Top Washington Republicans expressed more dismay Sunday about a recent clash outside a Turkish Embassy between non-violent protestors and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan security team but disagreed about the next step.
Sen. Thom Tillis collapsed during a Washington, D.C. race Wednesday morning and was taken away in an ambulance, but he later released a video proclaiming his health and eagerness to get back to work.
The White House and Senate Republicans differed Sunday over the next step on ObamaCare replacement, with Maine Sen. Susan Collins suggesting her chamber will shelve the recently passed House measure and “start from scratch.”
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has told Fox News’ “The First 100 Days” that the GOP’s use of the so-called “nuclear option” to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch is their response to the Democrats’ “breaking the rules of the Senate” in 2013.
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, a top conservative critic of Republicans’ ObamaCare overall plan, concluded his golf outing Sunday with President Trump by saying party members are “getting closer” on a compromise repeal plan and that he remains “very optimistic.”
On the final day of Senate hearings for President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, Democrats are weighing how to strike a deal with Republicans, as all signs point to confirmation.
Rep. Mark Meadows and Sens. Ted Cruz and Mike Lee, among congressional Republicans skeptical about the GOP’s ObamaCare replacement plan, met this weekend with key figures in President Trump’s effort to pass and sign the legislation.
Trump administration officials and other key Washington Republicans on Sunday downplayed the impact of the upcoming Congressional Budget Office report on the GOP’s ObamaCare replacement plan, suggesting the nonpartisan group has miscalculated before on such complex legislation.
Always the policy bridesmaid, tax reform once again is taking a back seat as Congress debates ObamaCare repeal legislation.
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price told Fox News’ “Hannity” Tuesday night that House Republicans’ bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare was the first step of a three-part process to implement the long-promised GOP tonic for the Affordable Car…