal and replace ObamaCare.
Congressional lawmakers begin returning to Washington on Monday after a tense week-long recess in which Republicans got an earful about ObamaCare and other issues and ahead of President Trump’s first speech to a joint session of Congress.
House Speaker Paul Ryan doesn’t speak French. He studied German at Miami University in Ohio. The Wisconsin Republican describes himself as a “bad” hockey player, too, sustaining a nasty scar that required stitches after getting clipped while involved in a pickup game in college.
House lawmakers are being told by law enforcement to maintain “enhanced security awareness” as they return to their home districts for a week — following several raucous town hall meeting in which congressional Republicans were ripped over plans to dismantle ObamaCare and other GOP initiatives.