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PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP announced Friday that a deal has been reached to reopen the government for three weeks. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/AL DRAGO

Trump unveils agreement to reopen government for 3 weeks

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump announced a deal to reopen the government for three weeks, ending a 35-day partial shutdown touched off by...
The House of Representatives voted 217-213 to pass The American Health Care Act that would repeal the American Care Act, known as Obamacare, sending the bill to the Senate, / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

House passes Obamacare repeal in razor-thin Republican victory

WASHINGTON - House Republicans mustered just enough votes to pass their health-care bill Thursday, salvaging what at times appeared to be a doomed mission...

After GOP health failure, next battle could shut down government

WASHINGTON - Republican leaders are eager to avoid a government shutdown but the demise of their Obamacare repeal could leave some conservatives spoiling for...
PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP, left, and House Speaker Paul Ryan, on right. Ryan called off the vote that Trump had demanded he hold Friday on the health-care bill after visiting the president at the White House, according to a senior leadership aide. / BLOOMBERG NEWS PHOTO

GOP cancels health care vote as House Republicans balk at bill

WASHINGTON - Republicans scrapped a vote on the embattled health care bill Friday as a growing number of Republicans declared they opposed the latest...
PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP has called for a Friday vote in the House of Representatives on the current version of the American Health Care Act, but it is unclear if the Republican caucus has enough votes to make it through a vote. / COURTESY BLOOMBERG NEWS

Trump digs in heels on gambit for GOP to vote on...

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration doubled down on its demand that House Republican leaders hold a vote Friday on their embattled health care bill...

New England Republicans face near-extinction in Trump backlash

WASHINGTON - New England’s shrinking Republican delegation in Congress is moving toward the brink of political extinction in November with Donald Trump at the...

Democrats end marathon sit-in as Ryan rejects calls for gun vote

WASHINGTON - Democrats closed out a marathon sit-in on the U.S. House floor Thursday afternoon after 25 hours of emotionally charged speeches demanding action...

House passes three-month highway bill without Ex-Im renewal

WASHINGTON - The U.S. House passed a three-month highway funding bill as members prepare to leave for an August recess without considering a long-term...

Republicans left with few options on Obamacare after court rules

WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans acknowledged their options are limited in replacing Obamacare though they vowed that the U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding federal subsidies...

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